|16 Dec 2012||#1|
| || |
Windows VPC, Uninstall unactivated XP, Acronis copy
Ok, I just remembered VPC only gives me about 130 GB of space, and my question involves a larger backup.
However, I installed Windows VPC to my Win 7 Home Premium laptop. I can't get the free copy of Win XP activated, so within 30 days I have to get that uninstalled. How do I uninstall my unactivated copy of XP from Win VPC?
I also have an Acronis backup from my semi-defunct XP machine and wouldn't mind putting some of that on Win VPC. Is there a way to do that? Like over-install on top of my unactivated Win XP? Yeah, yeah, it might not like my Dell code for XP.
My last choice is to break out a retail copy of Win XP from my closet and hope Win 8 can support Win VPC on a second HDD & support Win XP in Win VPC. I really need a lot more than 130 GB, that's so 2001!
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Windows VPC, Uninstall unactivated XP, Acronis copy|
|Acronis copy lockup||Backup and Restore|
|transfer data through windows 7 by copy and paste perfect copy?||Hardware & Devices|
|broken backup in control panel win7 64b after uninstall acronis 12plus||Backup and Restore|
|Ubuntu unactivated Windows?||Windows Updates & Activation|
|Acronis users - Upgrade to Acronis Home 2011||Backup and Restore|
|Windows Vista (unactivated) to Windows 7 Via Upgrade?||Installation & Setup|
|can unactivated RTM be activated by retail upgrade key?||General Discussion|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:18 AM.