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Trying to install windows xp pro

I get to 61% and it tells me it cannot copy oembios.bin. I figured that it was the disk i was using and tried several others. The same discs work in other computers just fine. The computer I am using is a custom built one. I belive the motherboard is compaq. At least that is what comes up on the screen.

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  1. extract oembios.bin from the i386 folder on the cd and copy to the program folder of the old OS (upgrade only).

Posted on May 08, 2008

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Could be one of problems:

You need to update the BIOS

The cdrom that you're using is "picky"

The disc is dirty / damaged.

However, i've run into problems with the RAM causing this. Try taking out as much as you can (leave one stick in) and see if it installs.

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