Install XP HDD in a once vista machine

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larry - Jun 22, 2011 at 05:23 PM
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- Jun 22, 2011 at 05:40 PM
Hello,

I have a Vista machine with no HDD. Can I install a fully loaded XP HDD

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Jun 22, 2011 at 05:40 PM
NO.

When you install Windows it customizes itself to the hardware it finds on the motherboard. Most likely your MB chipsets are generations apart and XP will not boot.

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