If a new computer operating system is often installed in shop professionals - collectors testers or, in some cases, the owner of the computer, which is already difficult to call a new account for yourself install Windows.Today, in most cases, the PC installs a version of Windows XP - previous versions (98 and 2000) are outdated and rarely used.Basically, to install Windows is not so difficult.
This requires a CD-ROM (or bootable flash drive) with the operating system Windows.It is better to buy licensed products - so you can be sure of the quality you purchased the operating system.Insert the CD into your computer and enter the BIOS, set the option "boot from CD."Since in most cases, all the BIOS settings displayed by default, to change anything extra is not necessary.Simply select
the desired load path.Then exit the BIOS, using key F10, save and restart your computer.Download will start from the CD, you should simply select the "Install Vindous on a computer."Windows Setup she will prepare the computer to install the operating system, copy the disc with all the necessary data and install the OS on the hard drive.The computer will restart automatically and you will be prompted to enter the serial number of product (license), it is possible to look on the box with the disc.
you will also need to fill out a few points (location, company name or name of an individual, etc.).The installation will continue, in dialog boxes, you can see the data, the penitents of the installation process.After the next reboot, Windows will automatically customized according to the specifications of your computer and install any drivers required for the correct operation of the OS.Another reboot - and, a computer with a Windows operating system is ready to use.The installation process will take no more than 40 minutes.
Tip 2: How to install a 64-bit system
The very first thing that you need to start with a serious acquaintance with a computer - is the installation of operating systems.The most simple and unpretentious attitude in this operating system Windows.There are many different versions of Windows.The most advanced in terms of security and stability are considered Windows XP SP3 and Windows 7. Both OSes are divided into two types: 32-bit and 64-bit.The main advantages of 64-bit systems is to improve image clarity and support for more RAM.
- installation disk Windows7 x64
Insert the Windows 7 installation disc into the drive of your computer.Go in the BIOS, by pressing Del during boot.Find the item «Boot Device Priority» or something like that (they may differ on different versions of the motherboard).Put the boot priority to your drive DVD.
When the window appears select the option of the operating system, first select the Russian language, and of Windows 7 Ultimate x64.If you select x86, it will be a 32-bit system.
After the computer restarts for the first time, do not remove the disc.Select the appropriate options offered to you by the operating system: Set the language, time zone, enter the name of the future and password.
Remember that most of the old programs and games run only on 32-bit version.A new software written for 32-bit and 64-bit systems.This means that if the program does not start because of the version of Windows, you need to look for the version of 64-bit system.
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