How to format the system? [Closed]

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Hello,
I am new to computer,I have a system loaded with windows-7.I want to format the system and in place of windows-7 want to install XP. How to do and what precautions should be taken



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Hi Virendra Jasani,

When downgrading from Windows 7 to Windows XP, problems can occur if the hard disk is a SATA disk drive. The Windows XP operating system does not recognize SATA hard drives. A SATA driver needs to be installed manually. There are software available such as NLite that customizes the Windows XP so that it can recognize a SATA disk drive and install on it. For more details please check the below mentioned link:

https://ccm.net/faq/2370-downgrade-from-windows-vista-to-xp-hdd-s-ata-not-recognized

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