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XP Upgrade Error.. :(

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Scrubs121, Feb 2, 2007.

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  1. Scrubs121

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    Hello all, i have had a XP disc for a while on my current PC, i recently purchased a oldish laptop, fitted in a new HDD and all that in it, installing XP etc then comes up to the parition bit.. done tha and when installing it comes up with " fatal error " and all this crap, now when i start the laptop up it just loads straight onto the XP install again, wont let meopen up a restore or whatever, what can i do? (its a bootable XP disc)

    i have got a 98 SE disc, if i loaded thatup in the drive, would that go over the XP install crap or what?

    Cheers.. kinda getting me down (n) :(

    Laptop.. 20 GB HDD..Office 2000 (originally)
     
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