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problems in installing win xp sp3 in windows 7

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  • Started 3 years ago by datasearcher
  • Latest reply from whs
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Posted yesterday 
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It says (setup can not continue because the version of windows on your computer is newer than the version on the CD ) can anyone help me !!

Posted 3 years ago
Posts: 6298

What exactly are you trying to do??

If you are trying to replace Windows 7 with XP SP3 then you have to erase everything and do a clean install.

If you are trying to put it in with Windows 7 you have to either install it on a separate disk or partition or install a Virtual Machine.

Posted 3 years ago
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Xhi caught the post first. :)

Posted 3 years ago
Posts: 17584

Have a look at Option2 of this tutorial . Maybe it helps.

Posted 3 years ago

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