Is there a way to do a dual-boot with windows xp and ms-dos as in installing ms-dos without effecting your computer that has windows xp is there a way to do that?
It's possible, you have to correct boot.ini file and copy DOS loader and DOS system on your hard drive.
Windows xp installed in your PC but now not show destop directly open your computer if you start the computer?
Yes, you can remove a hard drive from an older computer, place it in a new computer, and format it. Simply formatting it will leave it with no operating system, and thus useless in the Windows 98 computer. Installing Windows 98 to the drive from in your new computer may be difficult if your computer exceeds 512 MB of RAM, or if you use a SATA CD/DVD drive. Installing Windows XP to the drive might…
Installing any pirated software leaves you at risk of prosecution and the seizure of your computers (depending on your location). Installing any version of Windows (legitimate or otherwise) on a Mac means that it is liable to be infected with the thousands of viruses that exploit the Windows operating system. A pirated version of Windows may well include code that will be exploiting and compromising your computer.
When installing a shared printer on a windows 9x PC where the host computer is also a windows 9x PC you must first share the folder?
How do you install windows 98 after installing windows NT.i formatted using winNT CD.and then tried installing win98. but the computer does not take in windows 98it gets restarted while checking file?
Is it possible to install a USB device in a Windows 7 computer when you can only obtain Windows 98 drivers for the device?
When you were installing windows 7 home premium on to your new computer it crashed now it says 'bootmgr is missing' help?
If you have windows already in your computer then the window that you think is asking to install the windows might be of installing the updates or other functions about it. and if it is only asking to install windows then it is possible that might be virus messages to do not press or anything once run a system scan with an anti virus software.
What file system do you use if you are installing Windows xp as a dual boot with windows 9x me windows NT Windows 2000?
If you are installing windows XP with Windows 9x or me than the I would recommend you to use FAT32 as if you use NTFS than you wont be able to access Windows XP with NTFS partition. If you are installing Windows XP with Windows NT or Windows 2000 than you can use any partition type. But I would recommend to use NTFS.
Nothing is missing you just need to reinstall windows completely again. Follow these steps while installing windows. Just connect the CD Drive and a hard disk in which you want to install windows. Turn on computer and Insert CD in CD Drive.Computer will automatically detect boot from CD. If the boot is not selected then select Boot from CD. Install windows using installation wizard. Turn off Computer and then connect all drives in correct ports…
It is a CD the has some form of Linux, an operating system for your computer (Microsoft Windows is an operating system). There are CDs of Linux that are just used to install Linux, or there are LiveCDs that you just put in and reboot. Linux will be running without effecting the rest of the computer.
What is different between a 32-bit version of Windows 7 and a 64-bit version of Windows 7 when trying to install drivers?
The only difference comes at when you are getting the drivers. While installing 32-bit drivers to a 64-bit computer, the installation might be successful. However, when installing 64-bit drivers to a 32-bit computer, the drivers will not install. But it is good to get drivers that match your computer bit system.
A good way to format your computer, is to insert a Windows Install Disc/System Recovery disc(s). And run the setup, which will, if chosen, format the harddrive while installing a clean copy of Windows. Another way, if you're looking to only format a HDD or partition which isn't where windows is installed, go to "Computer" or "My Computer" and right click the appropriate storage device, then select "Format".
Can you retrieve data from a hard drive with Windows XP on it by installing it in a Windows ME computer?
To install more than one operating system on a computer, it is best to start with the oldest first. For example, if you are installing Windows 98 and Windows XP on a computer, install the Windows 98 first. Put the installations on separate partitions. This will prevent conflicts between the two. Once you have installed the second operating system you will find that each time you start your computer, you are given the option of…
According to microsoft.com, you need 1.5GB of free space for Windows XP Professional. If you're installing Service Pack 2, you should have at least 1.5GB more space, and an additional 1.75GB if installing Service Pack 3. I can say that my XP Pro SP3 installation currently requires 3.13GB for the WINDOWS folder.
Does Windows XP require an activation key to be entered within 3 months of installing the software or first use to avoid piracy?
Windows XP requires a product key in order to activate Windows the Activation system unlocks Windows on your computer Windows product key can only be used one machine Microsoft guidelines guys i didn't make the rules in the Microsoft Windows Eula it states the product may only be used on one computer
Answer: Yes, and it's called Dualbooting. The steps to create a dualboot system with WindowsXP, Vista and/or Windows7 are too detailed to list here, but here are the basic steps. First you need to divide the hard drive into two logical sectors (sections) 1. Using the Windows Disk management program, shrink the original partition 2. Create a new partition large enough to install the second Windows OS 3. Insert the Windows CD which you intend…