Question about HP Compaq Business Desktop dx2200 - P4 524 3.06 GHz (S6104464)

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Booting error I just replace the motherboad, and i found an error 1801 which says invalid or missing processor microcode update error, it also give me 2 beeps. After the message, it instruct to press f1, once i press it boot normally. i will like to know the problem for that issue

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    when I try to install Xp the message( YOU CANT INSTALL system insert a some type of cd


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This is One of the Known Issues on Hp Products...

There are Updates Released by Hp for Most of the Model facing this issue...

The Products for which the Solution (drivers) have been Released so far in the DX series are...

  • HP Compaq dx6100 Microtower PC
  • HP Compaq dx6100 Slim Tower PC
  • HP Compaq dx6120 Microtower PC
  • HP Compaq dx6120 Slim Tower Desktop PC
  • HP Compaq dx6128 Microtower PC
  • HP Compaq dx7200 Microtower PC
  • HP Compaq dx7200 Slim Tower PC
  • HP Compaq dx7208 Microtower PC
  • HP Compaq dx7300 Microtower PC
  • HP Compaq dx7300 Slim Tower PC
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    You got to Report with the HP and they Will update you once they have a Driver for you,
    However what you can do is try and run BIOS update if Possible.(it may not be Possible in a Boot issue though).

    Posted on Jul 17, 2008

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    SOURCE: 1801 microcode patch erro

    These are very different CPU's, and you should make sure the board accepts the new one. Check the manual.

    Posted on Oct 26, 2008

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    SOURCE: I've a HP Compaq d530

    You have to update the BIOS

    Posted on Feb 28, 2011

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