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Old 11-29-2007, 09:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default BSOD New install Crashes

This has happened to me before. I've reinstalled windows XP. I start my PC and get the XP splash screen, then the PC crashes. I get a BSOD but it happens so quickly, I can't read what error I'm getting. I've torn my PC apart, and have been able to determine that it's the HDD. It's a WD 320Gig Sata. Now I've ran WD diagnostics, and it says that there is nothing wrong with the drive. Is there a way to freeze BSOD so I can read the error message? I'm at a loss of what to do.

AMD Athalon 64bit +3200 2.0GHz
Windows XP Professional
NVidia 9800GTX PCIEx
Creative Audigy 2 ZS Platinum
400Gig HDD
2Gig RAM
19\" LCD Widescreen 4ms
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