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How to reinstall WINDOWS XP easy or easier??

by Roundwheels / January 20, 2006 4:41 AM PST

I have Windows XP and have had to reinstall so many times that I can't reinstall it anymore. So I called Microsoft and went through this and that and finally got the assistance I needed for a ONE TIME install.

BTW, when I install, it of course, takes forever and ever. Is there anyway to create a disk or CD that would back up my WNDOWS XP from my hard drive which would have all my settings - so that when it gives up the ghost again I can just put CD in and have it boot up and copy all the necessary windows files back to a clean reformatted hard drive?

I've had this XP since 2002 and evry time I had to reinstall, I also have to update the thing onlnie forever adding service packs etc., etc.

I would so much like to just slip a disk in and have my system restored to its simplest and cleanest form.

Thanks

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