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Honor Student
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Member Since: ‎09-22-2011
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INSTALLING WINDOWS XP IN PAVILION G6

HI FRIENDS ....

 

PLZ SUJJEST ME TO INSTALL WIN XP IN MY LAPTOP BECAUSE I M NOT ABLE TO INSTALL IT ..

 

 

MY PROGRAMMING SOFTWERS DOES NOT WORK IN WIN 7, SO I WILL HAVE TO INSTALL XP..... PLZ SOME ONE HELP ME

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Dean
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Re: INSTALLING WINDOWS XP IN PAVILION G6

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I would leave Windows 7 on there and then use Virtualbox to run XP in a virtual machine,

http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Guest_OSes

 

If you have Windows 7 Pro or Ultimate you can install XP mode from Microsoft.

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/virtual-pc/download.aspx

 

 

It is getting very difficult to install XP on modern hardware, drivers are not supported for XP and newer hardware.

 

Honor Student
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Member Since: ‎09-22-2011
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Re: INSTALLING WINDOWS XP IN PAVILION G6

so what is the soloution, i have windows 7 home basic installed in my laptop

 

 

 

 so tell me the procisser of installing windoes xp in my laptop

 

 

tnx

 

Student
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Member Since: ‎10-24-2012
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Re: INSTALLING WINDOWS XP IN PAVILION G6

i have hp g6-1318ax  laptop and win 7 is installed on it. i just want to know how i install xp on it . plz help me it is required for some of the very important softwares  of mine.

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