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Windows 7: From windows XP to Windows 7

07 Oct 2014   #1
focan

windows 7 home premium 32bit
 
 
From windows XP to Windows 7

Hello,

I have in my computer Windows XP and I want to make a format in order to instal Windows 7.

My system charasteristics are:
Inter(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.40GHz 3,40GHz, 2,00GM RAMc

Do you believe it is possibe to make it without any problem or i.e. stack the Windows when I use them?

Thank you.


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07 Oct 2014   #2
fireberd

Windows 10 64 bit
 
 

The CPU would appear to be able to handle Win 7. With only 2GB of RAM you are at a bare minimum and assuming the motherboard and other hardware are compatible you should only consider the 32 bit version.

I have no idea what "stack the Windows" refers to .
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07 Oct 2014   #3
gregrocker

 

Are you referring to doing a Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and XP ? Everything is in the blue link.

Otherwise during the booted Clean Install Windows 7 be sure to delete all partitions using the Drive Options pictured in Steps 7 and 8, Create and Format a New partition(s) as desired, or just click Next to let the installer do it for you.

Other tips are the same as here to achieve a perfect install and keep it that way: Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7
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