Before you do a reinstallation of Windows, make sure all your important files are backed up (pictures, music, documents, etc), since all will be lost by a reinstallation.
Next, make sure you have your XP key handy, whether it is on the CD case or on a sticker on the computer.
Now, here's everything you need for doing a reinstall, step by step instructions with pictures: http://www.theelderg...l_-_graphic.htm
If you need anything else, or if you change your mind, just let me know.
Edited by computerwiz12890, 09 February 2006 - 07:52 AM.