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Downgrade Acer Aspire 5742 to XP

To start with: yes, I know Microsoft will stop supporting XP in the near-future. I just NEED a machine running it. I have an Acer Aspire 5742 which I've downgraded by cleaning the partitions to ...
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How to get back to Windows 7 after downgrade to XP

I used the CD that came with my old laptop to wipe all data and reinstall Windows. To my horror, the CD installed Windows XP instead of Windows 7 !!! How can I get back to Windows 7 ? I still have ...
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How to downgrade Windows 7 to XP?

I have a small laptop with Windows 7 64-bit installed (no CD ROM drive). I have the installation files of Windows XP on a USB flash drive but it's not bootable. I want to remove Windows 7 completely ...
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reinstall and XP downgrade rights

I have to reinstall a system that originally (at time of purchase) exercised the XP downgrade right. But the COA sticker only has a product key for Vista Business. What key should I use to ...
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Problem in downgrading from Vista to WinXP

I have an HP laptop (HP Pavilion DV 2000) with MS Vista 64 bit. I want to downgrade to Windows XP. I have a valid 32 bit Windows XP bootable CD. When I try to insert it and format the system, it runs ...
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Uninstall Internet Explorer 7/downgrade to Internet Explorer 6 in Windows XP SP3

How do I uninstall Internet Explorer 7 from Windows XP SP3 to change it to Internet Explorer 6? I can't find a good resource for doing so.
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Would Windows XP provide better performance than Windows 7 on Intel Atom Z520?

I've bought a netbook Asus Eee 1101HA with Intel Atom Z520 1,33GHz and Windows 7. Even though it is used for basic things (web browsing and simple photo edition in Picasa), its performance is ...
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Benefits of downgrading to Windows XP

I am on currently on Windows Vista but I'm thinking of downgrading to Windows XP in the hopes that my PC will run a bit faster. will I see a performance benefit from the downgrade? Also, will I still ...
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How do you install Windows XP on an HP G60-535DX?

The HP G60-535DX is a nice and cheap notebook that ships with Windows 7 Home Premium. Unfortunately, the hardware for which I bought this notebook is not yet Windows 7 compatible, so an XP downgrade ...