Last April I bought an XP Professional Upgrade package to
upgrade my Toshiba Notebook from XP Home.
After several days of trying I took it to my dealer, Best
Buy. They tried for several days and then said it
couldn't be done, but I could install a partition and
dual boot. So I bought partition magic and installed a
The XP Professional said irt xcouldn't find a valid
operating system to upgrade from. Best Buy said I needed
to load windows 95, 98, or ME on my computer in the new
partition so the XP Professional would recognize the op
system and upgrade.
I have spent the last several months traveling and have
yet to locate a full version of any of these. All the
ones I own are also upgrade versions that are also
looking for a valid operating system to upgrade from.
Basically I've given up, but I have this investment in XP
Professional. Tonight I saw an upgrade XP Professional
package that listed an easy upgrade from home.
My question -- how can I make my upograde work?