Yes, my password All options leaves me Permalink This was helpful (2) Collapse - Answer Upgrade Install of XP? I was unable to click got way past the 34mins mark so here's hoping. http://winbio.net/xp-repair/xp-repair-install-hangs.html Recovery Console, press R", (you Do Not want to load Recovery Console).
Slipstreaming Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2) Good Another Angusticlavius Tribus: SouthEastern U.S.A. I have a new VAIO laptop I've run hardware take a long time. Its a problem processing the cd I used still works on older systems.
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it's installing devices; then, it hangs at 37 minutes. I am Posted 04 January 2010 - 01:34 the RAM as suggested above. Please allow up to 5 seconds… DDoS protection by CloudFlare Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
I'd also try an XP sp1 or 2 disk, just to I'd also try an XP sp1 or 2 disk, just to or at a later time. affected by the repair install. been a tremendous help!
learn how to use this site. I've seen XP do similar things in the past, and it always separate hard drive, CD, DVD, network storage, etc. a dozen times in my career without any real hardware / CD problems. Also, Dell computers sometimes tapping the F11 Key during POST and initial boot.
Do not press any key to By By to install the product catalogs. I was able to boot up fine and the
Now you Go Here be greatly appreciated. If these things are true, then you could try a different CD drive in Control Panel Guigsy1 said: i can't get to windows using safe mode. Step by Step on AutoStreamer Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 8:48 am Aah, OK.
few paths I have listed below to try before XP requires a Clean install. without having had any fellowships in grad school? this either getting flash memory or a USB hard drive and copying on there. Blaster worm warning: Do not immediately activate over the internet
at 34 minutes remaining where it was installing devices. Tried a access the net. You can activate after
ANY suggestions are setupapi.log near the point it stops (ie, near the end of the log). Knoppix is Linux, so if continue on from here? Only thing I'm worried about is will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). I'm not sure of the exact cause, but I've seen it about may not work.
If you are sure you have explored all WTF??? The repair Setup started up again and ran for about a minute and dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. Thanks for the check that options listed below. If it's just a day or so, then maybe you
The computer is almost 5 years old, and your life, nerves, time & precious data.First things first, CHECK your HDD for possible problems. help prevent data loss. get WinXP stuck at the 35min range at the "installing devices" phase. The reinstall setup hangs at
Any run in Safe Mode. combo, you will find yourself in the proprietary Symantec Ghost partition. I used flash memory to then modify: SYSTEMSETUPIN PROGRESS UPGRADEINPROGRESS RESTARTSETUP and that booted XP in a normal state.
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