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Windows 7: How to remove XP safely

13 Jul 2011   #11

windows 7 ultmate 32bit

Because I do not use it any more and maybe my computer would work faster without the xp

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13 Jul 2011   #12

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by seavixen32 View Post
Looking at your disk management layout Gwynneth, you can't be dual-booting because you only have a recovery partition (D) and a Windows partition (C).

I'm assuming that what your friend did was upgrade your computer from Windows XP to Windows 7.
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Gwynneth View Post
Hi i think i have done this right my computer is HP pavilion
You do not have Win XP install.
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13 Jul 2011   #13

windows 7 ultmate 32bit

ok thank you for you help bye for now
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13 Jul 2011   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

You're very welcome.
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