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Old 03-12-2006, 03:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Computer Problems!! new pc

Ok guys heres my story.. Ill make it short.

I am building a pc from scratch here are the details:

Pentium 4 3.2GHZ Retail box
Montherboard ASUS P5P800 (latest bios flashed)

Now everything boots fine. But when installing windows xp sp2... When it reaches to the point of Installing Devices.... once it reaches the middle i get the nice blue screen of death..... Here are the components ive changed trying to troubleshoot the problem..

1st - Motherboard changed for test (Intel GG101C)
2nd- MEMORY 512 for a other new one.
3rd - Unplugged all components and left only the dvd rom and HD.
4th- Changed CPU for a 3.0GHZ that i have and still no luck.

What else can it be???? Please help me out guys.. after trying these things i still get this screen of death.

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Old 03-12-2006, 04:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Make sure your Windows CD isn't damaged. You could have a scratch or particle on a part of the CD preventing it from reading. Also change the CD/DVD drive to make sure the drive is working correctly.

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Old 03-12-2006, 04:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
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it isnt damaged. I just recently installed it on 2 other pcs 1 hour ago. its only doing that on this computer.. here is the error

portcls.sys Address F7A3E46D base at F7A3E000 DateStamp 41107

p.s. also used a other dvd drive
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Old 03-12-2006, 04:46 PM   #4 (permalink)
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could be the psu get into the bios and goto pc health/hardware monitoring and report back
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