Mitch007

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Will XP allow me to upgrade my Motherboard with out the need to do a fresh install, if so, what's the best procedure.

I have XP Pro, and installed SP2 on my system.

MIS645Ultra/P42.4@2.8Gig/2*Corsair 256MBit CL2-2-2-7XMSLLPT PC3200 DDR RAM/450W Enermax PSU/1*40Gig 7200rpm Wes-Dig/1*20Gig 7200 Hitachi Disk/GeF4 Ti4200 XFX Turbo 670/250 Ram/Core MHz.
 

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Some peepel call it "Repeir install", some peepel call it "Re-install", some peepel call it "Fresh install", and if you will follow the words you'll see there is a word "install" everywhere, so you figure for yorself what you'll end up with.

..this is very useful and helpful place for information...
 

BunnyStroker

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Just get the new motherboard installed and see if WinXP will boot. Chances are, it won't - you'll need to do a fresh install. It's worth a shot though.

Note that you should back up all your data before you try this.

<b>1.4 Ghz AMD T-Bird underclocked to 1 Ghz...just to be safe!</b>