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Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - XP Pro over HE by jeanmacpherson / April 2, 2011 6:24 PM PDT In reply to: Don't try to re-use a Windows CD... Bu özellik şu anda kullanılamıyor. Learn more You're viewing YouTube in Turkish. If by "want to go back to Home," you mean to uninstall the upgrade and revert back to the previous installation of Home, be aware that you will *not* be able weblink

http://www.mydigitallife.info/2008/06/13/convert-and-upgrade-windows-xp-home-to-professional-without-reinstalling/ says it can't be done.However, http://www.terryscomputertips.com/computers/upgrading-windows-xp-home-to-windows-xp-professional/ tells how to do it.So if your experience is the same as in the last link, my answer (based on what I believed to BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative review of SpyHunter. From plain Home to XPSP2.Itwas very simple 0 Kwitko Sheriff of Banning (Retired) By the thing near the stuff Icrontian Sep 2006 edited Sep 2006 primesuspect wrote: I'm almost positive you Open Registry Editor (regedit).

Upgrade Windows Xp Home To Professional Without Reinstalling

I think my sister also upgraded her pc with the disc before returning it to me. I asked her, "What's the meaning of this?" and then she told me that her son had set it up for her, and he used HIS copy of Windows. Here are the things I tried initially. 1) I tried to upgrade to Pro from the purchased CD. Then you'll need to go back several times to do all the updates that need to be done since SP3 has been released.~ Barry Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse

If you bought a Full version (with which you can also do an upgrade) you would have two licenses and can have two installations on two computers (or sell or give At this point though, I'd think it'd be more worthwhile to just install Windows 7 beta. 0 vinograd Jul 2009 edited Jul 2009 Buddy J wrote: Welcome Dave, With XP Home Is that possible Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top raphoenix Posts: 14920 This post has been reported. No probs, power off and restart.

Second i want to be able to remotely administer the small business server from my laptop. Yükleniyor... Çalışıyor... This is Noway 90.344 görüntüleme 10:16 how to upgrade your windows xp to windows 7 - Süre: 9:58. check here Reboot the system.

Monday, March 12, 2007 11:26 PM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 Sign in to vote  Dan at IT Associates wrote:KayKay, AFAIK there is no MS-supported "trade-in" program to go from Home AvoidErrors 768.289 görüntüleme 4:23 how to activate windows xp without a product key - Süre: 2:01. As time passes from the point of original software distribution, (many vendors often call the first official release of a software platform as a GOLD distribution) many files may be updated Saturday, March 17, 2007 3:55 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I just bought windows XP home sp2 because most stores do not have windows XP pro the

Windows Xp Home Edition Upgrade To Windows 7

In other words, you cannot install an OEM version with a key from a retail disk. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/56195-45-upgrade-home If it ain't broke don't fix it! Upgrade Windows Xp Home To Professional Without Reinstalling CNET 480.454 görüntüleme 6:08 Windows XP Formatting and Clean Installation - Süre: 15:23. Xp Pro Upgrade I'm not able to find such deal.

You'll want the XP SP3 deployment tools (provided that's the version you're running). http://dwoptimize.com/windows-xp/upgrade-xp-professional.html All good. 0 Hawk Fl. Tis funny how history proved me correct. (LOL) SP-3 is now required by MS. :) :) http://www.howtogeek.com/forum.....replies=12 Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top morcomp Posts: 5 This post I ask because I do not have CDs for any of these extras. Upgrade Windows Xp To Windows 7

Has anyone tried it? I also used ccleaner, to cleanup any old registry entries, including all the missing post SP3 updates. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. check over here It includes information on SP3, drivers and programs.

Yükleniyor... It immediately refused to upgrade stating the upgrade OS (Pro) was older than the installed OS (Home).. 2) I read up on slipstreaming. If it doesn't pop up with an "Upgrade" option, you'll need to do a full re-install.

Here 0 Thrax Professional Shill, Pokémaster, Watch Slut, Mumble Hivemind Drone Austin, TX Icrontian May 2009 edited May 2009 Mirage, I updated your post to include the link to Icrontic's slipstreaming

THAT cannot be done. Also starting IE and trying to go to some sites including windows update gave some weird "The request lookup key was not found in any activation context". It includes information on SP3, drivers and programs. Perform a backup of your important documents and files to a CD, DVD, or other backup media. 4.

Thank You! i have a server running microsoft small business server 2003. You can also get updated setup files from Microsoft during the upgrade installation if you are connected to the internet. http://dwoptimize.com/windows-xp/upgrade-xp-to-professional.html Team Macrumors.com is going down.

Can I use sysprep on this OS, or should I first upgrade it to XP PRO SP3. Slipstreaming allows one to incorporate a service pack with an earlier version of an OS. At this point the instructions will vary depending on your hardware, you will be prompted for drivers that Windows does not already have. 8. May I ask why you want to upgrade to XP Pro?  What feature or features of XP Pro do you need that XP Home does not have?  I ask this only

Would that work? Where does the update option appear ?? Visit the Windows Update site to download all the critical updates. 7. I no longer have the computer I upgraded but my sister did upgrade hers.

Ask ! On boot up after the BIOS screen, press F8 to display Windows XP Startup Menu. i want to be able to do two things with my laptop. I'm not able to find such deal.

What if I partition my large HD into two partitions; one with my remaining XP home and then install the XP Pro on the other. Even though you are within an existing operating system, you are not forced to upgrade to the new operating system. These are meant for system builders only and are licensed to be installed on one machine. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Install XP Professional over Home Edition The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.

If you don't use those features, they are essentially identical and can't be told apart.2. by fjord_fox / March 31, 2011 12:46 AM PDT In reply to: XP Home to Pro The first guy must have tried to upgrade using an OEM version. I need to discover why the clean XP Home OS successfully upgraded to XP Pro but my preexisting (with user files,drivers, etc.) XP Home OS will not upgrade successfully to XP