Set-up Windows® XP on HP Pavilion® p6380t CTO Desktop PC
Tips to activate, register, and configure Windows XP on HP Pavilion p6380t CTO Desktop PC
Windows XP is a powerful operating system provided by Windows. To use the Windows XP feature, you need to upgrade the existing version of Windows or install any of the new versions of Windows XP to your HP Pavilion p6380t CTO Desktop PC system. The first step of Windows XP set-up is the running process of Windows XP CD. Since the mouse will not work to set-up the process, you need to use the key board of your HP Pavilion p6380t CTO Desktop PC. You need to select the drive to which you are planning to install the Windows XP. All the data inside the hard drive will be removed after this process. So, you must remember to back up all the necessary files that you need in future. After the disk partitioning process, the Windows XP will start to install. During the installation process, the product key will be necessary to continue some applications. So, this product key also should be remembered before the set-up process. Insert all the necessary details such as administrator name, computer name, etc., during the installation progress. After all these processes a message box will appear with a message that you have completed the set-up process successfully.
Following are the ways to activate, register, and configure Windows XP on HP Pavilion p6380t CTO Desktop PC:
- To activate Windows XP
- To register
- To configure
To activate Windows XP
By using Internet, modem, or through phone you can activate Windows XP on your HP Pavilion p6380t CTO Desktop PC system. If you are using the Internet option, then Windows Product Activation wizard establishes a connection to the activation server, sends your installation ID. After this the Windows XP activation will automatically start. If you use the modem without any Internet connection, then the wizard will automatically detects the modem and establish the connection. The activate option is available under the ‘System Tools’ option in the ‘All Programs’.
The ‘System Tools’ option can also be uses for registering the Windows XP. The windows followed by the ‘System Tools’ will ask you to register with Microsoft. You just need to click the ‘Yes’ option. In the registration window, you need to fill up the details given there.
To configure Windows XP on your HP Pavilion p6380t CTO Desktop PC system, you need to type the msconfig command in the ‘Run’ option. Then, click the ‘Selective start’ option and choose the start up programs that you need to enter. Similarly, choose the services and after all the settings, restart the system.