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danilo
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downgrade to xp

hi! I've bought a notebook dv5-1203em with Windows Vista Home Premium O.S. and I want to downgrade to Windows XP 64 bit. It is possible? And what's about warantee?

 

Thank you in advance.

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Rakhmad
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Re: downgrade to xp

Have you read the sticky post regarding XP downgrade issue?, here

I recommend you to use XP-32bit, even for XP 32bit your model is still difficult to downgrade especially for beginner users.

 

You'll only have memory allocation advantage using XP64bit nothing else.

However, its do able but difficult to find the whole drivers.

 

BTW, I can not find any stores in my area that still selling XP-64bit.

 

Good luck.

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Pavilion DV2922TX, XP-SP3 32bit, Intel T5750 2.0Ghz, Nvidia Geforce 8400M GS with 128MB, 4GB 667 DDR2, 250GB HDD
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danilo
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Re: downgrade to xp

I know that it can be difficult to try the drivers, but Xp 32 bit didn't support 4 Gb RAM... That's why I want to use the 64 bit edition.

Have you any other solution?

 

Thanks!

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Rakhmad
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Re: downgrade to xp

Nope, good luck.
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Pavilion DV2922TX, XP-SP3 32bit, Intel T5750 2.0Ghz, Nvidia Geforce 8400M GS with 128MB, 4GB 667 DDR2, 250GB HDD
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