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Xp install problems

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January 12, 2010 1:41:31 PM

hi i am trying to install xp pro. at first it would hang up with 34 min left on installing devices so i installed on a different computer and then installed hd on new one. it would load to xp logo screen and then a quick flash of a blue screen then restart. anyone have any ideas. i can run pata and sata hd. i am using a pata

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January 12, 2010 10:19:43 PM

Both computers have a different chipset. A quick fix is to move the hard disk back to the computer that you used to install XP and use this procedure to fix it:

You could probably also try a repair install.
January 15, 2010 8:11:16 AM

I had a similar problem and found out that my IDE ribbon was not pushed in all the way on the motherboard.