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. m 0 l shortputter March 10, 2011 11:53:22 AM start in safe mode, start normally... m 0 l Related resources iTunes update was restored to old one after a Fix(restore) - Forum How to remove a video card and reinstall a newer one. - Forum Removing OS and Old Programs From External? - Forum Removing old OS from hdd - Forum On a decade old HDD. Seems fine. Should I buy a newer one? - 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" m 0 l 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 ?) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Removing old Drivers and updating them Forum SolvedDo I have to install my new HDD into my case if all I'm doing is copying files from old ones and removing it? Forum SolvedIve heard the os is not moved to a new pc from a old one why is this? Forum SolvedNew system with one old HDD, one new SSD and one OS key to switch between boot up. Forum Solvedtrying to completely remove all files from an old OS drive. Forum SolvedKeep old archives after re-installing os? Forum No display after removing old Nvidia driver in Ubuntu Forum SolvedAfter building my new computer selling old one and keeping hard drive.... Forum Cannot boot on old HDD after removing SSD Forum Moving old computer hdd to new one to keep OS Forum Add another old graphics card in crossfire or get one newer card? Forum SolvedCannot Reach POST after changing GPU, not even with old one, possible memory issue Forum SolvedComputer Will Not POST After Installing A Graphics Card Or After Putting The Old One Back Forum 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 More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !