XP installation problems

  Gaz_dc 19:32 10 Oct 2004
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See my previous thread for how I got myself in this woeful state... click here

I decided to re-install XP. I booted using my setup disk and completely reformatted my hard drive, removing all partitions. The installation seems to go ok until it got to the stage where it reboots... I then get the report "Error loading operating system". I have tried with Win2K aswell with the same results. What could have happened?

Any help GREATLY appreciated!

Gaz

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:38 10 Oct 2004

Use XP CD to reformat HDD to NTFS and re -install op system.

  Gaz_dc 19:42 10 Oct 2004

Thats what I did. Sorry I didn't make it clear but thats what I meant by setup disk - the XP disk. I reformated, deleting all partitions first, to NTFS

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:56 10 Oct 2004

Start again from scratch

  SANTOS7 19:58 10 Oct 2004

click here this may help

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