Uninstalling Windows® XP in HP TouchSmart® 600 Quad series
Do you want to uninstall Windows XP in HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series desktop PC?
Windows XP operating system is used by people of all ages around the world. The reason behind its popularity is that the operating system is extremely light and consumes very less system resources even during extensive use. HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series is a new generation desktop PC that can be configured with Windows XP operating system. If you are planning to switch over to a higher version of Windows XP in your HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series desktop PC, then you need to uninstall it to. Moving to a new generation operating system will allow you to get maximum performance from your system. Windows XP can be easily removed and replaced. It is recommended to create a recovery disk of the working Windows XP operating system before uninstalling it. Recovery disk can help you to recover your system if some major issues come up during the uninstallation.
Some of the things that you need to keep in mind while uninstalling Windows XP in HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series desktop PC are given below:
- Create data backup
- Adequate power backup
- Compatibility check
Create data backup
Uninstalling Windows XP in your HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series desktop PC can result in data loss. This includes all of the applications installed, drivers and restore points. Therefore, it is recommended to create a backup of all the data on the system on a separate media so that essential data remains safe and secure. The data backup should also include driver data so that even if the reinstallation of the Windows XP is required, it can be done.
Adequate power backup
Uninstallation process of Windows XP in HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series desktop PC should not be interrupted at any cost. Interruptions during the removal process can make the operating system corrupt. This includes power related interruptions. Before starting with the removal process of Windows XP in HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series, you must ensure that adequate power backup is available so that even if power fails, the process will not be disturbed.
It is highly recommended that before uninstalling Windows XP in HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series desktop PC, you should carry out a compatibility check of the new operating system. In case that operating system is incompatible with HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series, you should not go for uninstallation of current version. Installation of incompatible operating system can cause many problems and even badly damage your HP TouchSmart 600 Quad series desktop PC.