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How to repair Windows Xp Professional
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After you selected your CD/DVD/RW to be your first boot device, you can begin your installation by
pressing any hey on your keyboard.   
To make a Windows Xp repair press ENTER.  
If you agree with the Windows Xp Licensing Agreement, press F8 key to continue.  
To repair the selected Windows Xp installation press R key.  
You need to wait until setup files are copied.  
Windows repair will continue after restart.  
If previously in bios you selected that your CD/DVD/RW to be your first boot device you will be prompted to
press any key to begin the installation.
Do not press any key because you will start another installation, just wait the installation to continue.
First window dialog will ask you to choose your Regional and Language Options settings.
Choose the appropriate settings and click Next.  
Enter Your Product Key then press Next to continue.
Note: Only with  Windows Xp Profesional Service Pack 3 you can leave it blank press Next and register
your product later.
Press No to continue.  
Windows repair will make a second restart.  
If previously in bios you selected that your CD/DVD/RW to be your first boot device you will be prompted to
press any key to begin the installation.
Do not press any key because you will start another installation, just wait the installation to continue.
Press Next to continue.  
Select No, remind me every few days then press Next.  
Press Finish to complete repair.  
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Why a repair installation of Windows Xp Professional?

Windows repair installation should be used in cases when the system files are too damaged or the system
is too infected and no security software can run in order to disinfect it.

The purpose of the article is to show how a repair installation of Windows Xp Professional goes.

The advantage of repair installation is that you can keep all your user account file, settings and installed
programs like they were.This is a very easy and quick way to fix your system.

Note: Don't confuse this repair with the option for recovery console.

Lets start the repair installation: