Windows XP installation on Dell Inspiron 14R 5420 RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hello Community,

    Can anyone tell me whether i can install (another partition) Windows XP on Dell Inspiron 14R 5420 which has WIndows 8 pre-installed?

    Following are the notebook details:

    Processor Core i3 (3rd Generation) 3110M
    Chipset Intel HM77 Express
    System Memory 2 GB DDR3
    Operating System Windows 8
    Architecture 64-bit
    Graphic Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000
    Wireless WAN Dell Wireless 1704 802.11n

    Thanks & Regards

         Prasad V Joshi

    Sunday, December 16, 2012 12:27 PM


All replies

  • Please repost your inquiry in the more appropriate Microsoft Windows Community Forum.  Thank you!

    Carey Frisch

    Sunday, December 16, 2012 5:26 PM
  • Just to add to Carey's comments, I suspect that it would be VERY inlikely for this machine to have proper drivers available for Windows XP - you should check on the manufaturer's website to see.

    Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi | CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth

    Sunday, December 16, 2012 9:31 PM
  • Hi  Prasad V Joshi,

    did you manage to install windows XP in your inspiron 14R?

    Im currently trying to do the same thing as well, but failed it went into BSOD.

    Friday, August 2, 2013 12:58 AM