The language of this installation of Windows differs from the one you are installing. The option to upgrade will not be available.
- Determine if the language version of Windows that you want to install is already supported by Windows. For additional information about the languages that are supported in Windows XP and Windows 2000, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 292246 List of languages supported in Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003
- Use a multiple-boot configuration to install the other language version of Windows on a separate partition on your hard disk. For additional information about how to create a multiple-boot configuration on a Windows XP-based computer, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 306559 HOW TO: Create a Multiple-Boot System in Windows XPFor additional information about how to configure a multiple-boot configuration in Windows XP and Windows 2000, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Article ID: 282089 - Last Review: Oct 22, 2008 - Revision: 1