How to remove a pre installed OS Tags: Internet Explorer Windows 7 Last response: January 14, 2010 4:53 PM in Windows 7 Share Anonymous a b $ Windows 7 January 14, 2010 4:05:03 PM HI' I want to remove a pre installed windows 7 completely ie format the drive and then install a clean copy of XP. Please help. More about : remove pre installed Kewlx25 January 14, 2010 4:37:23 PM Step 1. Get your XP disc Step 2. Have XP format your HD and do a clean Install Step 3. ??? Step 4. Profit If your computer is new, especially since it came with Win7 pre-installed, you may have to get all of your driver discs ready for WinXP and make sure all of your hardware has WinXP drivers. m 0 l Ijack a b $ Windows 7 January 14, 2010 4:48:44 PM You forgot step 5. Step 5. End up with an inferior Operating System. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer christop January 14, 2010 4:53:41 PM why use that old os?? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How can I move my pre-installed Windows 8.1 OS to an SSD? Forum How to get Laptop without an OS pre installed? Forum accidently installed os without formating the c drive now i have both the os in two different drives how to remove secondary Forum SolvedCan anyone tell me how to remove windows 7 os completely from my computer, and then re-install? Forum Solvedcan i remove the pre installed fan in the cooler master elite 431 Forum SolvedCan I remove pre-installed case fans? Forum hai i instaled windows7 os in my pc at three times now i need to format 2 from that 3 how to remove that Forum Solvedmake partition on pre installed os Forum I have an asus notebook w/o optical drive and win8 pre installed. I tried to upgrade os to windows8.1 and all I have now is a Forum SolvedIntel Rapid Storage Technology (pre-OS) driver installation Forum SolvedHow to move pre-loaded Win 7 OS from HDD to SSD Forum SolvedDoes anyone know how to move windows 8.1 from a pre installed computer to a New computer? Forum Any laptops come with ability to remove pre-installed crapware? Forum Can I still use my pre installed OS after Linux? Forum Solvedhow can I can got the pre-installed windows 8 recovery, when I formatted harddisk. Forum Solvedhow do i install windows on a new ssd if it came pre-installed on my pc? Forum Hard drive crashed - how to get back pre-installed software? Forum Help! How do I reset an Asus ROG G750 that came pre installed with W8 Forum SolvedHow do I remove CPU from cooler? Stuck solid w/pre-pasted compound! Forum how to reinstall an software which came pre installed on ur laptop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !