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I assume you're trying to install from the original installation disc? I am now left with my hard drive on master, my DVD drive on Slave. I will try to make this long story, as short as possible while still including the important details. Timing: 0.0527 seconds Memory: 3.460 MB DB Queries: 6 Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support http://comvurgent.com/xp-won-t/xp-won-t-install-from-dos.html

Turtle Beach Stealth 450 Wireless... The weird thing is I was using a multitask dos boot utility's cd it also shows all the info regarding the hard drive make model and size. If so get it off that cable. NewFix boot errors with our recovery disk Download Easy Recovery Essentials Using Windows 8?Download recovery disk for Windows 8 Using Windows 7?Download recovery disk for Windows 7 Using Windows Vista?Download recovery

I have the same issue..... It takes less than a minute and is completely free! I selected "Load Fail-Safe defaults" and save.

If it's quite old you may need to update the BIOS to properly support drives over 137GB. Publish Related resources i went to install windows xp on a laptop (old toshiba satellite) and i keep getting this message about windows can't find your solution Install Windows XP on I can speak for all when I say that some of the windows tech support reps are loyal theives. Once it was re-enabled things went smooth as silk.

I think i have the latest BIOS. May 1, 2009 #4 kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524 Did you follow the links I posted above about removing the Partition, and not formatting as such? it gets to all the pre-installationwith the bklue screen, says, windows is starting setup, and then gets no further. And could my graphics card be causing the problems.

Generated Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:40:27 GMT by s_bd41 (squid/3.5.23) Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français So either SP3 has something important for my hardware or otherwise that SP2 does not, or installing on the first partition was the solution. Change to IDE mode, worked! Link: " http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q237556" 0 Gargoyle Purveyor of Lincoln Nightmares Illinois Icrontian Apr 2005 edited Apr 2005 I've had the exact same problem installing Windows 2000 or XP onto a dual slot

ChuckB_38 June 18, 2009 1:39:24 AM That's in the boot order menu, select the HDD and hit enter, if it has an ! Stay logged in Parallels Forums Home Forums > More Products Discussion > Parallels Workstation and Parallels Workstation Extreme for Windows and Linux > Windows Guest OS Discussion > Contact Us Help I booted up with a good known windows install cd and Hallelujah it's working, so far, it's still formating the drive but it's going farther then it has been. The Hard drive is listed under advance, boot order it list the WD hdd.

On the very first reboot, I got an error: Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows root>\system32\hal.dll I did some googling on this, and the I've had CD-Rom's that did not spin up fast enough, that caused problems. Maybe? Drives, CDs, Memory, Disabe everything not needed. 0 profdlp The Holy City Of Westlake, Ohio Apr 2005 edited Apr 2005 meanee, I know how you feel about bios flashing.

I also tried a Vista install cd and got a BSD error. I believe the mup.sys and the install hang issue, at least in my case, are one in the same. The problem was with the type of keyboard I was using. check over here It doesn't even give me the option to format the new drive.

Go to Options > Booting tab and change the boot sequence from "Hard drive, CD-ROM, Floppy" to "CD-ROM, Hard Disk, Floppy". I go into the bios make sure HD is detected as primary-0, it is showing everything correct and I boot order set as FLOPPY,CD ROM, HD-0. No sound with Amazon Firestick GTA 4 solution USB headset has no sound headset mic not working problem with AMD HDMI...

When using the nlite I also included the intel chip drivers for my Gateway MX6214.

However, I cannot find that article. THANKS OP! It starts up from boot from CD ok, loads the required files, buy at "Microsoft Starting Windows" it freezes up and goes no further. is this a problem that u could easily walk me through, or do u recommend that i take there advice and pay for them to fix my problem remotly?

I dont get to the formatting stage where i can partition my drive. I have the network adapter and the floppy disabled in BIOS. You can always re-load it if it's not the culprit. http://comvurgent.com/xp-won-t/xp-won-t-install-completely.html I tried that several times; copying the I386 folder.

Worth a try. 0 Gargoyle Purveyor of Lincoln Nightmares Illinois Icrontian Apr 2005 edited Apr 2005 I think I've tried it both ways with my onboard SCSI (is my mind in u guys are really great!!! PLEASE advise! Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Hardware Unboxed Google+ Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones

ohTina Messages: 46 wow. Register now Not a member yet? ChuckB_38 June 18, 2009 1:34:22 AM Also check Bios again and see if there's an ! Memtest.

When I try to install windows xp, my laptop just shuts down SolvedAsus Transformer Book Flip TP200SA Cant Install Fresh Windows? At this point I'd say your HDD is bad. Ok so I thought about why couldn't you install the Setup inside of a WinPE or a BertPE enviroment, surprise surprise they don't support x64. Under Advanced there is not much to choose from.