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Originally Posted by Ross1308 View Post
Like i said, just do a repair install, it removes all the hardware drivrs of your hard drive.

To do this:
1) Take old Mobo Out
2) Put new mobo in
3) Boot from windows disc
4) Repair install
5) go to windows normally install al new drivers

and you will have no trouble at all
sounds like the best way to do it, good luck
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If you get stuck doing i or come across trouble with it, just PM me and ill be glad to help
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If you get stuck doing i or come across trouble with it, just PM me and ill be glad to help
Oh thx
But im dual booting with Vista and XP, so is it the same? im going to pop in the XP cd in first, and after that the Vista? OR?
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post #14 of 17
due to driver issues i'd uninstall, but you could possibly get by without
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Damn!
Cant find my XP cd
My friend brought his, my XP is in Danish language, but his CD is in English, can I still Repair?
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post #16 of 17
probably, just be sure to use a program to recover your unique cdkey
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probably, just be sure to use a program to recover your unique cdkey
Got my CD-key
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