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About SAD_DC

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  • Birthday 05/31/1989


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    Case:X-Dreamer 2
    Mobo:Abit an8-Sli
    Cpu:Amd Athlon 3700+
    Psu:Aspire Chameleon 550W
    Ram:2x 512M.b Ocz
    H.D.D:Maxtor 300 g.b
    Floppy:7 dollar floppy Drive :)
    D.D:Lite-on dvd+/-R
    GPU:Evga 6600Gt

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  1. EDIT: ok its now 1 40 am in chicago and i have a GREAT update... I realized that my laptop is dell (poop) and that it came with some application cd's.. so i go ahead and put the one that is for reinstlling windows xp home with SP1A and OMFG a sign from the heavens a blue screen appears (is this what it will look like when u guys do it?) then it loads a buncha crap for a few sec's then asks me 3 questions of what to do.. 1. something about reinstalling win xp 2.something about repairing win xp 3.quit so being me i dont want to contaminate my godly 3700+ un-clocked comp "heh" with dell so i quit right away.. now..I realize that some of you guys were right.. It WAS the crap burned cd i got from friend.. now im not 100% sure that buying windows xp home w/SP2 will work but its definatly worth a try so im ordering one 2night....heres link of which im getting (newegg jacked price lol) http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/Se...=335878&CatId=0 so im going to go ahead and buy that.."every1 plz have fingeres crossed for me because if I buy it I cant return it and if it does not work im down 88 bucks " ... oh before I forger what will I need to do right after I install windows xp home? thanks for helpin...
  2. yeah my friend let me try his windows xp cd..accually its pro and yes its burned but he said he installed it on his comp and his friends comp so..idk but is everything normal? like the boot order n crap? because idk where im going to get 200 bucks for a newwindows xp cd is there an easier way to do it? and is the system disk windows xp cd or something else?? because personaly i think a mobo or w.e should have came with system disk...
  3. yeah i just tried that and it does not work maybe something wrong with xp home cd? i made boot order 1.cd 2.removable and 3.hdd
  4. so all I do is set cd as 1st priority and insert windows xp home cd and install it?
  5. Hi I just installed ALL the crap on my new comp and i need to install windows n stuff.. OK first thing I did when I booted was checked out BOIS i ddnt change anything because boot order was ...1.removable 2.cd and 3 HDD then i started and it said boot from cd and told me "DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER" wtf is system disk? I put in the windows xp cd but it told me the same thing IDK what system disk can be some 1 plz help me....
  6. ok now on to a new problem...... i cant install the clips to secure the cpu fan.... like..there really loose and it feels like the fan is just going to fann of..im sure it will.. how am i suppose to install the "spring clips"
  7. well pretty much all I did was install the k8 retention bracket..now idk what to do and i need this done by 4:30 also if any1 has this plz some pic's would be great..
  8. Hi I purchased a hyper 48 cpu fan for my amd athlon 3700+ and I need help with the installation process plz...
  9. yes i could get in it but i cant save it.... .......................... Ok well I fexed my boot screen but now im not sure how to save my theme ..I have one called panther that came with stylexp..I havent restarted/turned off my comp in a few days but when I did the theme wouldent save it goes back to the old windows theme.... thanks..
  10. WTF^^^^ box cutter? jeez anyways..im trying to get windows xp home I have bit torrent but not sure what web site.. I will try torrentspy but idk what will happen...
  11. ok where can I go about d/ling the cd? or cd file or w.e? because i cant even look at the accual 1 btw blue cow..i have bought the retail win xp a while back but its scratched beyond belief tried using it ...no luck..
  12. wow this is really . me off 3 days and still same problem i Would have thought some 1 would have gave me step by steps r something lol... btw I ue stylexp to set up my windows.. not boot xp... wow they should make programs 4 idiots like me to do these things 4 me..
  13. I tried removing that and saveing it..It tells me.. Cannot create the C:\boot.ini file. Make sure that the path and filename are correct Also I cant find the accual boot.ini u said that its in my C: drive well its not ? only thing there (other than program files windows etc ..is XP.DAT so yeah I still dont know how to fix that.. when I try to put it in 2 seconds instead of 30 it says that it needs to be between 3 and 999..god im slow..
  14. ok.ok.ok i think im understanding now... im on the boot.ini notepad screen now and I see the following... [boot loader] timeout=30 default=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS [operating systems] multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition (bootscreen)" /fastdetect /NoExecute=OptIn /KERNEL=kernel1.exe multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition" /fastdetect /NoExecute=OptIn so all i haveto do is delete the last one right? ..this one? multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition" /fastdetect /NoExecute=OptIn and then it should work???? also will deleting this cause my comp to mess or anything??is there a way to get my old screen back? i doubt i will need it but..in case... also will I be able to go into safe mode? or will that be gone? do I need to save that line I will be deleting?? just in-case???? thanks...
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