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    Okay so i portioned my drive 32GB. installed windows XP fine, went to install Windows XP Pro SP2 and it says i have no room, so i went and checked.

    Ad 21Gb or so is used up from my windows portion and i have no clue why but that still leaves 11GB left and i still can't install SP2. and i don't have it on my XP disc.

    Any help would be much appreciated =].

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    You have to have a CD containing XP with Service Pack 2. You can not first install XP, and then install SP2. See other thread: http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/showthread.php?t=98124
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    Poo that. i'll just wait for COD4 on mac, and fix my PC for CS:S. "/


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    Quote Originally Posted by hotdog182 View Post
    Poo that. i'll just wait for COD4 on mac, and fix my PC for CS:S. "/
    Whatever floats your boat.
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