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Can Windows 7 be installed on X05? I get ACPI incompatible BIOS and have updated to last known one. Please help!

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The only issue i can see is if your your ram has not been updated since leaving the factory, you will notice from the tables W7 requires a min of 1GIG and your machine leaves the factory with 256mb(dependant on country possible) so check your ram. I run windows 7 on 2GB and its great, your machine will take 2GB. The Samsung X05 was released 2004 and the NVIDIA Geforce 4 should be fine. i would point out drivers and compatability but windows 7 so far is really good but driver support is crucial
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    Laptop Type Thin and Light Laptop
    Use Corporate Business • Small Business • Business
    Processor Pentium M 1.5 GHz
    Installed Memory 256 MB (DDR SDRAM)
    Display 14.1 in. XGA TFT LCD
    Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Mobile Technology Intel Centrino Mobile Technology
    Processor
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Pentium M
    Processor Speed 1.5 GHz
    Motherboard
    Chipset Intel 855GM
    Bus Speed 400 MHz
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    Installed RAM 256 MB
    RAM Technology DDR SDRAM
    Max Supported RAM 2 GB
    RAM Speed 333 MHz
    Installed Cache Memory 2048 KB
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    Hard Drive Capacity 30 GB
    Storage Controller Type Ultra ATA 100
    CD / DVD
    CD / DVD Type CD-RW/DVD-ROM
    Optical Drive Read Speed 24x (CD) • 8x (DVD)
    Optical Drive Write Speed 8x (CD)
    Optical Drive ReWrite Speed 8x (CD-RW)
    Display
    Display Tech XGA TFT LCD
    Screen Size 14.1 in.
    Display Max. Resolution 1024 x 768
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    Graphic Processor NVIDIA GeForce4 440 Go
    Graphic Bus Interface AGP x4
    External Video Resolution 1920 x 1200
    Audio
    Audio Output Type Headphones • Sound card • Speaker(s) • SPDIF out
    Audio Input Type Microphone
    Operating System
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    Technical Features
    Expandability 1 x Type I/II PC Card Slot, 1 x Memory Stick Card Slot
    Expansion Ports 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x IEEE 1394a (FireWire), VGA out, RJ-11 (modem), RJ-45 (NIC), S-Video out
    Input Method Keyboard • Scroll Button • Touchpad
    Networking
    Networking Type Integrated 10/100 Network Card • Integrated Wireless LAN
    Data Link Protocol Ethernet • Fast Ethernet • IEEE 802.11b • IEEE 802.11g
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    Analog Modulation Protocol ITU V.90
    Battery
    Battery Run Time 2.2 Hours
    Battery Technology Lithium ion
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    Depth 25.9 cm
    Height 2.4 cm
    Weight 2 kg


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Hay que entrar en la BIOS, entonces, dentro del men? advanced desactivamos el "speedstep".
Despues guarda los cambios pulsando F10 y reinicia. esta vez deber?a funcionar y dejarte terminar de formatear.

You must enter in the BIOS, then, you must go to the advanced menu and disable the "speedstep" option.
After doing that save the changes pressing F10 and restart the computer. It should work.

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