Blue Screen of Death while installing WINDOWS XP

Hi
i have a problem installing windows xp
right now i have
DEL OPTIPLEX GX280
Ram: 2.5GB
HARDDRIVE: 160GB
OS: ZORIN OS 6

im trying to install windows xp from my usb. It boots upto where it says starting windows but after that it gives me an error about f/chkdsk with blue screen of death.
i have no clue what to do and there are no partitions in my hard drive . i want to reverrt back to windows xp as i cant play any games on zorin.
the error code is 0x0000007b
I really want to install xp.
thanks
any help would be appreciated
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  1. as always,

    go to bios, find option of SATA setting :
    set it to IDE

    try install again
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