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I just bought a new computer but I need help

by marcelomdsc / November 9, 2007 7:37 AM PST

Hello, I just got a brand new sony vaio with vista home premium.
As most of you should know vista is not the best OS out there, so what I want to do is install XP on it. But now computers don't come with recovery cd's anymore, so I would like to know how could I create those in order to install XP with out loosing my Vista copy?

Thanks.

PS: I'll install vista when I'm ready to destroy my laptop. Or sp1,2,3,4 and 5 come out. (:

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(NT) Won't SONY help you ?
by VAPCMD / November 9, 2007 8:09 AM PST
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yes
by marcelomdsc / November 9, 2007 8:32 AM PST
In reply to: Won't SONY help you ?

I just figured it out...so I will be installing xp tomorrow hopefully.

But my next question is, is it possible to have both OS?
I had xp and ubuntu last month in my old laptop and it worked pretty well, can I do xp and vista? how?

thanks a lot.

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In our Vista forum...
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 9, 2007 9:12 AM PST
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We have stickied a discussion like that. And you see new ones daily it seems. Be sure to take advantage of those that have gone before you.

Bob

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(NT) Good to hear. What do you use Ubuntu for ?
by VAPCMD / November 9, 2007 10:18 AM PST
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