Formatting windows vista to windows xp sp2

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Hello,
Sir I have Emachines E725 Laptop
In that Laptop I have installed windows vista ultimate
when i put thw windows xp service pack 2
it shows a technicL PROBLEM HAVE BEEN DETECTED ON YOUR COMPUTER
ABLUE SCREEN APEARS
PLEAS TELL HOW TO INSTALL WINDOWS XP SP2

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Hi,

Here are the steps on how you can install xp on pre installed windows vista.

First.
On the Setup of your BIOS,
Choose the ATA instead of AHCI on the SATA configuration..
then now apply the changes. then insert your cd on the cd rom. make sure you have chosen the cd as your first boot device.

Read this FAQ for more informations:
http://ccm.net/faq/2667-moving-from-vista-to-xp

Good Luck