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tld356

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I have a compaq that came pre loaded with ME I upgraded to XP home and it installed on the "recovery" drive. I want to get rid of ME and just work with XP instead of having the option of two operating systems. Of course the "recovery" drive is now giving me a low space warning. How do I re-partition my drive to one large drive, or do I uninstall XP and try to reinstall on the larger drive?
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Hi
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What I would do is save all the file that you want to keep format the harddrive to one drive and do a clean install of XP when you do this all data will be lost If you need help on doing this repost and we can gave you a step by step on how to do.
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WARNING! This will result in loss of ALL data on the hard drive, back up any important data before proceeding. Boot your computer using the Windows XP CD. Delete both existing partitions. Create one new partition. Setup Windows XP Home on new partition.

Step-by-Step Instructions here: Windows XP Home Install Guide
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