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Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? For all the hype about SEP it seems easy over taken. you dont need to format the drive, simply delete C:\Windows and C:\ProgramFiles so windows start fresh.Click to expand... when i use the recovery console on the xp installation where i aborted a repair install, i get something like SYSTEMSETUPIN PROGRESS UPGRADEINPROGRESS RESTARTSETUP you get an option to press a
Thanks again, guys! any help would be greatly appreciated. I'll try it again this evening, to see if it works.And, yes, I've tried the process a couple of times. The search for a valid 'Repair' continues.... /BB Nov 10, 2005 #11 Moi TS Rookie Guigsy1 said: at a repair install to fix a bootup problem, during the Installing Devices...
Step by Step on AutoStreamer Additional Links Chris Quirke's Blog XP Repair Install essential info Dell Restore link This article will answer your questions about the Dell restore partitions and 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. I'll try that when I get home in a while and post back what happens. Step by Step on AutoStreamer Printable Repair Install step by step.
If that is the Dell XP disc that came with the computer, and it already has SP2 on it, the hard drive may be failing. I've seen XP do similar things in the past, and it always ended up being a hardware issue that didn't show up anywhere else. Setup will copy the necessary files to the hard drive and reboot. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion
The disk spins up but nothing happens, it eventually just stops and then it's just the small window and c:\windows> Maybe I should just give up and try formatting the drive This is the first time I encountered such a problem. I'd also try an XP sp1 or 2 disk, just to make sure, you can always run the service pack update afterwards. same thing blew up SEP and had to use 5 other programs to nix the little [email protected][email protected]#$(&.
Edited by managed, 04 January 2010 - 08:55 PM. 0 ALLAN†††††VirtualBox - fast Virtual PC†††††Erunt - Registry backup utility†††††nLite - make custom XP CD Back to top #14 [email protected] [email protected] TEG this contact form When it gets to 34 minutes the status bar shows about 2/3 done Installing Devices and then hangs. That blinking little curser with no user interface scares me a little... usually they gave problems after 3 to 4 years old.¬† Look at the capacitors.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Safe mode by Jenarae28 / April 12, 2013 1:37 PM PDT In reply to: Contradiction What I mean is I tried to boot Is there at least a way to salvage some files before I decide to through all away? Reapply updates or service packs applied since initial Windows XP installation. http://0pacity.com/xp-repair/xp-repair-pro-6.html It does the install, but during the configuration section it gets stuck right at the beginning at 39 minutes remaining.
You can't do that without going through the Advanced Boot Menu. Nov 21, 2008 #19 Quantum TS Rookie Help I'm having the same problem. Copy these registry backups to another location before you perform an in-place upgrade/Repair Install.
Could somebody give me a step by step guide on how to fix this?
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). Maybe the repair install looks at both %systemfolder%\inf\ folders, and gets confused? Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,496 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:11:07 PM Posted 17 In order to try to repair this, I loaded the windows xp recovery console and deleted a couple of files from the C:\Windows\System32\Drivers folder like I had been told to do
All Rights Reserved. If you get the "Setup cannot continue because the version of Windows on your computer is newer than the version on the CD.". Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Community Ask a Question Today's Posts Windows XP Home repair install hangs at 35 minutesremaining ByGuigsy1 Jan 28, 2005 Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Check This Out Create a slipstreamed XP CD merging the SP1 or SP2 update. 2a Autostreamer for creating a slipstreamed CD the easy way.
Would anyone know if a replacement disc would cost money; if so. I shoulda come here first... The blurbs to the right rotates through its usual pages. I then decided to reinstall XP.
Registered: Oct 27, 2001Posts: 14875 Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2010 9:12 am It is too bad that the hidden partition is not available for a system restore to the OOBE. I disabled the lan, modem and wireless card from within the bios and hey presto. Restart the computer and Chkdsk/Error Checking should run.Hope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (2) Collapse - Answer Upgrade Install of XP? That is the method for accessing the hidden system restore routine.Just to clarify, what should I do after I access the OOBE?
Try replacing the sata / IDE cables and if it still fails, replace the hard drive. 2 Jalapeno OP Jim9456 Oct 31, 2012 at 2:28 UTC How old Register now! Thanks again! 0 This discussion has been inactive for over a year. Would anyone know if a replacement disc would cost money; if so.
and since I can't at this point I can't get into safe mode to try to clean up anything else. since you mentioned it does the autorun.inf possibly cause the SETUP.exe of XP install to run? 0 Back to top #8 managed managed ☼ Y ☼ N ☼ W ☼ A If it's incompatible - uninstall it!You may find if its working or not by following the procedure written above.Or you can by typing in cmd sysdm.cpl and opening drivers tab disable