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Can not install win xp on laptop compaq vt 3717 after cd driver loading files, windows installing stop on blue screen. ... said ' windows stop installing to prevent damage on your ..." my installing cd already has sata driver, but... it still doesn't work

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Make sure your computer has not over heated. place your computer on a flat surface where air can circulate properly and restart installing the operating system.

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to install xp in any machine that has an intel chipset be it hp, dell or whatever is relatively easy ....the solution is found here

go to http://downloadcenter.intel.com/ and in the search textbox type "spacer.gif32-bit Floppy Configuration Utility" then download it.

extract the content of that zipped file that is called f6flpy3287.zip .

then click on this site http://www.tacktech.com/download.cfm?file=microsoft/sata/sata-drivers.zip....here you get all the drivers for sata intel chipsets ....The content of this zipped file is similar to that of f6flpy3287.zip but its advisable you use f6flpy3287.zip contents to slipstream.

secondly download a software called winlite from http://www.nliteos.com/download.html ...its a freeware
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http://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=411

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Help!!


Is it a restart with a blue screen? Is it XP?
If it is XP do the following:
Boot the laptop with a Win XP cd.
When you boot with the Win XP install CD-ROM, it loads a minimal operating system, similar to DOS, but compatible with Win XP. At the first screen you select install Win XP (not Recovery Console) and at the next screen it will find that you already have Win XP and offer to attempt a repair. This repair should not touch your applications, it just reinstalls the Windows files. This is great because when it works you don't need to reinstall all your software.
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe


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