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They mean ten business days, which makes it longer


I finally got the motherboard back but they reported that the motherboard tested fine. I took it to a computer shop this afternoon, and he discovered that it is something with the burned copy of windows xp pro that i was using. He put a new copy in and did quick install and it installed within 5 minutes! He also burned service pack 2 on a cd. So im going to try my copy in quick install and if it doesn't install like the other copy im going to have to by a licensed copy.
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I finally got the motherboard back but they reported that the motherboard tested fine. I took it to a computer shop this afternoon, and he discovered that it is something with the burned copy of windows xp pro that i was using. He put a new copy in and did quick install and it installed within 5 minutes! He also burned service pack 2 on a cd. So im going to try my copy in quick install and if it doesn't install like the other copy im going to have to by a licensed copy.


Well, i installed it in quick install form and everything seems good, Im going to run some tests, torture and memtest to make sure that it's stable.
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Glad to hear it now seems to be working OK :tazz:

Your case is another example of why not to use pirated software! I strongly recommend that you go & buy a licensed copy of XP anyway as using pirated software is illegal as well as unreliable.
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