Windows XP Tags: Data Recovery Windows XP Last response: August 18, 2011 2:19 PM in Windows XP Share vk3auu August 17, 2011 12:18:14 AM Hello, I have a Compaq laptop which is running Windows 7 installed on drive C. It has another partition called recovery drive D. Can I run XP from this drive by over writing the recovery files. David More about : windows SR-71 Blackbird August 17, 2011 12:21:01 AM The D drive is to restore your computer back to factory settings if something should go wrong! m 0 l subhashchy August 17, 2011 11:36:59 AM you can do that, but not recommended. If you want to run XP, you can use the built in windows XP mode from windows 7. Caution : If you try to install windows XP on windows 7, you will loose your windows 7. Then you will have to manually fix it (using BCDedit commands.) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer brythespy August 18, 2011 2:19:11 PM to fix Windows BOOT list down load EasyBCD ( http://neosmart.net/download.php?id=1 ) simple tool that can make your bootloader say Windows 7 Windows XP m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedwindows vista or xp Forum SolvedWindows XP installation Forum SolvedWhat is the is the correct graphics card for windows xp Forum Solved(Please) Need urgent help for installing Windows XP on my dell laptop (Drivers Help) Forum SolvedI get the "Error 15: File not found" on dual boot (Windows XP vs xPud) Forum SolvedI had windows 7, but I used the factory reset and now the OS is Windows XP. Any way to restore back to Windows 7? Forum Solvedwindows easy transfer to transfer from windows xp pro 32 bit to windows 7/8 pro 64 bit? Forum Solvedhow do I get mac goflex 3tb to operate on my windows xp operating system Forum SolvedHelp with SD card on Windows XP Forum SolvedWindows XP for basic browsing Forum SolvedI have to uninstall Windows XP and getting the error message Forum SolvedWindows XP Pro 10Jun Update Forum SolvedWindows XP won't install on Asusc K8N-e Forum SolvedWindows XP or 7 Forum Solved@ AMD AGP 14.4 for Windows XP and What did it do? Forum Solvedhelp on recovering files from and old harddrive from a windows xp computer Forum SolvedWindows XP wont boot Forum SolvedEpson 1640 Scanner Won't Work With Virtual XP Mode In Windows 7 Forum SolvedAcer 4339-2618 windows xp drivers Forum SolvedSingle 8GB RAM Stick on Windows XP 32-bit? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !