OS Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit 6 I think you misunderstand me. My search of HP web site: General XP Downgrade Guide for HP Laptops - HP Support Forum THANK YOU VERY MUCH I managed to install it and now I am writing this msg from XP side. I made another bootable xp cd added the sata drivers with Nlite and first it gives error again then I started and I press F7 to disable ACPI setting and after that everthing did as normal xp installation. So Thank you very much, I really appericiated your help 16 I seem to be getting no where fast on this SATA floppy.
I am trying to make dual boot with win xp and win7 is preinstalled. Maybe this is all over my head but just dosen t seem like it should be this difficult ecspecially with these exceptional tutorials.
Stop: 0X0000007E 0X0000005, 0XF78D1EA0, 0XF78D1B9C acpi.sys-Address F73B9D66 base at F73AE000, Date Stamp 480252b1 Yes, you will need to download the SATA drivers for Win XP. 7 Quote: Originally Posted by theog I have no idea which sata controller I have. In the system information it says Manufacturer standard disk drives Model WDC WD3200BEKT-60F3T1 ATA DEVICE So I visited the internet page of the manufacturer but there is only drivers for Win Vista and win 7 so there is no xp driver. I have looked at the chipset files on my Dell drivers and downloads CD, but I m not sure what files to put on the floppy. they came with a windows7 computer would they work with a windows XP install. My Dell laptop is a Studo 1558, but hardware listed in the 1555 is the same.
This driver supports AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core processors on Windows XP SP2, Windows 2003 SP1 x84 and x64 Editions.Allows the system to automatically adjust the CPU speed, voltage and power combination that match the instantaneous user performance need.Download this Setup Installation program EXE to automatically update all the files necessary for installation.9 Have search here: HP Pavilion dv7-3000 Entertainment Notebook PC series- Download drivers and software - HP Business Support Center I searched it before there is only hp quick launch buttons driver for xp for my laptop. Dell Studio 15 Laptop Intel R i3 Processors M330 2.13 GHz Intel R 5 Series/ 3400 Series Disk Drive: ST9500420AS ATA Device Thanks again for all help. Extracted files to floppy, then ran windows XP setup.System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell Studio Laptop OS windows7 CPU I3 Graphics Card Radeon 4500 series 18 Hi larrym29 Download from Dell. After F6 I was actually shown 4 different contollers I started at the top and worked my way through all 4. During my search for Studio15 XP drivers I did run across a thread in Dell forum, where a person was trying to setup a WIn7/XP dual boot on a Studio 1558.19 Quote: Originally Posted by larrym29 Do not use the BIOS update for 1555 in a 1558.