Upgrading from 98 to XP

Question

Can I uninstall my windows 98 from the old computer and install my new Gateway Xp into old computer? If no how do I download Upgrade Window 98?

Thank You

Answer

This question was answered on August 26, 2002. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

First make sure your computer can run XP Secondly, backup your data to a TapeBackup You can then restore your files from the Tapebackup to the disk drive Windows 98 and Windows XP are not compatible.

Then format your C: drive before attempting upgrading to Windows XP

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Posted by Dan of Mesa Community College on August 26, 2002