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#1 vomog

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Posted 17 September 2005 - 04:09 AM

Hi everyone.
I have a French PC with French Winxp. I would like to change the language to English. I have a an English version of xp. Can I load the English version straight over the French one? or can I change languages within the French xp? I do not want to reformat the hard disk.
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Posted 17 September 2005 - 09:47 AM

Sorry
You can not upgrade or do a repair install from one language version to another without doing a clean install. You can however create a Dual Boot system using both language versions.

"The Language of This Installation of Windows Differs from the One You Are Installing" Error Message:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?...kb;en-us;282089

How to create a multiple-boot system in Windows XP:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?...kb;EN-US;306559

Windows XP Clean Installation:
http://www3.telus.net/dandemar/cleanxp.htm
http://www.winsupersite.com/showcase/windowsxp_sg_clean.asp




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