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Windows 7: XP Pro to Windows 7

23 Oct 2009   #21
Mark Phelps

Win7 Pro 32-bit, Win8 Pro 32-bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by KWR44 View Post
So what you are saying is that if I have XP installed on a drive and do a custom insatll (Clean) windows 7 will create a separate partition for itself and leave the XP in an old partition?? If I want to only have Windows 7 I should do a full version and start from the new formatted disk??

Clean installs are generally best, but if you're feeling adventurous and don't mind spending a few bucks (and can make a full image backup of your XP partition in case anything goes wrong) ... you might want to take a look at my other post regarding Lapink's XP-to-7 Upgrade product:

Upgrading from XP

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 XP Pro to Windows 7

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