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Reinstalling windows on a Compaq Presario V2000

Hi, I have a Compaq Presario V2000 with windows xp home edition on it. It has alot of problems. I am going to upgrade to windows xp pro. I was wondering if i needed some kind of drivers after i reformat the hard drive?? Will the computer even display anything?? Should i find the driver and put them on a cd?? If so where can i get these drivers?? Is it safe to reformat then get the drivers?? I am just worried that after i reformat i wont be able to use my computer at all.

Any advice of help????

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