trying to reinstall windows

  notmeguv 10:45 11 Sep 2005

3gz p4, msi 875p neo mobo. i am trying to reinstall windows xp pro using the cd, but it gets to the blue screen saying windows setup in the top corner and then stops. nothing esle comes up or happens. ive tried this with 3 differnt windows cd's and 2 different drives. ive also tried the 6 floppys but still stops on the same screen, any ideas? thanks!

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:49 11 Sep 2005

What type of HDD drives, IDE or SATA?

Sounds as if XP is struggling to find your drive, you may need to load Raid drivers when the press F6 message appears at the bottom of the screen.

  notmeguv 10:54 11 Sep 2005

thier sata raid. it doesnt even say press f6, it doesnt get as far as that.

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