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Windows XP Problem

Windows is starting but desktop is not showing and also taskmanager is not working
When i try to install windows xp pro. an ACPI porblem is occuring and same problem in installing Server2000 operatin system. I am very tens please suggest me.

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  • 1st Disable ACPI in your BIOS then you have three options, one remove ACPI from the device manager ore reinstall XP with no ACPI support.


The easy and safe way to disable ACPI from the device manager in XP. Just right click on it in the device manager, choose update driver, click I will choose the driver to install, and click on Standard PC. Reboot the PC and it will redetect all your devices.



A easy way to do the Fresh Install with no ACPI. When setup is loading, the blue screen will ask if you have any raid devices, and to press F6. When it does that, press and hold F7, & ACPI will not be installed.

The third way Just press F5 after the first screen asking if you have raid devices to install (will ask at bottom of screen to press F6) keep pressing F5 to the second screen where it will ask to press F2 for recovery console. Keep holding F5 and should get another screen where it will say that it cannot recognize type of pc. There you have two choices: standard pc and other. Select standard and voila no ACPI will be installed.

This should solve your ACPI issues and your devices will be assigned their own IRQ, disabing ACPI in WinXP affects power management etc...but it looks like you have no choice.

i hope good...

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