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Microsoft Windows Vista: Visual QuickStart Guide by Chris Fehily

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Appendix A. Installing Windows Vista

If your PC came with Windows Vista installed, you may be able to use it for the life of the machine without ever referring to this appendix. But if you’re upgrading to Vista, this appendix will show you how to install your new operating system. Tinkerers and hobbyists will find useful information here too; a clean Windows installation is the last word in restoring the speed of a computer that has grown slow with accumulated software glitches, partially uninstalled programs, and other baggage.

Getting Ready to Install Windows Vista

This section describes the preparations to make before you install Vista. Some steps are only for those of you upgrading from a previous Windows version.

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