How to Designate the Original Folder Name for a Reinstallation of Windows XP
Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 315242 - This article describes how to specify the original folder name for reinstallation of Windows XP during setup if, for example, you need to recover from a failed system
How to Force a Hardware Abstraction Layer During an Upgrade or New Installation of Windows XP
Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 299340 - This article describes how to force in a system Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) during an upgrade or installation of Windows
How to Move a Windows XP Installation to Different Hardware
Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 314070 - This article describes how to move an installation of Windows XP to new, upgraded, or just different hardware.
INFO: Use Antivirus Software Before You Install Windows XP
Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 317321 - Microsoft highly recommends that you use antivirus software before you upgrade your operating system to Windows XP.
Antivirus software scans your computer to detect and to fix
computer viruses. By taking these preventive measures, you can
avoid virus-related problems during your Windows XP upgrade. This
article describes how antivirus software works and includes links
to the Web sites of antivirus software vendors.
The Microsoft Policy Concerning Disk Duplication of Windows XP Installations
Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 314828 - This article briefly describes methods that Windows XP supports for cloning or for duplicating a Windows XP