Windows XP, as well as Windows 2000 is an operation system that was released when most of the TR Games were already on the market. In some cases they are not compatible with it, meaning that the game might crash after being started or not start at all.
There are a few things you can try:
1. I recommend, that you install the latest Service Packs, get new drivers for your graphic card, install the latest DirectX Version.
2. Rightclick on the