you need
  • - installation disc Windows;
  • - additional computer.
Guide
1
In a situation where you need to remove the operating system Windows XP, without the need to install a new version of the OS, it is recommended to use an additional computer.Remove the hard drive with Windows XP installed in the system unit.
2
Connect it to another computer so as to function as a secondary hard drive.Turn on the second PC.Wait until the operating system is loaded.
3
Go to "My Computer."Right-click on the section of your hard drive on which the operating system is Windows XP.Select "Format".Start the process of cleaning the system partition.
4
If you have at hand was not a second computer, uninstall Windows XP when installing a new operating system or after it.Insert the installation disc.Start the process.
5
In that case, if you install a different version of Windows XP, select the partition on which the old operating system, and press the F button to start the formatting process.Continue with the installation of a new operating system on this partition.
6
If you want to install a new operating system on a different partition, follow this process without the need for additional configuration.After starting the operating system installed, open the menu "My Computer."Repeat the algorithm described in the third step.
7
When you install Windows Vista or Seven, remove the old operating system during the installation process of the above systems.Wait for the installation process comes to choosing a partition.
8
Press "Setup Disk".Select the hard drive where you installed Windows XP.Click "Format".After this process is complete, select any suitable section and install the new operating system.