hello guys,i recently bought an acer aspire 5738g,it came with windows 7 home premium preloaded with only one partition.it is a 64 bit system
my problem is : i want to create more partitions and install windows xp pro(32bit) and ubuntu 9.10 and remove the existing windows 7.
the error im getting when i use bootable win xp cd is the traditional blue screen error with information about memory address and as such and i have to restart the system
1. this happens after i select boot from my cd and before it begins the windows installation
2. how do i install a new os removing the old one in this laptop ? im not a novice, i install os on desktops quite often
pls help,its urgent!!