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XP installation/ blue screen/ safe mode

by 10Glengarry / October 26, 2008 6:10 AM PDT

Hi, hope someone can help.
I'm installing XP Professional, upgrading from Windows 2000.
I suspect I don't have enough hard-disk space, because I got an x7E blue screen.
So I start the computer in safe mode to make some room - but a dialogue pops up saying that Setup can't run in safe mode, and the only option is to restart.
So I'm stuck! Restarting gets me a blue screen, and safe mode won't let me in.
Any ideas?
Thanks

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So why not a Linux boot CD?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 26, 2008 6:40 AM PDT

Any of the new live linux CDs would let you clean some files out. Why not?

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(NT) Thanks, I'll give it a go!
by 10Glengarry / October 27, 2008 6:31 PM PDT
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