tink82071
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windows xp

can i upgrade my windows 2000 to window xp? if so how?
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Kordai
1 Copper

Re: windows xp

what kind of computer do you have do your computer meet xp req.
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tink82071
1 Copper

Re: windows xp

i have a dell p3 gx150
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helmecj01
4 Germanium

Re: windows xp

hi

you need some drives for windows xp

http://support.euro.dell.com/support/downloads/index.aspx?c=uk&clearsystem=true&cs=ukdhs1&l=en&s=dhs#en#uk

Windows XP Professional System Requirements
Published: August 24, 2001
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Get Windows XP Professional on a New Computer
Order from one of several computer manufacturers.
Here's What You Need to Use Windows XP Professional


PC with 300 megahertz or higher processor clock speed recommended; 233 MHz minimum required (single or dual processor system);* Intel Pentium/Celeron family, or AMD K6/Athlon/Duron family, or compatible processor recommended


128 megabytes (MB) of RAM or higher recommended (64 MB minimum supported; may limit performance and some features)


1.5 gigabytes (GB) of available hard disk space*


Super VGA (800 x 600) or higher-resolution video adapter and monitor


CD-ROM or DVD drive


Keyboard and Microsoft Mouse or compatible pointing device
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Additional Items or Services Required to Use Certain Windows XP Features


For Internet access:


Some Internet functionality may require Internet access, a Microsoft .NET Passport account, and payment of a separate fee to a service provider; local and/or long-distance telephone toll charges may apply


14.4 kilobits per second (Kbps) or higher-speed modem


For networking:


Network adapter appropriate for the type of local-area, wide-area, wireless, or home network you wish to connect to, and access to an appropriate network infrastructure; access to third-party networks may require additional charges


For instant messaging, voice and videoconferencing, and application sharing, both parties need:


Microsoft .NET Passport account and Internet access or Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server instant messaging account and network access (some configurations may require download of additional components)


For voice and videoconferencing, both parties also need:


33.6 Kbps or higher-speed modem, or a network connection


Microphone and sound card with speakers or headset


For videoconferencing, both parties also need:


Video conferencing camera


Windows XP


For application sharing, both parties also need:


33.6 Kbps or higher-speed modem, or a network connection


Windows XP


For remote assistance:


Both parties must be running Windows XP and be connected by a network


For remote desktop:


A Windows 95 or later–based computer, and the two machines must be connected by a network


For sound:


Sound card and speakers or headphones


For DVD video playback:


DVD drive and DVD decoder card or DVD decoder software


8 MB of video RAM


For Windows Movie Maker:


Video capture feature requires appropriate digital or analog video capture device


400 MHz or higher processor for digital video camera capture

* Actual requirements will vary based on your system configuration and the applications and features you choose to install. Additional available hard disk space may be required if you are installing over a network.

from Chris

 

Dell Dimension 1100
Microsoft Windows XP Home SP3
2GB of Ram
Nvidia Geforce FX 5200 256MB
Intel Celeron CPU 2.53GHz
Dell E196FP
HDD WDC WD800BB-75JHCO 80GB C:
HDD Samsung SV2042H 20GB F:
TSSTcorp CDRWDVD TS-H492C 😧
LITE-ON DVDRW LDW-851S E:
Linksys Wireless-G WUSB54GS With SpeedBooster
Logitech Cordless Desktop EX 90
Mozilla Firefox 3.5.6

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2007

 


My Security Software
Avanquest SystemSuite 9 Professional
Windows Defender

 

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helmecj01
4 Germanium

Re: windows xp

Windows XP Home Edition System Requirements
Published: August 24, 2001
Buy Today

Get Windows XP Home Edition on a New Computer
Order from one of several manufacturers.
Here's What You Need to Use Windows XP Home Edition


PC with 300 megahertz (MHz) or higher processor clock speed recommended; 233-MHz minimum required;* Intel Pentium/Celeron family, AMD K6/Athlon/Duron family, or compatible processor recommended


128 megabytes (MB) of RAM or higher recommended (64 MB minimum supported; may limit performance and some features)


1.5 gigabyte (GB) of available hard disk space.*


Super VGA (800 × 600) or higher resolution video adapter and monitor


CD-ROM or DVD drive


Keyboard and Microsoft Mouse or compatible pointing device
Top of pageTop of page
Additional Items or Services Required to Use Certain Windows XP Features


For Internet access:


Some Internet functionality may require Internet access, a Microsoft. NET Passport account, and payment of a separate fee to a service provider; local and/or long-distance telephone toll charges may apply


14.4 Kbps or higher-speed modem


For networking:


Network adapter appropriate for the type of local-area, wide-area, wireless, or home network you wish to connect to, and access to an appropriate network infrastructure; access to third-party networks may require additional charges


For instant messaging, voice and video conferencing, and application sharing, both parties need:


Microsoft .NET Passport account and Internet access


For voice and video conferencing, both parties also need:


33.6 Kbps or higher-speed modem, or a network connection


Microphone and sound card with speakers or headset


For video conferencing, both parties also need:


Video conferencing camera


Windows XP


For application sharing, both parties also need:


33.6 Kbps or higher-speed modem, or a network connection


Windows XP


For remote assistance:


Both parties must be running Windows XP and be connected by a network


For sound:


Sound card and speakers or headphones


For DVD video playback:


DVD drive and DVD decoder card or DVD decoder software


8 MB of video RAM


For Windows Movie Maker:


Video capture feature requires appropriate digital or analog video capture device


400-MHz or higher processor for digital video camera capture

* Actual requirements will vary based on your system configuration and the applications and features you choose to install. Additional available hard-disk space may be required if you are installing over a network.

from Chris

 

Dell Dimension 1100
Microsoft Windows XP Home SP3
2GB of Ram
Nvidia Geforce FX 5200 256MB
Intel Celeron CPU 2.53GHz
Dell E196FP
HDD WDC WD800BB-75JHCO 80GB C:
HDD Samsung SV2042H 20GB F:
TSSTcorp CDRWDVD TS-H492C 😧
LITE-ON DVDRW LDW-851S E:
Linksys Wireless-G WUSB54GS With SpeedBooster
Logitech Cordless Desktop EX 90
Mozilla Firefox 3.5.6

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2007

 


My Security Software
Avanquest SystemSuite 9 Professional
Windows Defender

 

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jmwills
5 Osmium

Re: windows xp

XPXP2 will laod all the drivers needed for a GX150.  No other system drivers will be needed.
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Re: windows xp

yes u can but u should have a pentinum 2 or higher procesor for best performance
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