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by diozakrod / April 2, 2008 10:43 AM PDT In reply to: Xp won't boot, neither will the install CDs. Before trying what I finally had to do, first make a couple more attempts after making a some changes to your bios settings: First check to see if ACPI is enabled Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Say hello! Source

This worked perfect Helpful +81 Report Jdun Jul 30, 2009 at 03:03 PM For those of you that have Aspire One (netbook) and window XP installer could not find HD problem. A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. It starts up from boot from CD ok, loads the required files, buy at "Microsoft Starting Windows" it freezes up and goes no further. There is no "SATA" reference but that is what it is refering to. their explanation

The oldest system must be installed first and so on and so on. Already have an account? The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

I found an article about this at µsft , please read before you attempt this and be aware that you may have different power management settings than you expect (in my Memtest. Sometimes it works the other way around. After surfing the web for over 24 hrs of my day off, I finally narrowed the search with the phrase "f8 problems with xp license agreement".

After loading all drivers, the installation sw said it could not find any hd. it seems like you posted two threads, one on GTG and one on BleepingComputer. TechSpot is a registered trademark. You do not need to start over with the install, just let the system restart with NO CD.

u guys are great!! Yep, I pull my hair out due to exact same error. Get the answer Ask a new question Read More Computers Windows XP Related Resources solved Windows XP won't install on Asusc K8N-e solved Windows XP won't install on new machine? So, after all that, I was no further ahead and now this is going on 3 days of hell.

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I was a bit scared to do it since I hadn't done it before and knew that if I screwed it up I was going to be hurting, but it was Nitram9857, Welcome to Icrontic! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Try another old fix. I guess I just got a virus...

works every time. this contact form Thanks a lot! That should solve your compatibility issues with least effort. Use the System Recovery DVDs and if that fails call it in under warranty.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Guess I'll try that.

Just finishing up on all the Windows updates. I'm assuming I managed to get a virus (and If I did, I wasted money on AVG pro, because that was running constantly).The HDD is Hitachi hts5416805(or's')9sa00Bump+ some relevent information.Earlier today I am now left with my hard drive on master, my DVD drive on Slave. have a peek here I should look around before diving in 0 Mt_Goat I am the hatchet man, look over your shoulder Icrontian Jan 2009 edited Jan 2009 Nitram9857 wrote: Thanks to the Old goat

Copying content between artboards in Photoshop Is there a way to block guest users from closing a certain program? While I was in the middle of the nLite program I decided to keep looking and found this page. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Sure did.

It is not all bad Fernando at nforcehq makes driver packs and gives tips on using nLite to intergrate them in .:eek3: Many late nights on this one see Microsoft ID311755

pleeeease help! I had tried to use different cd, another hard drive, different cables, different cd rom. If I didn't reply to you within 48 hours, please send me a PM. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

I think i have the latest BIOS. The problem is simple really. I go into the bios make sure HD is detected as primary-0, it is showing everything correct and I boot order set as FLOPPY,CD ROM, HD-0. http://newsgrouphosting.com/windows-xp/how-do-i-install-windows-xp-using-this.php Report douglas› Ashu - Nov 12, 2009 at 09:57 PM i have a similar issue, I have vista pre installed on my laptop, and I have the xp instalation disk, but

Never did find the cause.The solution was to write zeros' the partition.Tho this will also take out the restore partition.Then the Xp cd would boot the system.Luck Bill Flag Permalink This Report brian- Jul 23, 2010 at 10:47 AM You are genius dude!!