BSOD in updating vista to XP

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Tikka - Dec 29, 2009 at 12:11 AM
 Tikka - Dec 29, 2009 at 01:30 PM
Hello,
Im trying to upgrade my Sattelite A305 vista to XP. But when setting up the start menu it gives BSOD and gives the following technical error code.
0x000000F4(0x00000003,0x89EB7DA0,0x89EB7F14,0x805D1142)
can anyone help me

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dancedhall Posts 3058 Registration date Wednesday May 13, 2009 Status Member Last seen March 12, 2010 657
Dec 29, 2009 at 09:36 AM
hi there,

you need to disable sata in bios

link below will guide you:

https://ccm.net/faq/2544-installing-windows-xp-on-a-sata-hard-drive

Thanks
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I've already gone through the guide. Any ways i resolved the problem. There was a defect in hard drive. I installed xp in another partition It worked like a charm
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