Removing old os after updating to a newer one Tags: Windows Vista Windows XP Last response: March 10, 2011 1:00 PM in Windows Vista Share shortputter March 10, 2011 11:26:51 AM Hello, Recently I updated my XP o.s. to Vista Ultimate. I found a folder on C: (Old) and was told I could just delete it. Now when I reboot my PC I have to go through a bunch of procedures. Can I fix this problem? More about : removing updating newer Anonymous March 10, 2011 11:39:27 AM Without knowing what you mean by "a bunch of procedures", it's hard to offer a solution. shortputter March 10, 2011 11:53:22 AM start in safe mode, start normally... Related resources Is it possible to remove an old harddrive and install it in a newer computer - Forum Built old computer, is faster than newer one ...? - Forum Compare old Pentium with new(er ) AMD ?? - Forum Removing Old OS from system - Forum Removing old OS from hdd - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer shortputter March 10, 2011 11:54:44 AM This started after I removed a folder on C drive called "window.old" JDFan March 10, 2011 1:00:35 PM But what exactly is happening - and what are the Procedures you are having to go through (ie. what error messages are showing up and how are you getting past them ?) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumUpgrading GPU, 2x 7900 GTX or newer better card? ForumRemoving OS from HDD to SSD ForumOS Won\'t Boot After Adding old hard Drive ForumNew(er ) Cards for Old (er) Machines? ForumInexplicable problem on one -year old rig Forum3 HDD's, 2 OS 's can't disconnect one HDD ForumOlder PC video games on newer OS 's and systems? ForumTransfer old OS after replacing motherboard ForumNewer card in an older machine ForumRunning older games on newer pc ForumOld Scanner/Software - New OS (XP) ForumScreen blank after updating BIOS Forum[Solved] Vista busness 32 product key free ForumWhat os to put on newer laptop beside vista? ForumPc has stopped working after BSOD More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !