RE: Upgrading to XP Pro



DatCat
07-09-2005, 09:10 PM
"RJ" wrote:

> I have a registered copy of Win98SE and would like to migrate to WindowsXP
> Pro. If I want to minimize the effort to make this transistion, what are my
> best bets? Can I buy the upgrade version, or can I also upgrade using a
> full featured version? Or does the full featured version mean I will have
> to pretty much wipe out my harddrive and then start from scratch. Also, I
> see many folks selling OEM versions, versus with or without the COE....isn't
> the COE required before the program will be able to be registered, and
> doesn't XP require registration before it will function?
>
> Anyway, trying to sort thru my installation concerns and purchase options
> (seem to be as many of those as Carter has pills). I don't mind saving
> money, but I'd also like to be legal in the process.
>
> TIA,
>
> Rob
>
>
> Dont Worry you can upgrade .. but do a new install.. don't format drive install in the same partition. if that is a 32bit partition


RE: Upgrading to XP Pro