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any help anyone?Click to expand... Tighten space to use less pages. Are any hard drive(s) SATA ? I also went into windows/inf folder and deleted volume.inf. weblink

I took all the extracted files and put them on a USB stick. mb:gigabytehdd: western digital 500 gb sata drivewindows xp service pack 2 cd 4 answers Last reply Oct 19, 2010 More about windows repair stalls minutes aford10Oct 17, 2010, 10:28 AM Follow I have an image taken when this all FUBARed, so I am stuck with half an install and alwasy start re-installing windows. 0 LVL 66 Overall: Level 66 Windows XP When you are in setup, hit SHIFT+F10 (Maybe F12), and you can get a command prompt.

Windows Xp Installation Stuck At Installing Devices

Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! I've tried using the following CDs as well with no luck: Windows XP Home (no SPs), SP1, SP2, SP3, and XP Pro SP3. Get the answer aford10Oct 18, 2010, 11:59 PM Yes, unplug anything non-essential. Still no luck.

  1. Disk drive SanDisk U3 Cruzer Micro USB Device HardwareId: USBSTOR\DiskSanDisk_U3_Cruzer_Micro_4.05 USBSTOR\DiskSanDisk_U3_Cruzer_Micro_ USBSTOR\DiskSanDisk_ USBSTOR\SanDisk_U3_Cruzer_Micro_4 SanDisk_U3_Cruzer_Micro_4 USBSTOR\GenDisk GenDiskUSBSTOR\DiskSanDisk_U3_Cruzer_Micro_4.05 3.
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  3. Oh, and just for kicks, I did install Vista Home Basic with no problem and it ran fine.

Intel Video Driver files..... 0 Message Author Comment by:AZCOM_IT ID: 339276532010-10-18 Hmmm, I thought so too, but.... I have tried uninstalling my antivirus [avast] through appwiz.cpl (using shift F10 to bring command line), but that did not work either. KB3206632 Update Fails at 97% [SOLVED] ASUS Zenbook only "boots" into... Setup Is Starting Windows Xp Stuck i've left setup on overnight and it was at the same point in the morning.

use EASUS Disk Copy) 2) Is a full reinstall not an option? 3) Have you tried disconnecting all external hardware not needed during the install? Windows Xp Freezes During Installation FYI, I started with the recovery console, deleted the setup*.log files and restarted the installation with debugging mode enabled and waited for it to hang. No, create an account now. Sorry to anyone who was looking for a solution.

part of installation on windows xp home setup comes to a point where the little working animation in the corner continues but nothing happens. Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. USB connections, external monitors, etc. I'm going crazy trying to figure this out.

Windows Xp Freezes During Installation

As an aside, I recently had tyo trash a VM due to horrible NTFS errors, where the MFT was corrupted.... Make a note of this file. Windows Xp Installation Stuck At Installing Devices Join the community here. Windows Xp Setup Stuck I would go into the Recovery Console and run chkdsk /r on the drive/partition...and then I would try the repair install anew.

Try running CHKDSK E: /R (space before D: and /R) from a CMD window in the working XP (or run CHKDSK G: /R from the Recovery Console if it's more convenient, http://supportcanonprinter.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-windows-update-not-working.html TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. The usual suspects I'm afraid; csrss, lsass, services, setup, smss, spoolsv, svchost, taskmgr and winlogon. As suggested, try running chkdsk /r or the equivalent. 34 Minutes Timer

i did get all the stuff i wanted from my computer (my music, etc). So I was receptive to the idea of some device failure causing the install hang at 35 minutes. I'm not sure where to go from here. check over here Microsoft ACPI-Compliant System HardwareId: ACPI_HAL\PNP0C08 *PNP0C08ACPI_HAL\PNP0C08 8.

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Log I just couldn't find any audio drivers for the sound card and that is very important for the user, so I'm trying XP Home SP3 again and getting the above error. Join the community here, it only takes a minute.

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Login now. Join our community for more solutions or to ask questions. Back to top #6 emm0uk emm0uk Topic Starter Members 3 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:04 PM Posted 06 December 2007 - 07:06 AM i've done a chkdsk /r on in the or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

It does alot of expanding, setting up services, adding features, building the registry etc.... What you could try is moving all the files in C:\Windows\INF to a temp folder such as C:\tempinf, then run setup again. This previous answer also offers a possible solution: http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Windows/XP/Q_23769283.html Also, instead of using a repair install, you could use a tool designed for hardware migration, like Paragon's Adaptive Restore. this content Still hung at 27 minutes.

Remember thinking, wasnt virtualization supposed to make things easier? 0 Message Author Comment by:AZCOM_IT ID: 340385652010-11-01 Well, Process Explorer has not helped. iamserOct 18, 2010, 11:32 PM didnt work.chkdsk /r - seemed to work, it checked the disk and I belive repaired some things, but once I began the reinstall/repair the same issue bob Sep 12, 2005 #9 mrbaseball2usa TS Rookie Having the same problems with XP Pro on an older Compaq Presario 2700T. Are there enough drives and partitions (hard, disk, usb external etc.) to account for the letters C to G ?

An extended error has occurred. Then I got through the complete installation without any trouble. ps. XP installation hangs after 34 mins.

My boot.ini is unchanged from the past 2-3 years. But the instant I unplugged the ethernet cable, the installation progress bar moved for the first time and went down to 31 minutes, and then finally completed the repair install. Nov 21, 2008 #19 Quantum TS Rookie Help I'm having the same problem. desk.cpl: Returning 0xe000020e for function 0x17 and device PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_2E32&SUBSYS_D0001458&REV_03\3&13C0B0C5&0&10 desk.cpl: Returning 0xe000020e for function 0x18 and device PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_2E32&SUBSYS_D0001458&REV_03\3&13C0B0C5&0&10 desk.cpl: Returning 0xe000020e for function 0x15 C:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxrarb.lrc was not deleted because of the

So I don't know if this fixed anything, or if it was just taking a very long time to get past this step. 0 Featured Post Is Your Active Directory as Thanks too! D:\I386\IMS.CAT was copied to E:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\IMS.CAT. Reboot /reset the machine.

But .... when the computer shutdowns, move it to the new hardware. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,618 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:05:04 PM Posted 05

Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. IS THERE A REPAIR FOR WINDOWS 7 with the same problem?? Might be able to do this before you hit 27 minutes...... 0 Message Author Comment by:AZCOM_IT ID: 339531782010-10-20 'fraid not.