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Laptop blue screens when trying to reinstall vista

When booting up my dell inspiron 1501 laptop windows vista failed to load. it kept on failing so i deceided to erase my hard drive and start again. about halfway through the installation of vista it crashes. i tried to install xp professional and worked fine. please help.

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The problem might be with the bad sectors on a hard drive. You should run Scan Disk on a partition where you were trying to install Windows Vista.

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Have you installed any application/program prior to the blue screen? Most blue screen causes your system not to boot to your operating system anymore. It is possible that your hard drive is crashed due to a virus infections or spywares. Incompatibility and corrupted system registry may affect your system to have blue screen as well.

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