sms 15:26 PM 26 Dec 12

my computer started to have problems and would not get past xp boot screen. I put new graphics card new hd and new memory. I ran xp installation disk and after loading files it restarts windows upon which I get bsd. I have tried other ram, graphics cards and unplugged other periferals. Still crashes after re-start. Please any adive what to de next

  sms 08:37 AM 27 Dec 12

I tried the variables one at a time with the same result stop code 0x000000D1 atapi.sys

  bumpkin 14:29 PM 27 Dec 12

"last known good configuration" worth trying if you can access it.

  woodchip 17:06 PM 27 Dec 12

Put the Old stuff back then see if it boots, if it does fit parts and test one by one

  woodchip 17:07 PM 27 Dec 12

PS Memory could be faulty or in wrong slots or wrong speed memory

  lotvic 17:38 PM 27 Dec 12

I have a recollection that it might be some setting in the bios setup and the way it recognises the hard drive? if someone could look that up it might be the answer, I think it involved changing the SATA mode from AHCI to IDE

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:20 PM 27 Dec 12

check DVD drive cables is fully pushed home at both the drive and motherboard ends


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