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Windows Xp Install Problem

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#1 madnlooney


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Posted 28 September 2006 - 02:02 AM

when i get to this screen my computer seems not to move any further. The light on the keyboard goes out to if its on. Ive tried doing it again and again but it just seems to stay at this screen. The machine is an old P2 450mhz. Does anyone have any ideas how this can be sort.

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#2 ComputerWhizz7


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Posted 28 September 2006 - 04:48 AM

Have you had a look at the HCL list from Microsoft? The hardware in your P2 may not be compatible with Windows. Why would you install Windows XP on a computer so old?

Edited by ComputerWhizz7, 28 September 2006 - 04:50 AM.

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Posted 28 September 2006 - 12:33 PM

Is your computer's hardware, software and peripherals able to support Windows XP?
(Use the Upgrade Advisor
The Upgrade Advisor is a tool you can download and install to check if your system hardware and software are ready for upgrade to Windows XP.)


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