No boot into old xp

  compy 22:41 16 Aug 2008
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xp pro sp2.
My computer just went out.
Blew the fuse on my power supply. put in a new power suply which happily ran the fans but no motherboard activity at all.
Took the oportunity and put in a new mb and cpu. Now it boots to the black xp screen and then re boots again and again.
installed a new xp and it runs ok, but i had the old one tuned up for me and i don't realy want to spend weeks tuning a new one.
I tried repairing it with the xp disk, but no good.
Any sugestions gratefully accepted.
Thanks in advance.

  rossgolf 22:56 16 Aug 2008

you wont be able to run the old one because you cant run an old version of xp with a new mobo. to get a new mobo working with xp you have to reinstall xp which you have done, rendering the old version inopperable

  crosstrainer 23:16 16 Aug 2008

Has posted, the drivers and settings for your new hardware are totally different from your older installation.

Format your hdd, and perform a clean install.

If you have critical data on the hard drive, backup to an external device prior to the format.

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