Tips to Setup Windows® XP in Sony® VAIO RS Series of desktops
What are the tips to activate, register, and configure Windows XP in Sony VAIO RS Series of desktops?
Sony VAIO RS Series of desktops is well known for enhanced entertainment features. The series supports 2.66GHz Intel Pentium 4 processor, up to 256MB DDR SDRAM, and up to 120GB hard disk storage. Multiple ports for USB 2.0 and IEEE 1394 help to connect multimedia devices. The Sony VAIO RS Series desktop supports a TV Tuner card which helps to connect TV cable, VCR or camcorder. The RS series desktop recommends the Windows XP operating system. It is observed that Windows XP is installed rather smoothly in the VAIO RS Series desktop, as compared to other systems.
Following are some of the tips to activate, register and configure Windows XP in Sony VAIO RS Series:
- Activate Windows XP
- Register Windows XP
- Configure Windows XP
Activate Windows XP
The activation of Windows XP ensures that you have a legal copy of Microsoft Windows. There will be a product key provided with the Windows XP package which helps in its activation. To activate Windows XP, go to ‘Control Panel’ and select ‘System and Security’ option. There you will find ‘Activate Windows Now’ link. Now you will get a Windows activation screen, which will verify your product key and if it is valid activation, it will be done successfully.
Register Windows XP
By registering your Windows XP operating system, you will automatically receive tips, latest features, and other useful information from the Microsoft website about the product. You can register Windows XP by filling up the Windows Registration form provided on the Microsoft website. The updates of Windows XP and latest news regarding Windows will also be received through e-mail.
The Windows XP operating system can be configured in the Sony VAIO RS Series by using the ‘System Configuration Utility.’ To get the ‘System Configuration Utility,’ select ‘Run’ from Start and type ‘msconfig’. Click the ‘General’ tab and clear the ‘Load System Services’ checkbox. Then it is recommended that you restart your system. The process will result in successful configuration of the Windows XP operating system in your system.