Updating windows xp to sp3
Please note that Windows XP users, unlike Windows 7 users, won’t be able to keep installed programs and Windows settings during the upgrade.All installed programs and Windows settings will be deleted.And if you have the ISO file, you need to either mount the ISO file using our how to mount an ISO file in Windows guide or extract the ISO file to a folder using 7-Zip (free), Win Zip or Win RAR software.
If you have extracted the ISO file, simply open the folder where you have saved extracted files and run file.
As mentioned earlier in this post, Windows XP users will be able to keep only Personal Files during the upgrade.
Step 8: The Windows 8 setup will scan your system to make sure that your PC meets Windows 8’s minimum system requirements and other issues that may prevent the upgrade process.
Step 6: On the next screen, select I accept the license terms and click Accept button to continue.
Step 7: Here, select Keep personal files only and click Next button start installing Windows 8.
Enter the 25 character product key and then click Next button to proceed to the next screen.