Re: Installing Windows XP over Windows 98
I would do a Dual Boot if you have room on your hard drive. You can
always remove Win98 after XP is installed. Do a
System Compatibility Check also. Otherwise put the files on a CD if
you have a Burner.
"Carib" <Carib@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
>I just received Windows XP full version (not upgrade) as a gift. I'm
> Windows 98 right now and want to know if I can save some files & programs
> do I lose everything upon installation. I understand that if this was the
> upgrade version I could transfer what I wanted to XP, but what about the
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