Recent content by crazy933

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    ntoskrl missing

    i wwent to boot into XP pro from my dual boot win7/xp pro and got message ntoskrl was missing. how can i fix this? can i try to repair the xp installation and then set up the dual boot with win 7? the more detailed the instructions the better. thanks Dan
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    Windows XP starts to load but no users

    Will I then have to reinstall all my other software? or just any windows updates?
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    Windows XP starts to load but no users

    I only use my XP installation once a month or so. Today I needed to use an older program that won't run on Windows 7. I iReboot to go to my XP installation and I get the black startup window that say Windows Xp and the flag. Then I get the light blue screen that would normally have the user...
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    BSOD when trying to install XP

    o.k. thanks, i will check it out. Addendum: so far so good. thanks. a question do i have to install anti virus software on the virtual machine? also i like the way this works and would like to do this on my desktop system instead of the dual boot, can i somehow copy clone the existing...
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    BSOD when trying to install XP

    i don't know what it means to slipstream or a virtual machine.
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    BSOD when trying to install XP

    there was no settings for ide/ahci options
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    BSOD when trying to install XP

    it is SP2, it is a genuin disk that came with an older laptop i pourchased. I was able to use this cd to install XP on my desktop when i built ir last year.
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    BSOD when trying to install XP

    terry, I tried to install by booting from the Cd (the same as i did for my desktop) kairo, I saw nothing in the bios about switching to sata/ide.
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    BSOD when trying to install XP

    i belive it is SP2, i installed that copy onto a desktop with SATA drives.
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    BSOD when trying to install XP

    I have a laptop that came preinstalled with Vist home premuim, I had a copy of XP that i wanted to install and dual boot but when I try to install xp i get a BSOD the errors pop up so fast that i can't read them. I have since installed windows 7 and still cannot install xp. I have successfully...
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    Renaming other OS

    thats what i did, i used EasyBCD after the install and now everything looks good on that end, thanks
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    networking problem

    my network printer had disappeared and when i try to install a network printer i am told that no printers were found. the printer is shared (on the desktop computer) and i am still getting the same message when i try to access a shared network drive.
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    Renaming other OS

    i logged onto vista, then went to my n: partition, the one with XP, and went to my folder in and renamed it with .old and when i tried to log on i had the same problem.
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    networking problem

    also i cannot connect to any shared printers on my desktop
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    Renaming other OS

    could this be a problem with ntldr? or user profiles? Addendum: to try another fix, what i did was cloned my c: drive from my backup clone. When i try to get to XP i get an error about hardware configuration. I log onto VIsta and change the name of the second OS (XP) and let EasyBCD do...