Hi, i just format my pc with new os system.Previously my pc os was Window Vista and now i install Window Xp pro for my pc.After formatting, when i try to access window media player there is error saying my audio is not available and no sound.Before format, my pc still got sound when playing game.I have try to download many software for audio and install in my pc but still no use.How do i know what is the built in model for audio system inside my pc and how to configure the model for the motherboard?For my pc i didnt add in any hardware for audio when purchasing so isnt it my motherboard come with built in audio system? According to the manufacturer the software for my pc can be doumnload from internet but i find out that the model available in internet is suitable for Window vista.
Urgently need help....
Contact ur nearest computer vendor from whom u have purchased the pc & ask him to give u the mother board driver of ur pc.If u can't then simply go through ur computer papers & get urself confirm the mother board model so that u can download the driver from the site in which u have quote ur problem
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Your system windows (Operating System) was corrupt, so you have two option in your hand first you should format your PC and install the new window (Operating System) & second you repair you old windows(OS) if you have windows CD then try this link to repair & format PC. if you chose first option then you all data will delete, & repair window your data will not delete.
format it using vista and then dont proceed to install the vista operating system.Then remove the vista disk and insert the xp disk and restart or boot from the xp cd If you think this solution helps you then your token of appreciation in the form of Rating and a testimonial will be esteemed. Thank you and Keep Visiting FixYa!
You need to boot the PC with the XP CD and you will get an option to delete and format partition before new install. If you dont have the option to boot from CD at startup you will have to enter setup / bios and enable CD as first boot device. Cheers from Scott
Yes you can. But make sure you obtain the drivers of your system. After formating, things like camera, sound, bluetooth, LAN e.t.c might not work. So you must have all your system's drivers before formating. You can always get them from the internet.
You can manually disconnect the IDE/SATA cable temporarily from your motherboard (the one with NT PRO & XP HOME), then you can cleanly install a Windows XP on your new Hardisk. And after installing, you can re-connect the other hardrive on your computer and format it under your NEW Windows XP, be sure to set the BIOS BOOTUP sequence that you boot on the right drive.
1. make sure your laptop is set to startup from a cd
2. after laptop finds the bootinfo from the cd and asks you to press any key to start from cd, press any key and xp setup will start.
3. in xp setup your going to need to delete your vista partitions, preferably all partitions and then proseed to install xp into a new partition.
4. proseed with the windows setup follow the instructions and configure your settings as you wish.
It came with the SATA drive, Go into BIOS settings, hard drive settings from whatever existing (I am slipping the exact name from my mind now). Make sure you save the settings, go into Bootable options and make sure your cd rom is the first to boot, put the cd in, restart your machine and thats it............make a clean install of xp. By the way I am also not a big fan of vista.