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Old 02-05-2006, 11:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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okay i took xp off using kill disc and then when i got to reload xp i get a error that a certian file needs to be reloaded, it wont install xp. what should i do? thanks
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Old 02-06-2006, 01:55 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Go into bio's and set your boot device priorities to CD drive first.
Insert xp cd
Press space bar when it asks you to
Xp will load up some temp files
--> then you install xp again
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yeah, iam not that dumb. it was a faulty disc. thanks for your help though.
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Then you were asking a rhetorical question and then geeking yourself for the pure satisfaction of it?
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