What are the three stages of the vista start up process?
Windows Boot Manager (bootmgr)File,Windows boot loader (winload.exe)File and the Boot Configuration Data (BCD) File
You have to create at least one more partition for Vista. If you install Vista on the partition where XP is installed Vista will delete XP. To avoid such problem you have to have one more partition. When you do that just start the Vista installation process from XP and choose just created partition for Vista.
It is a very easy process. Hold down control (ctrl) then alternate (alt) then delete (delete). and then when the screen changes go towards the bottom to find "Start Task Manager, and click it. I don't use Vista anymore, I use Windows 7 so i don't know exactly what it should say on Windows Vista, but I remember that the process was the same.
Which three settings are available to personalize the appearance of the desktop on a Windows Vista computer?
When a computer boots from Windows Vista disc which three functions are performed if the custom option is selected?
How do you erase your hard drive I have Windows Vista on a HP laptop. There were no disks or anything vista was already loaded up. I don't want to lose vista I just want to start from scratch.?
Just insert your Vista DVD and start installation from Windows Xp, choose new installation and choose that hard drive where to want to install Vista (your second hard drive). Vista will make all required jobs including boot screen to choose which OS to boot. Before you start, please, bakc up all your data from your hard drive(s).
Vista is not a computer, vista is an Operating System. Vista has nothing to do with where the reset button is. If you click on the Start button (normally in the bottom-left corner of the screen), there should be on option there that says 'Restart' or 'Shutdown.' Clicking on the little arrow next to the button and selecting the 'Restart' option will reset your computer.