Set-up Windows® XP in HP ProBook® 4320s
Learn how to activate, register and configure Windows XP in HP ProBook 4320s
HP introduced a new series of laptops, ProBook 4320s, which is powered with the Intel Core i3, i5, i7 processors and offers a memory capacity up to 8GB of DDR3 memory. It includes connectivity choices such as EVDO/HSPA, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi etc. They also include 3 USB ports, optional 2-megapixel webcam, integrated digital microphone and stereo speakers, high definition audio etc. Its keyboard is spill resistant. It uses Realtek Ethernet for network interface. Either you can use a six-cell battery or a nine-cell battery. Its hard disk drive storage is up to 500GB with 7200 rpm. It uses Windows 7 operating system but with the downgrade rights from Windows 7 professional 32, you can also downgrade HP ProBook 4320s to Windows XP.
Various steps to be followed while installing windows XP in HP ProBook 4320 are as follows:
- Activate Windows XP
- Register Windows XP
- Configure Windows XP
Activate Windows XP
You can activate Windows XP from the Internet. In this method a connection is established by the Windows Product Activation wizard to the activation server. Using the installation ID you can process the activation request. If you do not have an Internet connection then it allows you to activate by using your modem. The wizard establishes connection to the activation server once it detects your modem. Then you can activate Windows XP.
Register Windows XP
If you register your operating system, it allows you with the updated information, tools and tips to use it efficiently. The registration step is not necessary. For registration you go to the genuine Windows Registration website. Then you may get the registration data page. You need to fill in certain details. After that Activation Wizard may be connected to the Internet and registers your Windows XP.
By configuration it means giving the details of different hardware and software and different options available such as automatic login, different tools etc. You can make your Windows XP to login automatically by different methods. The simple way is go to ‘Start’, select ‘Run’ option and type Control User Passwords2 and then press ‘Ok.’ Select the account that requires automatic login. Then type your user account and password and click ‘Ok.’