xp won't install

  njm070881 12:32 09 Jan 03
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  njm070881 12:32 09 Jan 03

I recently built a pc and installed xp (oem) home edition. When i first installed xp it kept restarting for no apparent reason during setup and then going through setup again. Anyway I finally got it to install but recently I had to reinstall it, however I can't get it to install as when it gets to 34 minutes remaining (during setup) it just stops responding and then the computer restarts and goes through setup again ( same as before except that it doesn't seem to resolve itself this time). Does anyone know whether I have a faulty copy of xp or is there something wrong with my bios? Once windows is actually installed the computer runs fine, I just can't get it to install.

Cheers for any help

  Weeby Vuit 12:39 09 Jan 03

it could be many reasons i would phone windows and ask than what to do.

  njm070881 12:46 09 Jan 03

unfortunately I don't have access to a phone (i'm a poor student) I tried using thier website but I can't get any help as it's an oem version.

cheers

  golfpro 13:57 09 Jan 03

See thread earlier "unable to upgrade XP from ME" and read my last posting.

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