why wont xp set up

  [DELETED] 22:26 19 Oct 2004

hi thank you every one for advice on the problem i was geting at boot up on new pc, i put in another stick of memory and booted ok, have another problem now though, trying to install xp, both by 6 set up floppies and xp cd rom,dosent start to install set up files all i am geting is a blue windows set up screen, any one advise please

  [DELETED] 22:32 19 Oct 2004

Configure your bios to boot from cd and do away with the floppy's. If it's a full version and not an upgrade version of xp that is.

  [DELETED] 22:32 19 Oct 2004

which i presume it will be seeing as your trying to boot from floppys :-)

  [DELETED] 22:40 19 Oct 2004

hi jonny i have tried that booted from xp cd rom after seting bios to boot cd first and i get the same result, a blank blue screen

  [DELETED] 22:43 19 Oct 2004

Rather than using 6 floppy's try boot98.exe which writes the correct files to one floppy disk click here

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