Windows XP install error

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MattSSS
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- Mar 24, 2009 at 11:14 AM
MattSSS
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- Mar 25, 2009 at 09:00 PM
Hello, I recently tried to reformat my home computer using windows xp professional. Once I got through most of the setup and was prompted to enter my product key i realized i had lost it. I bought i copy of windows xp home edition service pack 3 so that i would now have a copy i could provide a product key for when prompted. My problem is that my computer is stuck in the original setup for the professional edition and keeps telling me that there is a setup error when i try to boot from the home edition cd. Any help would be greatly apprectiated.

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Mar 25, 2009 at 02:28 AM
hi,
try to put your hard disk as slave in another computer and format it.
then put it in your computer to install windows on it.
this should work.
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Mar 25, 2009 at 09:00 PM
Worked wonderfully! thanks so much!
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