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Windows 7: windows xp wont install in dual boot

12 Sep 2011   #11
goofy gorilla

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yes im reading them..gonna attempt to have a go, if i cant ill just have to borrow my mates old pc with windows xp on it...ta


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12 Sep 2011   #12
theog

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ill just have to borrow my mates old pc with windows xp on it
That would be the way.
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12 Sep 2011   #13
goofy gorilla

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ok getting somewhere..when it asks to insert.... a single driver i select one from the download that you posted...ie, iaAHCI...when i select this there are loads ..do i select all ?..see screenshot


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12 Sep 2011   #14
theog

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SATA Drivers - Slipstream into Windows XP CD

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Take a look at step 11.(option Multple Drivers)



Choose both setup inf files.

Choose all drivers.

Choose all sata controllers.



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12 Sep 2011   #15
goofy gorilla

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ok...i have to select both .inf files....but when i select the second one after ive selected the first one i get the error message...see screenshot....how can i insert both ?...do i need to select "multiple driver folder" ie in this case the folder that all those files are in ?..sorry but never done this before....nearly there lol..


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12 Sep 2011   #16
theog

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select "multiple driver, YES.

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12 Sep 2011   #17
goofy gorilla

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ok ta ...think ive done it just burning..see if it wall install alongside my windows 7...will post back..ta
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12 Sep 2011   #18
goofy gorilla

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ok still the same message "a disk read error occured - press ctrl+alt+del" to restart. lol

arrrgh!!!!!!!! must be something that ive done wrong...thanks for the help mate..appreciate it, but think ill just a cheapy pc with windows xp on it..cheers
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