For a clean installation (if this is what you want because it's not clear from your description) you need:
- Windows CD kit, COA label with the Product Key
- Drivers for your unknown hardware configuration
- Various CDs for your unspecified software applications, that might also require CD Keys.
Trying to unweave, unwind, unravel
And piece together the past and the future,
T. S. Eliot
i bought windows xp home edition and insaled it over xp pro (dont ask haha) the problem is all my old programs are under program files but not on the task bar...also i wanted everything off the hard drives (i have two and one is partitioned. How do i go about getting everything off the hard drives? also when i do this what will i need besides the windows CD