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E500 im trying to install win xp-sp2 on armada E500 it halts during setup on the copying driver.cab and it would not finish its just stop , the cd is not original becouse it did breakdown so i took another cd and tried to install the win xp but i have this proplem dose any one have a soultion,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,thanks

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First tell that which O/S it had earlier coz armada e500 notebook comes with 64 MB RAM and 12 GB HARD DISK , had you upgraded your notebook with RAM AND HARD DISK .
If not then check the hard disk space you have left in the notebook

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