acpi.sys error during XP Pro Install STOP 0x000007E

Trying to install XP Pro from CD onto a Dell Studio Laptop running Intel I7 processor.  This will be a second OS in a seperate partition so that I can run some 32 Bit programs that will not run under Virtualized XP.  When during the install I am getting the BSD with the messages:

 STOP 0x000007E (0xC0000005, 0xF73D2452, 0xF78D9ED4, 0xF78D9BD4)

acpi.sys address F73D2452 Base at F73C7000, Date Stamp 3B7D8550


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Last updated March 21, 2019 Views 26,439 Applies to:
You may also need to enable ACPI in the BIOS settings - if it is already enabled, you may try disabling it and test.

You may also try disabling all non-essential devices from the computer and test.

As the article mentioned by Divya says, you may try updating your BIOS as well.

If the above options do not help, you may have faulty hardware. You may try running hardware diagnostics and checking your RAM. Check with your manufacturer for hardware diagnostic programs.

Warning: Modifying BIOS settings incorrectly can cause serious problems that may prevent your computer from booting properly. Microsoft cannot guarantee that any problems resulting from the configuring of BIOS settings can be solved. Modifications of the settings are at your own risk.
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