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Delete your printer in Control Panel. Thanks for your time gents. 0 Back to top #12 Sparrow Sparrow Senior TEG Forum Member Members 2,528 posts Gender:Male Location:Chester, Cheshire, England Interests:Computers (obviously) and home networking Piano - accompanist What is the make and model of the printer. There will be diagrams on the drives showing where to put the jumpers. his comment is here

I had to flash my motherboard's bios. On the Edit menu, point to New, and click String Value.4. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Usually the software is installed first then the printer is attached while it is turned on.

Thanks in advance. 0 Back to top #2 managed managed ☼ Y ☼ N ☼ W ☼ A ☼ Members 8,807 posts Gender:Male Location:Liverpool, England Interests:Computers, Football, Science Fiction. NO DUAL BOOT, NO VIRTUAL MACHINE Failure is not an option. All Rights Reserved. Please type your message and try again.            JackPattillo Level 1 (0 points) Q: Installing Windows XP to a Mid 2010 15" MBP.

Xp Pro Sp2 Installation Nightmare! Thank you. 3 answers Last reply Feb 7, 2013 Best Answer Jan 23, 2013 More about reinstall nightmare Best answer PhilFrisbieJan 23, 2013, 3:12 AM You can download SP3 to a Visit: http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/support/consumer/printers_multifunction/pixma_mx_series/pixma_mx472#DriversAndSoftware. Posted 03 December 2007 - 03:28 PM Hi, welcome to TEG When you say 'I got xp professional Sp2' what exactly did you 'get' ?

Please start your own thread and post your question there. I have a Asus P4C800 Deluxe motherboard (the E model is the only one I had heard of having bios problems with SP2). I figured it was a problem with my drivers, so, i dusted off my old mobo driver CD, only to find that the s.o.b is too scratched to use.. Computer will no longer go to sleep with Windows 10 Last Post 5 Days Ago When I quit for the day on my PC I always used "sleep" instead of shutdown.

Yes i think i will give this ago, i don't have a spare hard drive but will try and do as described. Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Ask a question and give support. Never mind.

Also I'd try reinstalling windows again.. Click Apply and Ok (the System Properties window closes). Now when I boot the boot loader menu is gone (all there is is a black screen in its place). i tried to boot my recovery cd and it said that another xp was trying to install itself so i have no idea where to go from here reallly...........Thanks 0 Back

I'm scanning the drive for viruses externally. scanned with a fully updated norton right before installing sp2 (and norton was ok with the sp2 download as well. Back to top #3 mikey11 mikey11 Topic Starter Members 387 posts OFFLINE Local time:10:14 AM Posted 08 December 2014 - 06:17 PM Install it in safe mode, from the Install yes I turned off auto-protect before installing) I posted over at the MS newsgroup as well, maybe I will get lucky.

Mainly i need to get my whole music sample collection and programmes off my pc as i write my own music and 5 years worth of sample collecting and music files In the open window, please click "Install Now". If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. I tried downloading updates from Apple support, Bootcamp Update, Bootcamp new versions, etc.

Can't find your answer ? Adriodyn, Aug 1, 2007 #4 JasonFC Thread Starter Joined: Aug 1, 2007 Messages: 2 kiwiguy said: When you unzip the driver file, tell us what the files are?Click to expand... Open Printers & Faxes.

Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK.2.

There are machines that can fix scratches altogether though if the top of the cd is damaged it's probably s.o.l. Once XP finishes installing, I install the Boot Camp program and drivers from the SL disc.All should be peachy, right? Everytime my hard drive loads I get a blue Windows screen that says "Windows XP Setup is restarting" After the blue screen is done loading it goes to a black screen thanks, i tried as you suggested, it comes up and says the print spooler is not running, when i go into services to try to start the spooler it

MacBook Pro 15" (Mid 2010), Windows XP, I hate Microsoft. I hope that'll cure your woes! 0 mikeandike22 18 12 Years Ago Did you ever try a virus scan because i've seen problems like this relating to sp2 on the forum I will give it a go as yourself and managed had reccomended. Put in disc and it copies what it needs then my computer reboots to start the setup.

won't belabour the points here, but to post the final outcome:   Via phone, on with Microsoft Tech Support for some hours, but ultimately changed the boot order of Drives, did very odd imo. Here is a link to your printer manual if you do not have one. Download and Save to your Desktop: win-mx470-1_0-ucd.exe.

TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. Type BootDir and press ENTER.5. In the menu bar select File > Server Properties. The monitor would go black and after a few seconds the power would shut ...

Worst nightmare ever. When my hardrive failed a few years ago a friend put xp professional on my computer in a new hard drive and it wasn't a legal copy (I couldn't find my