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Tried restoring the BIOS defaults and rebooting, but still have the hang on 35 minutes. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. Charlie Russel MS-MVP Charlie Russel submitted this valuable information that if you have Symantec GO Back installed, you will not get an option to repair install until you disable it.(you will After the reboot read Warning#2! weblink

abhinav2good, Mar 23, 2005 #3 Old Rich Joined: Jan 17, 2003 Messages: 10,254 Google and run memtest86 to rule out a memory problem. Doom MissBudwizer Zeemaa Legal OS Install Guides Windows 7 Install Guide Windows Vista Install Guide Windows XP Home Install Guide Search Service Configurations Black Viper's Windows 10 Service Configurations Black Viper's Click the "Install Windows XP" button and then click the "Upgrade (Recommended)" option. You can find bootdisk already build at > www.bootdisk.com and maxllf.exe with google.> > 2/ After that, you'll know if your HD is ok or not. http://yourbusiness.azcentral.com/reinstall-windows-xp-home-edition-fix-problems-18609.html

Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Setup will copy the necessary files to the hard drive and reboot. I have made several attempts with the recovery disc, all leading me to a blue screen. Choose one that meets your needs.

  1. Did FixMBR and Fixboot C: 3.
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  7. Jan 28, 2005 #3 Anarchi TS Rookie Yes, by turning of the L2 CPU Cache in the BIOS.
  8. The In Place Upgrade also produces the same result as the Repair Install.

Do not press any key to boot from CD when the message appears. Type bootcfg. 4. Jul 22, 2009 #24 jarpvt TS Rookie Clean the install CD Cleaning the install CD on a Windows repair got me past that 34 min hang on installing devices. do not choose "To repair a Windows XP installation using the Recovery Console, press R", (you Do Not want to load Recovery Console).

I want this to happen, so I press ENTER to continue. Jan 29, 2005 #4 Guigsy1 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 16 when i boot it goes directly into the reinstall setup, i've been able to get most of the stuff onto After many many many retries I: 1. click resources I have not idea what was wrong...I just kept plugging until it worked.

Had the same problem, then I remembered that I recently had a PCI video card installed for a second monitor (my first one is AGP). You can use the In place upgrade option to change a Product Key in the event you entered a key that was already activated. Press No to continue. Click here to join today!

Press Enter to start the Windows Setup. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/57399-45-problems-installing-windows-home-edition Up Back Why a repair installation of Windows Xp Home? Step by Step on AutoStreamer Printable Repair Install step by step. What Is New?

hang! have a peek at these guys i've tried 1) restarting setup (several times), including running a new one from the boot disc 2) disabled USB, network, comm, and sound from BIOS before setup.... All Rights Reserved. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc.

After completing [if Windows is still accessible] the steps listed to prevent data loss in warning #1 and you did not remedy the no boot situation, you can use an OEM It will leave your applications and settings intact, but Windows updates will need to be reapplied. Chris Quirke http://cquirke.mvps.org/reinst.htm Additional tips to perform before initiating the Repair Install.You should complete the basic requirements of backing up all files and folders that cannot be restored from other media. check over here It may take awhile. 12) Setup formats the partition: (Image 1.12) 13) Creating File List: (Image 1.13) Setup is now figuring out what files to copy over to the hard drive. 13)

snowbal, Mar 9, 2017, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 9 Views: 263 flavallee Mar 14, 2017 at 10:51 AM Windows XP in 2017.... Now when attempting to run installation I get an error message ql1080.sys is corrupted. Uncheck "Run this program when Windows starts" and "Allow this program to run in the background." Of course, if you wish to keep Windows Messenger, do not do this step. 36)

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Can you boot Windows in Safe mode ok? TechSpot is a registered trademark. In the latter case, buy > a new one as having some errors means you'll have more and more soon. i disconnected my new CD-RW and it moved right past this and hung on Configuring Network with 35 minutes remaining..

Stay logged in Sign up now! How to Reinstall an Ethernet Controller How to Fix a Windows XP System How to Reinstall Windows XP Home Edition to Fix Problems by Margaret Worthington Related Articles How to Reinstall Once this procedure has finished, you can log back in to the operating system and begin using it again. http://roguewb.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-home-edition-sp2-won-t-install.html If you get the "Setup cannot continue because the version of Windows on your computer is newer than the version on the CD.".

Click the "Next" button, click "I accept this agreement," click the "Next" button again and then enter your Windows XP Home product key. If your HD is ok, then switch off your computer and switch it on after 30 secs. 3/ Insert your XP CD and go to the setup (press del to go I changed out the DVD burner and tried to repair XP but got the same problems with setup copying the files. I have recently replaced the motherboard and optical drive.

A salvage mission into the depths of Windows XP, explained by a non-geek by Charlie White Feedback Feedback on success or failure of the above fixes would be greatly appreciated. The less you access a hard drive after a non-boot episode; the better your chances of retrieving your data. All rights reserved.Newsletter|Contact Us|Privacy Statement|Terms of Use|Trademarks|Site Feedback How to Perform a Windows XP Repair Install Author: Michael Stevens MS-MVP 2001-2007 Web Michael Stevens When the install is running I have to keep retrying to load lots of different files, when this is done and we move on to the next steg I get the

I appreciate your help, I will let you know how it turns out.