Installing xp setup freezes

  coubury 17:30 30 Sep 08
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I got a lapto and a new hardrive when i try to install xp its freezes with the blue screen with "Setup is starting windows" i have tried about 10 times and it keeps freezing there.

I Have my bios set to load HD then cd then removable devices

I have also tried CD then HD then removable devices and it still freezes.

The disc is ok and its a legit copy

any ideas?

  coubury 17:36 30 Sep 08

I am now getting this error

IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

  woodchip 17:38 30 Sep 08
  woodchip 17:44 30 Sep 08

Could also be faulty Ram.

Do not have anything plugged into the Computer while trying to Setup XP. Use touchpad not a mouse

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