Solved

XP PRO downgrade to XP Home?

Posted on 2006-11-21
1
307 Views
Last Modified: 2006-11-21
I have a client that has a non legit copy of windows xp pro installed on there computer before they bought it. They have now purchased XP home. Does anyone know if there is a way to Downgrade to XP home from PRO?

Thank You,

Derek
0
Comment
Question by:derekruf
1 Comment
 
LVL 27

Accepted Solution

by:
David-Howard earned 350 total points
ID: 17991792
I found a couple of links on this issue. It doesn't look like it would be possible with good system stability.
http://www.softwaretipsandtricks.com/forum/windows-xp/4524-how-do-i-install-xp-home-over-xp-pro.html
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/Q_20933248.html
0

Featured Post

Superior storage. Superior surveillance.

WD Purple drives are built for 24/7, always-on, high-definition security systems. With support for up to 8 hard drives and 32 cameras, WD Purple drives are optimized for surveillance.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
L2 to EIGRP slow migration? 27 95
SCCM 2012 - PXE WinPE - Boot Resolution Low 10 22
logging buffered 8 37
How to limit traffic to Netscaler 10.5 VIP 3 11
Don’t let your business fall victim to the coming apocalypse – use our Survival Guide for the Fax Apocalypse to identify the risks and signs of zombie fax activities at your business.
When it comes to security, there are always trade-offs between security and convenience/ease of administration. This article examines some of the main pros and cons of using key authentication vs password authentication for hosting an SFTP server.
Viewers will learn how to connect to a wireless network using the network security key. They will also learn how to access the IP address and DNS server for connections that must be done manually. After setting up a router, find the network security…
Here's a very brief overview of the methods PRTG Network Monitor (https://www.paessler.com/prtg) offers for monitoring bandwidth, to help you decide which methods you´d like to investigate in more detail.  The methods are covered in more detail in o…

932 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

11 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now