Welcome to Microsoft's Windows XP Professional X64 Install step by step. This will give you an idea on how to do this when and if
the time arises for you to either reinstall the operating system, install for
the first time or upgrade your present operating system. This install guide is
fully graphical and will take you through each step of the installation.
What you will require to do this walkthrough is
A Computer that has a 64 Bit Processor
A Windows XP Professional X64 CD
A Computer with CD-ROM access
To start this Windows install. First check that the first boot
device in your system BIOS is set to the CD-ROM Drive.
( To find out how to access the BIOS please refer to your
motherboard manual or the manufacturer of your Laptop. (The system bios can
usually be entered on boot, usually by pressing the F1, F2, F8, F10 or DEL key.
Make sure you save the settings before exiting))
If you are unsure or don't want to enter the BIOS then just test
the computer by putting the CD-ROM in the drive and reboot your computer. This is the recommended way to
Please note that most of the images are from
Windows XP Professional, but the process is identical