BSOD while installing Windows XP Prof

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uchman-tee - Jul 21, 2010 at 11:53 AM
 Blocked Profile - Jul 21, 2010 at 12:42 PM
Hello,
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 replies

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?
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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.

Thanks
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