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No probs, power off and restart. Only the FULL edition will allow you to do a simple upgrade from your existing version, and then since you are only upgrading from Home to Pro, then you don't have Ask ! Thanks, that's better :thumbup 0 djmonsta London, UK Member Jul 2009 edited Jul 2009 Perhaps it may be better to do a clean install?? weblink

Windows XP Home Accessing data on a Domain Server: http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/wxphdoms.html   Wednesday, August 02, 2006 7:57 PM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 Sign in to vote ผมใช้ windows xp 2006 v.4 Loading... I was lucky enough to be able to download XP already slipstreamed from microsoft. That should let the Professional XP3 installation begin the install process. a fantastic read

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I have a Dell Dimension 4700 nearing retirement age but works excellently with ZP Pro.sorceror65 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 13 total posts Popular The network card is essential, you must have this driver handy in case XP doesn't. But I don't know if that would work either because I've never tried that before (Home to Pro overlay install). 0 dvdchas May 2009 edited May 2009 Best thread about this

the adminpak for sms 2003 requires windows xp pro as well. Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Upgrade Windows XP Home to Professional Without Reinstalling AvoidErrors SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe80,71780K Loading... Delete the ProductSuite registry key. Windows Xp Professional Upgrade What feature or features of XP Pro do you need that XP Home does not have?

by fjord_fox / April 2, 2011 5:43 AM PDT In reply to: Install XP Pro SP2 over HE If your sister DID upgrade her PC with the disc before returning it Upgrade Windows Xp Home To Professional Without Reinstalling I ask this only because a lot of people mistakenly think that XP Pro is somehow a "better" or more reliable Operating System than XP Home, and they spend the extra Thank You! By continuing to use our site, you agree to our cookie policy.

She recently told me that her grandson kept borrowing my disk for his own computer, which kept having problems, and that's when I asked for my disk back. Upgrade Windows Xp To Windows 7 Free Download My son said it wasn't important to him--but to me it WAS a big deal, especially that the sound card didn't work, and at the time, I couldn't buy one that You cannot ask her to uninstall it so you can install it legally on YOUR computer, because she has probably already registered it, and when she did so, Microsoft gets more You can't use an OEM version to upgrade. 0 Helpneed Sep 2006 edited Sep 2006 I still could not upgrade to the Pro. :bawling: I get this error message at the

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Also, some functions such as RAID, EFS that are disabled or turned off through integrated switches which identify the OS version from the registry flag, might not work after the conversion. http://www.avoiderrors.net/upgrade-windows-xp-home-to-professional-without-reinstalling/ Have slipstreamed an XP Pro SP3 cd. Windows Xp Home Edition Upgrade To Windows 7 The copy of XP professional is a purchased copy as a full copy and not an upgrade. Upgrade Windows Xp Home Edition To Professional It seems the re-install process automatically kills in the post SP3 updates.

I will not work on a computer that is not legally licensed because I don't want to get caught with it. have a peek at these guys I was lucky enough to be able to download XP already slipstreamed from microsoft. Can I use sysprep on this OS, or should I first upgrade it to XP PRO SP3. 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 Xp Pro Upgrade

Dell XP Home -> XP pro upgrade not working winxp home upgrade to xp pro upgrade xp home to xp pro XP Home to Pro upgrade XP Home to Pro upgrade Disconnect all hardware peripheral devices, except the monitor, keyboard and mouse. 5. I'm not able to find such deal. check over here Some functions which turned off and disabled via integrated switches which read from registry flag whether it’s Home or Professional edition, such as EFS, RAID support and ability to join domain,

Open Registry Editor (regedit). Windows Xp Professional Iso You'd be able to use any of the disks over and over as long as the key you entered differed with each installation. Choose Last Known Good Configuration and hit Enter.

Buddy, OK - the update is available when I run setup from command level.

Otherwise you will be downloading from another PC just so you can get on the internet. 2. So the question is how do you take a WinXp CD (lets say its the one with SP2 built in), and slipstream it with the SP3 installer? Even when I put it in my computer as a slave to try to retreive her pictures and document files, I couldn't get anything. Icrontian May 2009 edited May 2009 Would it be possible to uninstall SP2 to make it a lower SP version,then upgrade?

Working... Recently I've been digging m… drasnor Hawthorne, CA 25 Jan Cloud Storage 2017 Howdy folks, I just had a hard drive failure and was mostly able to recover my important stuff. I believe this will need a CD boot and redo of the HD mounted OS, using the same CD used to convert from Home to Pro. this content edcomcorporation 420,333 views 6:12 Windows XP Home Edition vs Professional-Bootup Timer - Duration: 2:12.

I also had IE8. By chance do you have a multi-HD machine ?? It includes information on SP3, drivers and programs. I just got a message saying that because it was locked, it couldn't be formatted.

Cheers. 0 mirage May 2009 edited May 2009 Thrax wrote: Mirage, I updated your post to include the link to Icrontic's slipstreaming guide.