Uninstalling Windows® XP from HP rp5700 Desktop PC
Guidelines for Uninstalling Windows® XP from HP rp5700 Desktop PC
Windows® XP is one of the most popular operating systems ever launched. This operating system (OS) is widely used around the world even after years of its launch and Microsoft® ending product support. Windows® XP is light and extremely simple to use. Many better operating systems have come out which provides better security and lot more features than what is provided by Windows® XP. Such newer generation operating systems come preloaded on all new computers including your HP rp5700 Desktop PC. If the user had installed Windows® XP on HP rp5700 Desktop PC, it is advisable that this older generation OS is removed and replaced with a newer OS to get better performance. Windows® XP could be removed quickly and effectively. Uninstallation of Windows® XP from HP rp5700 Desktop PC would result in data loss. It is also recommended that HP rp5700 Desktop PC users create a recovery disk of working Windows® XP OS so that in case some issue comes up and system needs to be rolled back, this could be done easily.
The following are some things to be kept in mind while uninstalling Windows® XP from HP rp5700:
- Backup up all data
- Power backup
- Check for compatibility
Backup all data
Removal of Windows® XP from HP rp5700 Desktop PC can result in loss of data. All data including driver information and system restore data that is stored in the live partition of the hard disk would be lost. HP rp5700 Desktop PC users are advised to backup all user preferences and settings so that incase a roll back of system becomes necessary; this can be done easily and without wasting much time.
Before starting with the procedures relating to uninstallation of Windows® XP from HP rp5700 Desktop PC users must make sure that necessary amount of power backup is available to last the entire process. Windows® XP uninstallation process is likely to take lot of time and interruptions of any kind (especially power) during the process can leave the operating system corrupt making the system inoperable.
Although installation or uninstallation of Windows® XP on HP rp5700 Desktop PC is simple, users must ensure that the operating system which they are planning to install is totally compatible with the hardware configuration of HP rp5700 Desktop PC. This is will help to avoid unnecessary uninstallation incase the system is not compatible with the OS about to be installed.