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Wrong Machine When I want to reinstall Windos XP from the original CDs (3cds). I have WRONG MACHINE message and everthing freeze. I was able to format the HDD and install DOS 6.2 on it.


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If you have assess to a windows Xp cd it does not matter if it belongs to that machine install the oem xp and when you are prompted for the coa just use the on on your machine it should work .but if you are registered with toshiba they will send you the rite cd if you call the tec support.
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