BSOD while installing Windows XP Prof

uchman-tee - Jul 21, 2010 at 11:53 AM
 Blocked Profile - Jul 21, 2010 at 12:42 PM
am anthony
i have hp laptop 2230s
i was running xp on it previously and one day i tried logging on to my account after putting my password it logs me off immediately.
then i tried putting the hard disk on an external hard disk casing to backup my files.
after which i tired to install xp again i was getting error code 7.
next day i tried to install again now blues screen.
i have tried switching the hard disk and ram but the same error


2 responses

Test your memory, maybe is the memory slot defect.

You can test your memory with memtest86

What windows error code do you get with the bsod?
Blocked Profile
Jul 21, 2010 at 12:42 PM
Hi there,

This occurs if you have sata hard drive and need to change it in bios by disabling sata/native mode,save then restart the system by booting from xp installation cd.