Set up Windows® XP in HP Pavilion® dv7t laptop
How to set up Microsoft Windows XP Operating System in HP Pavilion dv7t laptop?
HP Pavilion dv7t laptop is powered with the Core 2 Duo T9400 processor with 2530 MHz processing speed. Graphics power is provided by Nvidia GeForce 9600M GT graphics processor with 512 MB of graphics memory. It uses 3 GB of DDR2 SDRAM with 800 MHz speed. It is available with Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit) as default Operating System. You could install Microsoft Windows XP Operating System in your laptop. Microsoft Windows XP Operating system has the ability to support most of the hardware without the need of external driver. It provides better level Graphical User Interface when compared to other Operating System of the Microsoft. It is one of the Operating systems with user friendliness. If you work with Windows XP Operating system there might be a large chance of virus infection, because security loopholes exist in this Operating System.
Some tips to activate, register, and configure Windows XP Operating system in your HP Pavilion dv7t laptop are:
- Activate Windows XP
- Register Windows XP
- Configure Windows XP
Activate Windows XP
Windows XP Operating System should be activated within the grace period from the installation. Otherwise, you could not use Windows XP as your Operating system. This process ensures that your Windows XP Operating system is genuine. Microsoft provides three alternatives to activate Windows XP in your HP Pavilion dv7t laptop. You could use Internet, modem, or phone to perform activation of Windows XP Operating system. Windows XP has built-in tool for activating Windows XP. By opening the 'Start' menu, you need to open 'All Programs' list. From the 'All Programs' list you need to point to the 'Accessories' menu and select 'System Tool'. Here you could see the option 'Activate Windows'.
Register Windows XP
Windows XP registration is an optional process. For the registration of Windows XP you need to select the ‘I would like to register my Windows XP with Microsoft’ option during the installation time while your system is connected to the Internet. By following the instructions on the screen, you could easily register your Windows XP Operating system.
Configuration process is carried out by a clean boot. For the configuration process, you need to start the 'System configuration' utility and then configure the selective start up options. Configuration process is concluded with restarting your system. Sometimes, after the configuration process, some errors arise when certain programs are running. Therefore, you need to return to the normal startup type.