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If it's a Recorded Disc all bets are off as we have no idea of what it is and how complete it may be. WTF is going ON??????? #17 Gokuto, Jun 22, 2004 GregANDTCH Golden Member Joined: Dec 10, 2000 Messages: 1,370 Likes Received: 0 Could you try a different CD-drive? Maybe the repair install looks at both %systemfolder%\inf\ folders, and gets confused? To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. check over here

awesome cdburner, but i couldn't get windows reinstalled when i had to. This solved the issue on older Dell computers- GX270-280 1 Serrano OP XaviR Oct 31, 2012 at 2:52 UTC I always solve this unplugging all non essential equipment you can access your whole file tree and copy stuff to the usb drive (f:\ or e:\), although i found that you need to wait until the install hangs in order All Rights Reserved.

Hopefully this will help... Click here to join today! This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Also makes me think the .iso that was used to burn the CD's had a corrupt spot in it.

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  5. I'm going to put the hard drive back in the computer.
  6. I had this issue, and it drove me nuts, as I did try replacing every piece of hardware on there.

I know I can always install a device later... I don't know.. Uhhh... Now that I've unplugged, I'm stuck again.

I ended up Fdisking the drive to kill all partitions, but the XP install hung at 35 minutes - installing devices. About Advertising Privacy Terms Help Sitemap × Join millions of IT pros like you Log in to Spiceworks Reset community password Agree to Terms of Service Connect with Or Sign up 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. Can you boot Windows in Safe mode ok?

Then I got through the complete installation without any trouble. I should probably just take a day off and nurse my comp back to health. i put in a 52x buslink and it installed without a hitch. #20 nanaki333, Jun 22, 2004 Gokuto Junior Member Joined: Jun 21, 2004 Messages: 22 Likes Received: 1 Originally Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

RTOs is as low as 15 seconds with Acronis Active Restore™. If your board needs a bios update then install your new bios first. i used flash memory to get it to another computer. Im fine with just doing a clean install, but everytime I restart I automatically get put back into the repair install.

For RAM try Memtest86+, to perform this test download UBCD (www.ultimatebootcd.com) and run the memory test? check my blog All Rights Reserved. I don't know why, but XP Installs hang sometimes when running Dual Channel. Sometimes Windows install borks at SATADid you slipstream the SATA drivers into the XP install, or do the 'third party SATA' driver install?Another common problem is that you get the wrong

Anything else??? so you have extra ram? WTF??? this content If this fails then I'd say it's most likely a hard drive error.

Try to move or reseat the cards in the Peripheral Connect Interface (PCI) slots "Vegetarians live up to nine years longer than the rest of us...Nine horrible, worthless, baconless years." Reply You may also... But using another CD (albeit a duplicate of the first one) resolved the hang issue.

And, yes, I've followed the instructions to most of these posts.

No issues. 0 LVL 91 Overall: Level 91 Windows XP 38 Hardware 36 Desktops_PCs 27 Message Active today Expert Comment by:nobus ID: 381108932012-06-21 try the Knoppix live cd 0 Again, nothing. Col 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Have you tried by JohnyMC · 5 years ago In reply to Why do's win xp stop load ... My computer wouldn't boot up which is why I'm trying this clean install.

Run chkdsk /r ./f on the partition where you are trying to repair install. I'd say it was heat, but it would be at different times as the installations progressed. Get 1:1 Help Now Advertise Here Enjoyed your answer? have a peek at these guys or try another dvd. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Reponse To Answer by robo_dev · 5 years ago In reply to have you tried setting th ...

Any help would be much appreciated. i've left setup on overnight and it was at the same point in the morning. you can also run a diag on Ram and disk to be sure about the basics : http://www.ultimatebootcd.com/ ultimate boot cd http://ubcd.mirror.fusa.be/ubcd511.iso direct link ultimate boot cd @kadafi - It keeps hanging at 35 minutes and does not go further.

wait til he comes back and explains the resolution or lack of, then u can stamp it with RESOLVED. [ it's not like he's a newb to this site ] with Now stopping at storage\volume\....... 0 LVL 91 Overall: Level 91 Windows XP 38 Hardware 36 Desktops_PCs 27 Message Active today Expert Comment by:nobus ID: 381076792012-06-20 then i must assume bad Either one of my ram sticks is fried or some section of my mobo is dead... #8 Gokuto, Jun 21, 2004 huesmann Diamond Member Joined: Dec 7, 1999 Messages: 8,614 Latest: BarkingGhostar, Jan 8, 2017 at 6:25 PM Off Topic How come there weren't riots in the streets..mass looting of stores..burning of buildings Latest: ivwshane, Jan 8, 2017 at 6:24 PM

Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. 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? It does the install, but during the configuration section it gets stuck right at the beginning at 39 minutes remaining. It still stops at 35 minutes.

What I've noticed (and have gotten it to work on several occasions) is to remove all expansion slot cards except the ones needed (i.e. I have a new VAIO laptop that cam pre installed with VISTA. I'm repair installing windows xp pro on my dell latitude d620 with an installation cd from a computer I just got at work (windows xp pro, sp3).