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mcjelly
19-09-2003, 06:41 PM
Do you have to reinstall programmes after doing a ME to XP upgrade?

-=JM=-
19-09-2003, 06:49 PM
If you do a straight upgrade most programmes will come out fine.

mcjelly
19-09-2003, 06:55 PM
Thanks JM I have done 1 upgrade already on my laptop and I think I specified using another Windows directory because of some dire warning about all files being deleted. Hence the paranoia.

stu140103
19-09-2003, 07:06 PM
but you should do a backup before you do the install just in case :)

godfather
19-09-2003, 07:16 PM
If you run the compatability wizard first it should tell you what programs you will need to reinstall.

From memory I needed to reinstall several from scratch.