I have a gateway 2000, with windows millenium, Pentium 2 processor, 266. 640 ram & 512 cache.
The computer was working fine for years. A heavy object recently fell on top of the tower. Now, when I turn it on it starts to boot like normal, but then it gives me this message in a blue screen, ”windows protection error. You need to restart your computer. System halted”
I have tried starting it but it keeps bringing me back to the same error message.
I have tried starting in the safe mode but it keeps bringing me back to the same error message!
I have tried starting in the normal mode but it keeps bringing me back to the same error message, thus the same loop keeps occurring!
I have reseated all the cards & most of the major plugs/wires, but it keeps bringing me back to the same error message!
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Re: Perpetual windows protection error loop!
RV101, well a lot things could happend with your System, but, I five and idea:
1) Hard disk Failure, ( time to buy new one)
2) video cable or card broke something----- (new one)
3) something is loose inside, open carefully, your pc and see if any cable is out, or broke, or disconected.
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Hello, The Intel® Desktop Board D845GVAD2 supports a single Pentium® 4
processor with a system bus frequency of 400 MHz or 533 MHz, or a single
Celeron® processor with a system bus frequency of 400 MHz.
So you can install upto 3.06 GHz
533 MHz(cache memory) processor and also update the ram 2 GB 400 mhz. Dont install Prescott processor. Hope it will help you.
No, u can't. ur motherboard is designed for pentium III processors with FSB -133 MHz, Socket-370 type. Pentium 4 processors have 400 MHz FSB, 423 Socket at least. But yes for memory, u can upgrade it to 512 MB.
Not compatible or not working well with windows 7?
Maybe, It doesn't work because the driver/application you installed is
for other versions of operating system. I am also using windows 7 like
you so don't you worry, You can still use your old installer/driver from
other versions of operating systems. Just remember that before
installing any program in a windows 7 Operating System Computer, Use
"troubleshoot compatibility". Right Click the Icon of your program
installer/application first, then choose "troubleshoot compatibility". This will
allow you to choose on what type operating system your program will run.
Just reply back if it still doesn't work.:D rate and vote for me:))
Yes you can install 2 512 mb RAM for 1Gb in motherboard.But make sure both 512 RAM are same in configuration and frequency it is better you purchase both ram of same company.Then it works. Let me know if you need further assistance. Thanks for using FixYa.
You can install up to a max 2 GB RAM and can add a 2nd hard disk
See the following Specs for your computer.
HP Compaq Business d530 Ultra-Slim (Pentium 4 2.8GHz, 256MB RAM, 40GB HDD, XP Pro)
You should be able to upgrade the CPU, since it seems that the DV1000's motherboard uses a socket CPU design. But, obviously, HP would rather have you choose the CPU that you want from the beginning and stick with it. The first thing to do is to check HP website to see what other configurations were/are sold for
your model. If they sell it with faster CPUs then you can upgrade to
one of them...
PLEASE NOTE: In order for a particular processor to be compatible with a particular laptop: (1) the processor must be physically compatible with the laptop socket, in your case I thing you have a Soket 479 processor (2) the laptop chipset must support the processor. (3) the chipset front side bus speed must match the processor front side bus speed, in your case 400Mhz. (4) the laptop BIOS must support the processor.
So I listed here processors with FSB at 400Mhz, I gues that DV1000 as a 855GM Motherboard that supports only 400Mhz with Socket 479
Banias Pentium M 1.3 1300 1024 400 Pentium M 1.4 1400 1024 400 Pentium M 1.5 1500 1024 400 Pentium M 1.6 1600 1024 400 Pentium M 1.7 1700 1024 400
Dothan Pentium M 710 1400 2048 400 Pentium M 715 1500 2048 400 Pentium M 725 1600 2048 400 Pentium M 735 1700 2048 400 Pentium M 745 1800 2048 400 Pentium M 755 2000 2048 400 Pentium M 765 2100 2048 400
Banias-512 Celeron M 310 1200 512 400 Celeron M 320 1300 512 400 Celeron M 330 1400 512 400 Celeron M 340 1500 512 400
Dothan-512 Celeron 205 1200 512 400
Dothan-1024 Celeron M 350 1300 1024 400 Celeron M 360 1400 1024 400 Celeron M 370 1500 1024 400 Celeron M 380 1600 1024 400 Celeron M 390 1700 1024 400