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To insatall xp os in toshiba laptop fresh
\015 Hi kranthi ihave laptop name toshiba which crushed my harddisk so ihave bought new harddisk seagate iwant to install xp freshly & with partition\015
Make sure you use all the OEM disks with the drivers. if this laptop was not originally XP, use the previous OS that came with the system. and then upgrade to XP
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To insatall xp os in toshiba laptop fresh
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