Things you need:
- HP dm1z netbook
- Portable USB CD or DVD rom
- Windows XP installation disc
Steps to follow:
Put the installation disc into the usb dvd/cd rom drive and plug it into a free usb port in you hp dm1z
Start up the hp dm1z and press "esc" to bring up the boot menu
Select boot from usb cd/rom drive
The windows xp will self-install..... at the screen which says press F6 for additional drivers, press F5.. a menu will show up.. select "Standard" installation! This will avoid the acpi.sys blue screen of death!
More to come...