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When you try to install Windows Millennium Edition (Me) on a computer that is using a Cyrix central processing unit (CPU), Setup may be unable to finish.
This issue can occur if you are using a Cyrix CPU that is not a Pentium-class CPU. Some Cyrix CPUs are not considered Pentium-class CPUs, and because of this, these CPUs do not meet the Windows Me minimum hardware requirements.
The following Cyrix CPUs do not meet the Windows Me minimum hardware requirements:
CX486 DRx2-20/40For additional information about Windows Me minimum hardware requirements, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Cyrix 6x86MX/MII PR233
Cyrix 6x86MX/MII PR300
Cyrix MII 433
Cyrix MII 333
Media Gx Enhanced (266)
253695For a list of Windows Me system requirements and information about the Windows Hardware Compatibility List (HCL), please view the following Microsoft Web sites:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/253695/EN-US/ )Minimum Hardware Requirements to Install Windows Millennium
Article ID: 277788 - Last Review: October 21, 2013 - Revision: 2.3