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2009 Build Your Own PC Setup: Install Windows XP

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  • Type: Video Tutorial
  • Length: 4:24
  • Media: Video/mp4
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  • Access Period: 360 Days
  • Download: MP4 (iPod compatible)
  • Size: 14 MB
  • Posted: 03/03/2009

In this setup lesson, we'll show how to install Windows XP or Vista, partitioning and formating the primary hard drive. The installation is mostly waiting for files to install and Windows to configure itself. We'll let you know when the long waits happen. Make yourself a snack between the screens. Whether your are building your first gaming PC yourself, a budget computer, or just interested in learning what goes into a computer these lessons will help you get there.

This lesson is part of a comprehensive series of lessons created by Home PC Builder that will guide you through the process of building your computer (including sets of video lessons for internal components, external components, installation, and setup).

You can purchase all 27 lessons in the course and save 46%.
http://www.mindbites.com/series/25-2011-build-your-own-pc-components-install-setup

For a DVD of this full series, please refer to https://www.homepcbuilder.com.

The other video lessons included in the Computer Setup series include:
Pt 1/4 Boot-up System, Setup BIOS - http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/1536
Pt 2/4 Install Windows XP - This Lesson
Pt 3/4 Install Drivers, Hard Drive Setup - http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/1534
Pt 4/4 Install 2nd video card for Crossfire & SLI - http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/1511

You can buy all 4 computer setup lessons as a series and save 30% http://www.mindbites.com/series/23-2009-build-your-own-pc-component-installation

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Michael Cooper
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Hello everyone my name is Michael Cooper & I have been in the computer industry for over 15 years. For the past 8 years I have been making instructional videos showing the average computer user how to build their own computer. I am A+ Certified and a member of the Better Business Bureau.

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