Loading xp on pc

  Lardy FB 19:59 18 Jan 04
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i recently bought my daughter a pc off ebay, it does not have an os loaded on it so i tried loading my copy of xp, this disc was supplied when i bought my pc and was pre-installed.
it started loading ok but has come up with "fatal error". how do i rectify this or how do i remove it to install windows 98?
I would be very grateful for any advice

  wawadave 20:02 18 Jan 04

hello
reformating the botched install with a 98 bootdisk and do fdisk and format after reboot
you d/l 98 bootdisk at click here

  wawadave 20:04 18 Jan 04

hello
you may want to do scan disk from dos to check drive for bad sectors. as this could be the reason it would not install allso d/l docmemory and test the ram.
since its and ebay thing open case clean dust out.

  VoG II 21:03 18 Jan 04

It is illegal to install a Windows disk on more than one PC. Unless you uninstall it from yours first.

Office is different - you can install on one desktop and one on laptop (as long as not used simultaneously).

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