Unable to set win xp with win 7

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jingling - Jul 10, 2011 at 12:39 AM
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- Jul 10, 2011 at 05:14 AM
Hello,

i'm using sony vaio vpcca17ec and facing a problem is cannot install win xp in win 7. i have tried to go into BIOS to change configuration setting. but i didn't find it. how can i do? please anyone. thanks beforehand!

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Jul 10, 2011 at 05:14 AM
Hi,

Here are steps on how you can install xp on pre installed win 7.
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:
https://ccm.net/faq/11459-downgrading-from-windows-7-to-xp

Good Luck!
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