This chapter covers the following subjects:
• Installing Windows—This section discusses the steps involved in preparing for and performing a full, upgrade, or multiboot installation of Windows XP, Vista, or 7, including minimum requirements, installation types, installation options, source media options, disk partitions, file systems, and alternative drivers.
• Transferring User Data—Learn the methods available for transferring user data before installing Windows.
• Updating Windows—This section covers the methods used to bring an installation of Windows up to date with Windows Update and with manual service pack installation.
• Setting Up Recovery Partitions and Discs—The chapter wraps up with a discussion ...