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Old 10-08-2004, 04:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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OK, where do I begin. Yes I need your help. I have a computer running XP. I installed a new DVD RW and all worked well for a week. Then all went blue, restarting all the time, then nothing, tried to reset up using boot CD for XP, it goes most of way thru, approx 20 minutes to end I either get a message
bios not fully ACPI compliant ....
or
STOP: 0x0000008e
If the DVDRW was working fine for 1 week, could it be this or something else?? if it is the driver, why would it work fine for 1 week then nothing
thanks
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Old 10-08-2004, 05:06 PM   #2 (permalink)
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something else, have u tried installing/uninstalling someother thing mean while?

or tweaked the BIOS? Updated?

once again, reset the BIOS to default settings, and then again set accordingly. re-install windows. lets see if it happens again.

though it isnt due to any optical drive problem.
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Old 10-08-2004, 10:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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give us a system profile and dvd software

pinnacle instant cd dvd with creative playcenter or nv dvd of nvidia
with give you the blue screen of death
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