Windows Xp Repair Installation Hangs
Registered: Sep 22, 2008Posts: 9074 Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2010 1:01 pm I vote that it is a driver issue, or a wrong install disc problem. Can't install the old version of Acrobat because it fails due to newer version already installed. But it did nothing for the installation hang up (though it did cause the monitor cycle through power save mode repeatedly with the screen going black then resuming the installation screen It went along for a while until the counter got to 34 minutes left and it asked for the location for iaStore.sys Intel Matrix storage Manager Driver. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/152781/trying-to-repair-xp-from-windows-disk-setup-hangs/
How can I fix this. Feb 14, 2005 #6 Guigsy1 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 16 unfortunately i had to reinstall a fresh copy of windows... Thanks!
I have > tried several times to complete the repair installation process but have had > no success. > > My install disc contains Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2. I have a new VAIO laptop that cam pre installed with VISTA. RobL777 Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius Tribus: SouthEastern U.S.A. RobL777 Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius Tribus: SouthEastern U.S.A.
ANY suggestions are welcome!Plllleeeeaaaase help meeeeee! It only leaves the Registry and user accounts, so it has almost the same effect as a reformat if the problem is with Windows and the install CD can find the So I decided to do a repair installation of Windows XP. BetaOverclocking 2.233 görüntüleme 5:47 Does your PC hang for a long time before loading Windows? - Süre: 8:05.
Thanks for your time! 5 answers Last reply Jun 7, 2009 More about windows repair install hangs setup restarting amazingfunkstaFeb 5, 2008, 10:46 AM Heeeeeeelllllp! I probably won't get to any of this until Wednesday as I need to catch up on work and I actually have to go to work physically tomorrow. Now your system is buggered up and > >> >> >> >> you need to do a clean install. (That means erasing your hard disk and > >> >> >> >> So I restarted the installation, but now it hangs at > >> >> >> >> > the first install screen after the first reboot.
TechSpot is a registered trademark. yeah, I could... from > >> your sp2 cd. > >> > >> the reason you need > >> to format first is because > >> you cannot downgrade a > >> system, only Thanks! > >> >> anoyed, Jul 28, 2009 #12 db Guest ok, it's not my intent to refute the logical soundness of others.
Meditational State 1.906.506 görüntüleme 11:14 Launching 165 viruses on Windows XP - Süre: 41:08. http://3ecommunications.net/windows-xp/repair-windows-xp-without-cd.html install an older operating >> system, >> >> it requires that all the newer >> files on the hard drive be >> removed first. >> >> ---------------- >> >> there is So I restarted the installation, but >> >> >> >> >> > now it hangs at >> >> >> >> >> > the first install screen after th Articles & If your video card is ATI, before updating uninstall it!
after swapping memory, hard drive, ect, problem was still there until I swapped the agp card then installation of XP Pro completed with no more probs Max Oliveira likes this. It would also take a long time. any help anyone? http://3ecommunications.net/windows-xp/windows-xp-hangs-on-startup-after-the-windows-logo-shows.html After that completes, see if you can do the repair install.How to perform a repair installation of Windows XP if Internet Explorer 7 is installed - http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=917964 MS, XP Repair Install
I've tried the OOBE a couple of times, to no avail. Back to top #8 Kaityf Kaityf Topic Starter Members 97 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:12 PM Posted 29 September 2014 - 02:59 PM Same thing. I had already backed up all my data before I started this mistake.
How long can it take?
because unlike upgrading whereas as old file will be upgraded with newer versions, you wouldn't need to format the disk before upgrading the operating system. Jul 5, 2006 #13 ekawalaski TS Rookie I have WinXP PRO on a P4-3.0Ghz with 256MB-RAM. thing (for the lack of a better term) on the bottom righthand corner seems to conclude that it's thinking. Thanks for the help!
I would not like to do a clean install because there are a couple of programs on the computer that have data which have not been saved into files. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. tada -----Willy Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I do have the original XP Pro SP2 disc but .. http://3ecommunications.net/windows-xp/windows-xp-installation-stuck-at-installing-devices.html I might also suspect the HDD. 2 Serrano OP Malcolm6953 Oct 31, 2012 at 4:07 UTC I agree with Jim9456 There was a big problem with Capacitors between
I finally managed to boot into Safe mode to disable the auto restart, but it didn't matter. Windows will keep your previous settings, including applications and device drivers. The log finishes saying 'selected best compatible driver'Install was initially done with XP Pro SP2 disc and a SP3 disc.Now repair installing with XP Pro SP2 with slipstreamed SP3 downloadthanks for It's not completed the full setup yet but it's got way past the 34mins mark so here's hoping.
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.... I'll also assume the disc isn't overly scratched :) 0 Jalapeno OP Billybriggs0102 Oct 31, 2012 at 2:25 UTC Could be a number of things. everytimeClick to expand... So I said not to install the files.
So I >> > decided to do a repair installation of Windows XP. Back to top #7 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 16,023 posts OFFLINE Local time:12:12 AM Posted 29 September 2014 - 07:37 AM Security Accounts Manager (SAM) is a registry hive but I Ekle Bu videoyu daha sonra tekrar izlemek mi istiyorsunuz? from >> >> >> your sp2 cd. >> >> >> >> >> >> the reason you need >> >> >> to format first is because >> >> >> you cannot downgrade
I also tried reverting back to a restore point. It also reported stats on disk space and allocation units on disk and available. Jan 28, 2005 #2 Guigsy1 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 16 i do have more than 256MB ram on that machine, is there anyway around this problem? Burn the iso and do a diagnostic on the disk to see if it passes or fails.
Thanks! -- HELP anoyed, Jul 28, 2009 #1 Advertisements Leonard Grey Guest I would ask for the name of the Windows file that allegedly became corrupt, but that's a moot Restart. RobL777 Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius Tribus: SouthEastern U.S.A. I would have liked > >> >> > to get back into Windows to deactivate iTunes (this particular physical > >> >> > machine is registered 3 times due to reinstalls).
Still thinking maybe just try a c:\format? I'm trying to avoid a clean install, as I need to > >> > deactivate iTunes if I am going to reformat the drive. > >> > > >> > I've you must remove all the newer files on the disk that "supersedes" the older files on the cd. from >> your sp2 cd. >> >> the reason you need >> to format first is because >> you cannot downgrade a >> system, only upgrade. >> >> -- >> >>