Blue Screen When Install Windows XP [Solved/Closed]

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Hello,

i have got a blue screen when installing windows XP to my laptop. Read the other posts suggest to go to bios to change the compatible hard drive but my Bios is very basic i cannot find anywhere to set the compatibility.

Please help

Thanks in advance.



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Can you boot into dos and run chkdsk? Make certain your HDD media is not correupted.
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Hi,

This is the second brand new disc i have tried. I think the HDD is fine but will run chkdsk later.

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hi all,

it twas the laptop battery, i removed the laptop battery and ran it straight from main and everything is working fine.