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Windows 7: Downgrade From Win7 Issues

22 Feb 2016   #11
danutzursc

windows 7 / 64bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
I'm guessing that unit doesn't have an optical drive in it? Buy or borrow a USB optical drive, burn an XP CD, and install from the CD. I have never been able to install XP from a thumb drive. I've tried many times and it always ended in some weird error message, or just wouldn't boot from the thumb drive in the first place. It was a total exercise in frustration for me. Booting from a CD in a USB DVD drive worked fine though.
Ok. I will try this one. I was wondering about getting an external drive..
I will keep you updated.


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