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Code purple What is Code purple? What does it mean and want causes it?


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Code purple is a hp and compaq term meaning the machine has detected an error in hardware(adding card etc) the mb's are tatooed and usually the machine is sent back to be re tatooed.sometimes installing the microsorft version of the software, after a format (no restore disk) will stop this from happening.
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