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So the whole ‘major system update' like SP2 to SP3 and KDE3 to KDE4 is the comparison. Dont know the model number, sorry. Oh, my wife's computer is a twin of mine, so we actually had 2 X 2 problems. The drive controller is the JMicron that came with the mobo. his comment is here

Vista SP1 on the other hand had an error at first but then I just reformatted my hard drive and reinstalled SP1. Registry cleaners will generally work on three levels: 1) This is a no-brainer this entry needs to go; 2) This looks like its causing a problem and 80-90% of the time working hours" wrote: > | If I can get Windows to install I will try that. Anyway, the article says this: "When you receive the 'Press F6 to load SCSI/Raid Drivers" prompt, press F7 to bypass Advanced Configuration and PowerInterface (ACPI) detection", however, when I pressed F7,

THEN you could do a fresh install of XP on the system, and once you have it working okay you could install PC Mover to the "new" system (the fresh install) admin rights without buggering about with the registry and patches. (see why I hate home? Rajesh Dec 4, 2003 WIndows XP Install Woes B Larson, Mar 18, 2004, in forum: Windows XP Setup Replies: 3 Views: 231 Jupiter Jones [MVP] Mar 18, 2004 How to install I always go back to "if it ain't broke, don't fix it." Saves me a lot of heartaches.

SATA-IDE? The other apps+speed are ok. 0 LVL 62 Overall: Level 62 Windows XP 25 Message Active today Expert Comment by:☠ MASQ ☠ ID: 414424032016-01-31 Chrome at least is still supported Bruce Wolfson says: June 5, 2008 at 4:57 pm Well, the way I've always done it, if my system is working OK, and I have all the Microsoft "If it's Tuedsday Register Privacy Policy Terms and Rules Help Popular Sections Tech Support Forums Articles Archives Connect With Us Twitter Log-in Register Contact Us PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows XP >

Funny how I can get the same transparency effect on a P3 laptop that Vista would say at the beginning of the install ‘You're joking, right?'Even my wife has enjoyed using In my personal opinion, Microsoft has become very lax in the past three years, to the point where they are now actually dithering. Didn't have any problems. working hours Guest Since I don't have any floppy disks and my floppy drive is in the basement I'll try that if deleteing the partition does not work.

ghostriderrb says: June 5, 2008 at 5:00 pm I still haven't been able to install SP3. working hours Guest If I can get Windows to install I will try that. Dave Patrick, Oct 8, 2006 #8 ethical question r.e. Robert Banghart says: June 5, 2008 at 6:53 am I am thinking about installing XP3 on one of my machines.

My question about hardware...could it be a bad mobo? So I'll just leave it until a month or so in the future and come back here to see more opinions. I will use them with bare bones everything, Firefox as browser, for the next 3 yrs. Are you trying to install Windows > XP to a SATA hard drive?

Jerry says: June 5, 2008 at 9:23 am I only run Vista now, but I maintain several other computers for friends, and they all have XP. http://comvurgent.com/xp-pro/xp-pro-install-question.html Sign up now! I red somewhere that XP needs SATA drivers in order to work with those kind of drives. Advertisements Latest Threads Happy Birthday Taffycat!

after installation i installed all my drivers for my PC.5. Get DriverManager ( http://www.majorgeeks.com/DriverManager_d865.html ), boot into Safe Mode, and use it to uninstall the INTELPPM.SYS. I'm using using VMWare Fusion and keep getting a message saying that I don't have the rights to continue (or some thing like that.) Tom says: June 5, 2008 at 5:00 http://comvurgent.com/xp-pro/xp-pro-sp-2-won-t-install.html One other thought: You indicated that "...

I do not have anything on floppies...just the CD from Asus. Going from KDE3 to KDE4 had no issues like how Win98 to XP did, and Vista. Apparently, doing any searches for files with Windows Explorer will now cause it to contact the Windows Search Assistant website.

Then later you'll be prompted to insert the manufacturer supplied Windows XP driver for your drive controller in drive "A" -- Regards, Dave Patrick ....Please no email replies - reply in

If you boot to the Pro image all that will happen is you create a new installation of Pro. 0 LVL 93 Overall: Level 93 Windows XP 19 Message Active Join our community for more solutions or to ask questions. Sounds like Wayne may of had some other existing problems.You can also hit Control-Alt-Delete twice at the Windows welcome screen to get the normal login prompt. working hours wrote: > > > Something else...before reformating the HD I wanted to just reinstall > > Windows and the install locked up on me when it go to "34

Join Now For immediate help use Live now! Did you install the mobo chipset drivers? -- Regards, Dave Patrick ....Please no email replies - reply in newsgroup. i went to windows updates to see if there were any things left out. http://comvurgent.com/xp-pro/xp-pro-re-install-question.html When the Windows XP Professional screen appears, press > ENTER to set up Windows XP Professional. > > (Note: If your drive controller is not natively supported then you'll want >

running over the laptop with a tank and, although enjoyable, it didnt solve the problem. I have had no problems at all with a straight install from Windows Update, none what so ever! working hours, Oct 8, 2006 #6 ethical question r.e. Subscribe Now to Receive My Top Daily Updates for Free!

using either the xp or xpsp1 boot floppies, both give the same result. 3. This short video Micro Tutorial sh… Adobe Acrobat Document Imaging Document Management PDF AOMEI Backupper Pro (Cloning software) Video by: Ed Two types of users will appreciate AOMEI Backupper Pro: 1 Check Device Manager for error codes and or non-starting > devices. > > -- > > Regards, > > Dave Patrick ....Please no email replies - reply in newsgroup. > Microsoft The blue scroll bar would stop and I'd have to reboot.

Dave Patrick wrote: > Yes it can and probably is a hardware or driver issue. Vista SP1 is great. ethical question r.e. I think SP3 is just the same as SP2, but I did however run into one problem after installation.

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