upgrating Win2000Pro to XP Home? Tags: Motherboards Windows XP Last response: February 22, 2004 2:38 AM in Motherboards Share acron1 February 18, 2004 9:11:12 PM I know this not the right forum but many more of you come here so here it goes: I remember reading somewhere that you can upgrade(?) Win2000Pro to XP Home eventhough M!(RO$OFT says no. Does anyone know how it's done? Thanks, Steve. Beam me up Scotty. More about : upgrating win2000pro home | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Anonymous Motherboard Authority February 18, 2004 10:35:33 PM Boot from the XP CD, format, and install. <A HREF="http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;316941&Product=winxp" target="_new">HOW TO: Install Windows XP</A> _________________________ Your arrogance is boring! | Report abuse HardWareBoss February 20, 2004 3:20:15 PM Why do you want to leave 2000Pro for XP home? XP is 2000 but has extra eye candy. | Report abuse acron1 February 22, 2004 2:38:45 AM Sorry to say but it's just for the eye candy. BTW I got my hands on a copy of XP Pro and all is fine. Beam me up Scotty. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>upgrating Win2000Pro to XP Home?> Related ressources: ForumUpdate Win2000Pro to XP Home ? ForumUpgrate from Win2000 Pro to XP Home ? Forumwin2000 server vs win2000pro Forum2000 to xp home ForumDowngrade from XP Home to 2k Pro ForumXP Home vs. 2000 ForumNeed igfxcpl.cpl to upgrate to Professional? ForumWill XP still work if I replace or reformat my pc? ForumWindows 2000 upgrade to XP ForumMoving from xp home to pro Forumwhat should i upgrade? Forumhard disks not found ForumWhy do ppl insist on playing DX9 games with vista? ForumHelp - Built a New Computer For Family and It Won't Network! ForumRestoring Previous Profiles ??? ForumCan't see other PC on network ForumCompletely Locked Out from Windows, Please Help! Forum6110 Officejet ejects blank pages only. ForumMouse in Arena ForumNo RAID access on Sabertooth z77 ??? More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !