Uninstalling Windows® XP® in HP Mini 210 series
Do you want to know the tips for uninstalling Windows XP operating system in your HP Mini 210 series laptop?
Windows XP has gained widespread popularity because of its ease of use. Windows XP also has the added advantage that it was extremely light on system resources which make it ideal for all types of computer users. However, with time a lot of better performing operating systems have come out. Your HP Mini 210 series laptop will work well with all operating systems, including Windows XP. You are advised to install a new generation operating system that will be able to keep up with the performance of HP Mini 210 series laptop. Windows XP can be easily removed and replaced with a newer operating system. You should create a recovery disk of the present working Windows XP before uninstalling it in HP Mini 210 series laptop.
Some of the things that need to be kept in mind while uninstalling Windows XP operating system in HP Mini 210 series laptop:
- Create backup of data
- Power backup
- Compatibility of new operating system
Create backup of data
Removal of Windows XP from HP Mini 210 series laptop will erase all data from the live partition. This includes all applications and drivers that were in use. You are advised to create backup of all the data on the system on an external storage media, such as CD, DVD, USB device, etc.
Uninstallation process of Windows XP in HP Mini 210 series laptop may be time consuming. You are therefore recommended not to start with the process unless there is adequate amount of power backup available. Power related interruptions during the uninstallation process can corrupt the operating system and leave your HP Mini 210 series laptop unusable.
Before uninstalling the working Windows XP from HP Mini 210 series laptop, you should check the compatibility of the operating system about to be installed. Although, your HP Mini 210 series laptop has been designed to work with almost any operating system, it is still a good idea to check the compatibility beforehand so that you will not have to face any issues later on.