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  • hi im having trouble i installed XP on my laptop witch didnt partition for some reason because i also have Vista Basic on my laptop witch wont boot up anymore if you can help me how to get it to boot it be a great help and now back to the point i got a 30 day trail thing on XP and my product key on the bottom of my laptop didnt validate my copy of XP how can i get this to work any info on the two following would be a great help

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    Simon
    Sunday, April 20, 2008 4:05 PM

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  • The product key affixed to your laptop will only work with the Windows operating system it originally came with.  If your computer came preinstalled with Windows Vista Basic, then it will only work with Windows Vista Basic.

     

    Sunday, April 20, 2008 4:13 PM
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  • yer it came pre installed with vista basic is there a way were i can boot up vista again i got 2 hard drives and vista is installed on drive C: and xp is on drive D: is there a way were i can boot witch operating system i want to boot?
    Sunday, April 20, 2008 4:17 PM
  • Download and install VistaBootPro:
    http://www.vistabootpro.org/

    Sunday, April 20, 2008 6:46 PM
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