Having problems with your Compaq Presario 700 470024-192 Notebook ?

I have Windows Vista Home edition installed in My Compaq Presario 700. I have been experiencing a slow down in the performance from last 3 days. So tried to install Windows XP. But It immediately shows Compatibility problem and I can't move forward for installation. Any one know how to solve this problem ?


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Try to recover your system using Recovery discs. If your system has preinstalled recvoery partition, then you can try performing recovery using F11 recovery.
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\015\012You will loose all the data on your hard disk as recovering the system will restore your system to factory settings and will remove the complete data.
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\015\012Visit the below link for more information:
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\015\012http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&docname=c00809678
The reason you cannot proceed with XP installation is that the system\015\012you have has a BIOS lock i.e it is configured to install only Vista.\015\012The only way to install XP is to tweak the BIOS settings which only the\015\012concerned technicians can advise or do, its better you stick with Vista.
If your system came with preinstalled OS then it is designed to run it effectively, and as far as the slow down is concerned there may be many causes for the same eg no of installed startup apps, possible virus infection etc...


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