Fix Problems during upgrade of Windows® XP® to Windows® 7
What are the problems that could occur while upgarding from Windows XP to Windows 7 and how to fix them ?
Windows 7 is the latest Operating system produced by Microsoft. Windows 7 offers more features other than Windows XP. Thereby you could easily increase the whole system performance. You could upgrade Windows XP to Windows 7 in order to improve the system performance. In order to upgrade Windows XP to Windows 7 Operating system, you need to purchase the installation CD for the Windows 7 Operating system. After inserting the installation CD for the Windows 7 OS, you need to select the 'Boot from CD' option. By carefully following the instruction you could install Windows 7 in your system.
Some of the problems that can occur while upgrading Windows XP to Windows 7 Operating system are:
- Less storage capacity
- Invalid product key
- Connection problem
Less storage capacity
Windows 7 needs more storage space than Windows XP. Windows XP needs only 64 megabytes (MB) of RAM whereas Windows 7 needs 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM. Also Windows XP needs 1.5 gigabytes (GB) hard disk space but Windows 7 needs 16 GB hard disk space. If your system does not contain this much of RAM and hard disk space you may experience many error messages during the upgrade process. Thereby you could not upgrade Windows XP Operating system to Windows 7 Operating system.
Invalid product key
In order to upgrade Windows XP to Windows 7 Operating system you need to have the installation CD. During the upgrade process you need to enter a valid product key. Invalid product key would stop the upgrade process in the middle. So you need to collect the valid product key when you purchase the installation CD.
Before upgrading Windows XP to Windows 7 Operating system you need to connect the basic input output device properly. Improper connection would result in connection problem during the upgrade process. Also check the power circuit connection for your system. Power failure would block the upgrade process.
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