Originally Posted by hiddjaio
do you have administrator rights to the computer to install the software sometimes if you don't have admin rights it will stop the installation
?? If there isant an OS installed how the hell can admin right be set? Do they have like a laser in the monitor scanning you to see if you are an administrator..?
As for the problem, if you have, try a different disc. Or, check the IDE cable is properly in the CD-drive, I know it sound ridiclous but its happened to me before. If all fails, contact Microsoft. Its legal to use the same CD on different machines, but not same product key.
Hope this helps