I am having before a pc that is behaving funny. It a generic pc (not branded) and the motherboard model is JW-IG31-MKII. I had installed Ubuntu on it and the wanted to move to Windows XP. It starts the installation process and gets stuck on "Starting Windows" message. Well if you try to reboot it does not give display untill you take off the CMOS battery to load system defaults. It then recognizes the HDD and you can start the install process only to get stuck on reboot.
Any idea what this could be/
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I suggest you start with updating the BIOS to latest version. http://www.jwele.com/motherboard_detail.php?488#_bios
After that, you should enter the bios and load the defaults.
Then I would customize the XP CD/DVD to contain the latest SP3, and all the drivers for that motherboard, using nLite.
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