Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 896526 contains the following summary:
This article is Part 1 of the Reinstalling Windows XP Home guide. This part introduces this topic.
To view the other topics of the Reinstalling Windows XP Home guide, see the Microsoft Knowledge Base articles that are listed in the "References" section.
The Reinstalling Windows XP Home guide includes the following topics:
Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Preparing Windows XP for reinstallation Part 3: Creating partitions Part 4: Installing Windows Part 5: Post-installing devices Part 6: Configuring the work environment Part 7: Running Windows Update