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Using the Microsoft Windows XP Conversion Kit This conversion kit is being made available to satisfy those Lenovo ® customers who have a specific need to uninstall Microsoft ® Windows Vista ® and install Microsoft Windows ® XP on their computers. The Microsoft Windows XP Conversion Kit enables Lenovo customers to convert their computers from the preinstalled version of the Microsoft Windows Vista operating system to the Microsoft Windows XP operating system. The Microsoft Windows XP Conversion Kit consists of these instructions, one bootable (startable) Rescue and Recovery ™ disc, and..
If you do not have an internal DVD drive, you can use an external USB DVD drive. However, the external USB DVD drive must be attached before you begin this procedure. Before you begin the conversion process You need to be aware of the following items before you start the conversion to the Microsoft Windows XP operating system: v It is a good idea to create a set of Windows Vista Product Recovery discs using the tools provided on your computer in case you want to restore the Windows Vista operating system on your computer at a later date. v Depending on your computer model, you can access th..
important data or personal files that you want to keep onto removable media or a network drive before you start the conversion process. Performing the conversion process Important: Ensure that you have read all of the information in “Before you begin the conversion process” on page 2. To convert your operating system to Microsoft Windows XP, perform the following steps: Step 1. Make the DVD drive the first startup device in the startup sequence using the following procedure: a. Shut down the operating system and turn off your computer. b. Turn on your computer. c. When the logo screen i..
Note: If the computer does not restart, press Ctrl+Alt+Delete to restart the computer. Step 5. When the Rescue and Recovery workspace opens, click Continue on the Rescue and Recovery window and then click Full Restore . Step 6. Click Continue . Step 7. Click Restore . When Rescue and Recovery window opens again, click Continue . Step 8. A message displays a warning not to power off during this process. Click OK to proceed. Step 9. When the Product Recovery window opens, click Next . Step 10. Read the Terms and conditions. If you agree with the terms, click I accept these terms and condition..
Step 15. When a message is displayed prompting you to restart the computer, click Yes and remove the disc. The remainder of the conversion process is fully automated and no action is required by you. The computer will restart several times and you might experience periods when no activity is apparent on the screen for several minutes at a time. This is normal; be patient. Step 16. When the conversion process is complete, the Welcome to Microsoft Windows screen is displayed. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the Windows setup. Step 17. After you have completed the Windows set..
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