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Blue Screen Again
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Registered: ‎01-11-2011
Location: Vienna, Austria
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Where is Windows XP? How to reinstall after formatting/re-partitioning?



I recently purchased a brand new Lenovo Netbook IdeaPad S10-2. I would like to reformat my netbook and re-partition my hardidsk to suit my personal needs. However, I cannot find and installation CD for Window XP Home.


Please advise and thanks in advance!


Posts: 2,370
Registered: ‎01-21-2009
Location: Germany Hannover
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Re: Where is Windows XP? How to reinstall after formatting/re-partitioning?

Hi and welcome,

yes there is no physical CD in the Box ...

the easy way is to buy or lent a windows xp home cd ..

Your Win XP Home COA number is on the bottom of your S10-2  ...

XP Clean install


sincerely KalvinKlein

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