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Windows 7: BSOD on XP Install for dual boot?

23 Feb 2010   #11
garrettnichols

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

I went through all those diagnostics and everything passed. But no my installation doesn't make it that far before it blue screens. I don't know what to do


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23 Feb 2010   #12
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by garrettnichols View Post
I went through all those diagnostics and everything passed. But no my installation doesn't make it that far before it blue screens. I don't know what to do
Try this:

https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...up-your-d.html
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23 Feb 2010   #13
garrettnichols

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Is there anyway to do this without a floppy? I don't have a floppy drive on my laptop.
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23 Feb 2010   #14
theog

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by garrettnichols View Post
Is there anyway to do this without a floppy? I don't have a floppy drive on my laptop.
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23 Feb 2010   #15
gregrocker

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by garrettnichols View Post
Is there anyway to do this without a floppy? I don't have a floppy drive on my laptop.
Yes, you have to slipstream the SATA drivers into XP CD using Vlite:

How To Slipstream SATA Drivers Into XP CD
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23 Feb 2010   #16
garrettnichols

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by garrettnichols View Post
Is there anyway to do this without a floppy? I don't have a floppy drive on my laptop.
Yes, you have to slipstream the SATA drivers into XP CD using Vlite:

How To Slipstream SATA Drivers Into XP CD

Thanks, I'll give that a try.
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25 Feb 2010   #17
garrettnichols

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Thanks guys, I slipstreamed the drivers onto my XP installation disc and everything went smoothly. Thanks everyone!!
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25 Feb 2010   #18
gregrocker

 

Good job. It is a major operation.
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