RE: Upgrade Not Possible?
Are you doing the upgrade from the running XP desktop?
You don't boot from the DVD to upgrade.
> I am trying to upgrade my computer from XP 32 bit to Vista Business 32 bit.
> It is a brand new HP Compaq nw8440 and other students with the same laptop
> have been able to upgrade to vista, yet when i go through the upgrading
> process, I get an error message where i would select to upgrade saying that
> "Compliance checks cannot be performed. Upgrade is not available, therefore
> the upgrade option has been disabled" Why can't it check the compliance? I
> have checked it outside of installation and gotten the go ahead, but it can't
> even start in the installation. Thanks!