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You cannot upgrade or convert from one language version of the OS
to another, so you'll have to purchase and use the full version of
English WinXP to perform a clean installation.
Cannot Upgrade or Install a Different Language Version of Windows XPhttp://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;282089
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"grrrainne" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> i have just bought a german laptop, and everything on windows is in
german! i speak a little bit of german, but it would be so much easier
if it was in english. is there anyway i can change the language to