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Old 10-27-2005, 11:51 PM   #1
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Default Need Help Fast!! XP pro wont install!

I have this computer that just just put together.
SeaGate 300 Gig
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When I try to install XP PRO into my HD it can't copy some of the files.

Why is it doing this?
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Old 10-27-2005, 11:57 PM   #2
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Default Re: Need Help Fast!! XP pro wont install!

Is this a legal copy of XP pro?
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Old 10-28-2005, 12:03 AM   #3
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Default Re: Need Help Fast!! XP pro wont install!

Yes it is. Damn they're expensive. lol. Got any suggestions?
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Old 10-28-2005, 12:07 AM   #4
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If it's legal a legal copy and it won't copy a file onto the HDD the disc is damaged or corrupt. Phone up microsoft, answer there questions and they should send you a new copy.
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Old 10-28-2005, 12:09 AM   #5
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Default Re: Need Help Fast!! XP pro wont install!

Lol. They already sent me another copy, i tried both. Do you think that either my HDD or my CD-ROM is wacky?
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Have you tried both CD-ROMs?
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Old 10-28-2005, 12:30 AM   #7
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Yes. tried both
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find the cd that came with ur hdd and reformat using that cd. U should be able to write all zeros to the drive and start over from there
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Default Re: Need Help Fast!! XP pro wont install!

My dad's technician is fixing it. Thx guys.
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Old 10-28-2005, 05:23 PM   #10
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Could you ask how he fixed(going to fix) it. just curious.
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