Aspire One 512mb 160gb hdd with Linux Lite

  peugeot man 12:23 26 Jan 2009
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Bought this a few weeks ago and it is excellent in all respects except 1.

As it is Linux I cant add it to my home network which uses windows, I have genuine windows XP disk so want to install on the Aspire.

The installation starts but fails with blue screen of death afer several minutes.

I think I need to reformat the aspire to remove linux first.

Can anyone offer advice on how to do this please??

  scotty 13:38 26 Jan 2009

Firstly, I am surprised that you say theere is a problem getting Linux to work with your home network. There is a standard package "Samba" which is designed to do exactly that. Have you tried installing Samba?

Re XP, I had a quick look on google and it through up this link which might help:
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This in turn links to:
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