The error code 0xE0000227 comes up with Windows XP operating system when initiating the installation process of a sound card. To resolve the issue, it is required to open the Device Manager by going to the control panel and selecting the option 'hardware'. In the 'View' menu of the device manager, the option of 'devices by connection' needs to be selected. Then by right clicking the option 'Microsoft UAA bus driver for HD audio', it is required to disable and uninstall the sound card. After this process is completed, the sound card will function normally without any error messages.