Get error msg while installing windows XP

Suraj - Sep 15, 2011 at 02:47 AM
 Anonymous User - Sep 19, 2011 at 08:33 AM
I'm using vaio vpceb26fg laptop which comes with preinstalled windows 7 home premium , but now i want to install windows xp on it. When I started to boot set up , first everything goes ok, but after some time it gives blue screen and message saying prevented due possible hardware damage........if this is first time then check hdd for that.........

So plz if you know anything about it help me out..........

2 responses

acebyte Posts 3 Registration date Wednesday September 14, 2011 Status Member Last seen September 19, 2011 2
Sep 19, 2011 at 02:34 AM
What does the error message say? It might be the problem of memory, of drive etc...
Anonymous User
Sep 19, 2011 at 08:33 AM
Go to BIOS(by pressing F2 or DEL on startup)

See for SATA controller option-change it from AHCI to IDE

Try installing again