how to instal xp in my new comp which is aplic only in win7?

March 11, 2012 at 21:59:06
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i have a new computer an its aplicable only in windows 7

can i install xp sp3 in my new computer which is aplicable only for windows7?

they say i slipstream tha sata driver in the xp disc?

where i can find tha sata drivers and how to slipstream?

this is my specs

motherboard = P8Z68-V LE
proceror = intel core i7 3.4ghz
memory = 8gb
graphicscard = MSI R6770 1GB DDR5

they say that xp doest have a sata controler, so they say make a slipstream..
can anay one explain to me details and where i can download the right sata driver for me?
an how to determine my right sata driver aplicable for my computer?

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March 11, 2012 at 22:22:11
The helpers here will need to know the model of your computer before they are able to help. You have listed your specs as "N/A" (not applicable) which is of no use whatsoever!

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March 11, 2012 at 23:02:07
what do u mean model?
how can i now all the specs in my comp?
where can i view it?

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March 11, 2012 at 23:23:22
spec of my motherboard "ASUS P8Z68-V LE"

CPU: LGA 1155 socket for Intel 2nd Generation Core i7,i5,i3 procesor

Chipset: Intel Z68 Chipset

Memory: 4x DIMM, max 32GB,DDR3 2200

Graphics: Multi-VGA output support: HDMI, DVD-D, RGB port

Multi-GPU support: Supports ATI Quad-GPU CrossfireX Technology

Expansion Slots: 2 x PCI Express 2.0x16slots(blue@x16mode,black@x14mode)
2 x PCI Express 2.0 x1 slots
3 x PCI slots

Storage: Intel Z68 Express Chipset
-2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports(gray)
-4 x SATA 3.0 Gb/s ports(blue)
- Intel Rapid Storage Technology supports RAID 0,1,5 and 10
- Support Intel Smart Response Technology

Lan: Realtek 8111E Gigabit LAN Controller

Audio: Realtek ALC892 8-channel High Definition Audio Codec

USB3.0: 2x ASMedia USB 3.0 Controllers
-2 x USB 3.0 ports at mid-board for front panel support(blue)
-2 x USB 3.0 ports at back panel (blue)
Intel Z68 Express Chipset
-12 x USB 2.0 ports (8 ports at mid-board, 4ports at back panel)

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March 12, 2012 at 00:47:05
You will need to consider more than just the SATA drivers if you want to install XP on that platform.
Is your version of XP 32bit or 64bit? I ask this since with 32gb ram you need to know that 32bit XP can only use less than 4gb.
Next are chipset drivers for the motherboard. It is unlikely the board manufacturer produced XP drivers.
Then there are audio, graphics, USB and drive controllers each with needed drivers for which xp drivers may or may not exist.
Slipstreaming is not a new process and there are plenty of comprehensive guides available. I'll leave it to you to google them.

You should also consider the benefits of installing in a virtual machine. Google it if you don't know what that is.

Is your machine an OEM Brand-name or is it a custombuilt? The first place to look for drivers is the motherboard manufacturer or the system builder if it's an OEM.

Goin' Fishin' (Some day)

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March 12, 2012 at 00:59:58
if i instald xp i remove the 4gb ram cuz my ram is 8gb total, the max is 4gb only in xp?

so whats ur advice?

i want to install xp because if i use windows7 i have a problem "low video performance", the other forums said that try to install xp it might solve my problem about low video performance..

i think because intel and amd has hardware isues thats why im having a problem in windows7 os if im using windows7, in microsost forums they say its a bug in the hardware because others also incounter same of my problem but they downgrade their os to windows xp from windows7..

whats ur advice?

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March 12, 2012 at 01:12:13

It is entirely feasible as Asus provide drivers, in BIOS do you see "legacy or IDE or Compatibility" mode for the SAT Controller, if so you will not need to slipstream XP.

If you have to add drivers to create a Custom XP CD then use nLite to do so:

The Graphic Card ATi HD6770 Drivers are here:

Also leave the memory in the machine, it will not effect XP.

Googling is quicker than waiting for an answer....

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March 12, 2012 at 01:28:55
about the graphics cards its latest in updates an i also download all media codecs i try all kinds of media codecs top improve my video quality an its still blury..

i have 2 cds with i have slipstream already sata driver and xp and i try 2 2 cds
but its still there is an eror
i folow all the steps in nlite and i reformat my comp there is an eror..

this is the steps il till wer i am now
1. press any key

2. F6

3. Specify press "S"

4. Chose the "Intel(R) Desktop/workstation/Server Express Chipset SATA AHCI Controler"

5. press enter

but im stack in step 3, after i press "s" there is a eror msg "setup cound not find a floppy drive on your machine to load OEM drivers from floppy disk"

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March 12, 2012 at 01:44:38
If you have correctly slipstreamed the SATA driver into the install disk then bypass the F6 prompt and proceed directly to install.

Goin' Fishin' (Some day)

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March 12, 2012 at 02:17:55
i tot even if u slipstream u will have to press f6, i just folowd the video in youtube, ok il try to reformat it after 3days from now because i cant reformat it now cuz im creating a program in java, is it okay after 3days il post msg again if its suces or not bypasing f6?

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March 12, 2012 at 04:51:34
If the drivers are slipstreamed YOU DO NOT need to press F6 as the drivers will be loaded, provided they are the correct drivers....

Googling is quicker than waiting for an answer....

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March 12, 2012 at 06:06:15
Do NOT install XP. You have a modern system, downgrading to a 10 yr old OS is NOT the answer.

You didn't list anything about your monitor. All monitors have a "native resolution". If you set the screen resolution to anything other than the native resolution, the display is going to suffer. If icons & text are too small at the native resolution, there are tweaks that can compensate for that, but changing to a non-native resolution is NOT the way to go.

If you insist on installing XP, see the following:

To add to the above, you may encounter problems due to the hidden boot partition created by Win7. If that happens, wipe out all partitions, create new partitions, format using NTFS, then try installing XP. This is no small undertaking, especially if you are inexperienced. Hopefully you realize the amount of work you have ahead of you. I suggest you collect all the XP compatible drivers in advance.

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March 12, 2012 at 09:53:06
"i want to install xp because if i use windows7 i have a problem "low video performance"

Instead of reconfiguring your RAM to handle XP, going and buying XP, trying to find drivers for XP, and re-installing all your programs. wouldn't it just be easier to but a decent video card?

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March 12, 2012 at 10:34:54
"graphicscard = MSI R6770 1GB DDR5"

That is a decent video card.

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March 12, 2012 at 13:45:34
Final word from me, XP is over 10 years old and is past its sell-by-date.....

Googling is quicker than waiting for an answer....

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March 13, 2012 at 07:24:09

You have gotten good advice in this thread. We don't know where you were told some of the other advice you mention but I would just state that you need to consider the source before relying on the advice.

As far as WinXP vs. Windows 7 is concerned, the biggest difference is Aero, which uses more resources.

Are you seeing the results of "performance information" generated by Windows 7?

Other than Aero, WinXP and Windows 7 should yield similar performance, given that you have enough RAM installed.

Your motherboard has integrated graphics. After you installed the add in graphics card did you install the latest drivers for it?

Does the computer perform well when using the integrated graphics instead of the add in card?

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March 14, 2012 at 00:05:44
yes its the latest drivers both bios and vcard..

using integrated graphics = blury

with add in card = blury also :(

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March 14, 2012 at 00:53:30
Blury graphics would seem to indicate either a fault with your monitor or that you are not using its native resolution, especially as it happens with integrated graphics also. What make and model is your monitor and what resolution, and refresh rate, are you using in Windows?

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March 14, 2012 at 08:11:34
whats is native resolution?

my resolution is 1366x768 defualt resolution from vcard
60hertz in refresh rate.. yup windows7 os im using now

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