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Hi, I got a new laptop which came with Linpus Linux version 9 installed in it. Now i want to load windows XP in it but i dont know how ...
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    how to load windows XP on linpus linux


    Hi, I got a new laptop which came with Linpus Linux version 9 installed in it. Now i want to load windows XP in it but i dont know how to do it. I have tried rebooting it with winxp installation CD but it goes to command prompt "DR - DOS A:\" or something similar. I dont know how to proceed after that. Can someone please help me asap???

    thanx in advance

    TEJ

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    ok well i think the problem is that yout system doesnt know ow to boot up from the cd so

    try these several commands

    after "DR - DOS A:\" or whatever it says

    try

    Boot
    Boot Cd
    boot DVD
    Run CD
    Run boot.ini

    Its different for Pc's So i dont know how top hlep, i know whith my dell its Boot
    But for my Pc i built its Run

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    You just reboot, and when you get to the prompt, type in the following commands:

    cd D:\ (or whatever your CD Drive is....)
    setup.exe (that's usually what the setup file is named.)
    if that isn't, you can just type "D:\dir /p"

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