How can I specify an alternate HAL during Windows 2000 installation?

A. During installation of Windows 2000 you can press F5 and select an alternate HAL to be used:

  • ACPI Multiprocessor PC
  • ACPI Uniprocessor PC
  • Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI) PC
  • Compaq SystemPro Multiprocessor or 100% Compatible
  • MPS Uniprocessor PC
  • MPS Multiprocessor PC
  • Standard PC
  • Standard PC with C-Step i486
  • Other

Selecting Other allows a 3rd party HAL to be specified.

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