Fix the errors while setting up Windows® XP®
What are the tips to resolve the issues that can come while setting up Windows XP on the PC?
Windows XP released by Microsoft is available in editions such as Home and Professional edition. Windows XP is incorporated with many features and has automatic system recovery in case of system failure. It has the ability to create file while you are offline. The users of Windows XP can back up important file and documents. The encryption of the file is possible with Windows XP Operating System and it prevents the unauthorized access of strangers in our system. The users of Windows XP may get error messages during the installation of this Operating System. It displays many stop messages when it detects a problem and sometimes you cannot recover from such errors. The faulty error messages might appears due to some faulty device drivers in your system. The issue can also occur due to incompatible driver, system service, virus scanner, or backup.
Following points will give users an idea about the causes of error occurs during the set-up of Windows XP:
- Virus infection
- Driver issues
- Hardware issues
Viruses are malicious software that will affect your system in several ways. The viruses enter in to your system via infected e-mails and many other programs. Your system will show as error message "Stop 0x0000007B" during the set-up of Windows XP Operating System. You need to remove all the malicious programs from your system before the installation of Windows XP Operating System. You may use an antivirus software for removing virus from your system. If the antivirus cannot remove the virus then you need to repartition and format your hard disk and reinstall the Windows XP.
Faulty device driver in your system results in the error during the set-up of Windows XP. Corruption of the device driver and Windows registry will cause the error during the Windows XP installation. A driver is required by the Windows XP to communicate with the hard disk controller, which helps to start your system. The driver need to be compatible with your Windows XP Operating System. You need to replace the corrupted driver with anew one. You need to press 'F6' and follow the instructions to install driver from your original equipment manufacturer.
The addition of faulty hardware in your system will results in the "Stop 0x0000007B" error message during the Windows XP installation. You need to check the SCSI chain for correct termination if you are using a SCSI hard disk. It is better to remove any unused SCSI devices and make sure that each device is unique.