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I get STOP: 0x000000007E BSOD using an OEM XP setup CD. It happens trying to go into Recovery Console or before reaching the EULA step.

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Are you doing an install? Are you doing a recovery? More info is needed. –  Dan Aug 20 '09 at 19:16

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XP SP2 worked. http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic16553.html

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What kind of storage controller do you have on that system? If it's anything other than a plain old IDE controller, try giving Windows proper drivers for it at the beginning of the setup process (by pressing F6).

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