Win XP over Win98 se

  Dekka123 16:56 22 Aug 03

Is it possible to install Windows XP over Windows 98se and if so what if any are the pitfalls, Is it possible to load them side by side. I have a 40 gb external hard drive could I install xp onto that. Be grateful of any sugestions

  Southernboy 17:02 22 Aug 03

that your PC meets the XP requirements?

Be careful. When I moved from W98SE to XP it rendered all my software and hardware peripherals obsolete. I had to upgrade to later versions of software and will have to buy a new printer and scanner.

Personally, I don't like XP but, that apart, I do suggest you research it thoroughly before you upgrade. Do you REALLY need XP?

  User-312386 17:12 22 Aug 03

yes you can install them side by side, by having a dual boot system

  Dekka123 17:14 22 Aug 03

Thans very much southernboy you have convinced me. I wont bother. I was doubtfull whether I actually needed XP now I know I dont. Thanks again

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