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Login now. Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,496 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:11:07 PM Posted 17 If Repair is not one of the options, END setup. Plug your HDD to another PC or boot from CD or USB drive. http://chatflow.net/xp-repair/xp-repair-install-hangs.html

Procession for the dead more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts I've seen XP do similar things in the past, and it always ended up being a hardware issue that didn't show up anywhere else. how is the NIC or ethernet cable preventing a windows XP repair installation? Jan 28, 2005 #1 Anarchi TS Rookie Ive seen some cases where Windows Setup would hang if more than 256MB memory was installed - but thats a bit far fetched.

You could try a different hard drive to rule out the current drive. Thanks for the clarification on OOBE. I assume that I should burn the drivers from my second computer and try that?

I had to change out the original HD that came from Dell last year. Gonna try the reboot again, and then search for more options. /BB Nov 10, 2005 #10 mrbaseball2usa TS Rookie Re: Re: Windows XP Home Repair Install Hangs at 35 Minutes I've gotten past this problem by doing a shift+F10 during the install and looking at the XP install logs (setupapi.log?). Please note that a Repair Install using an Original pre service pack 1 or 2 XP CD used as the install media will remove SP1/SP2 respectively and service packs plus updates

Browse other questions tagged windows-xp reinstall windows-installer or ask your own question. The last thing I have tried is to run a repair install from the windows installation cd. 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. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality.

Do not press any key to boot from CD when the message appears. You may get a better answer to your question by starting a new discussion. Ask a new question Read More Recovery Console Windows XP Related Resources solved Windows XP repair install...won't boot solved Fresh Windows XP Install hangs? When it gets to 34 minutes the status bar shows about 2/3 done Installing Devices and then hangs.

managed the f10 seems to let you do certain stuff but it appears to me to be dependant on how what you edit is exited. and no errors were detected in either the system or the drive. The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.--George Bernard Shaw Back to top #11 rrgone rrgone Topic Starter Members 40 posts OFFLINE Local Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.

Did FixMBR and Fixboot C: 3. weblink Setup will copy the necessary files to the hard drive and reboot. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. thanks again Edited by [email protected], 04 January 2010 - 08:45 AM. 0 Back to top #4 Mudhi Mudhi Senior TEG Forum Member Members 13,493 posts Gender:Male Location:Taiwan Posted 04 January 2010

If so, then go to Device Manager and remove and suspect devices such as printers, scanners, and non-microsoft mouse drivers (Logitech drivers are known to cause strange issues). It has been a REALLY big pain. Posted 05 January 2010 - 06:29 PM Martin, I do have XP Pro and I'm not busy right now so I'll try it in a VM and report back. 0 ALLAN     VirtualBox navigate here You may have to do this more than once.When windows is installed, copy the inf files back and have it rescan for hardware changes.I assumed the OP was formatting and doing

g-pawFeb 6, 2008, 4:07 AM If no better suggestions, can you put the hdd in another computer and back up the data and then do a clean install? That blinking little curser with no user interface scares me a little... Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free.

However it's not obvious to me if there is a problem listed in setupapi.log near the point it stops (ie, near the end of the log).

It then blips to a black screen for a few secs then back to the Setup at 34 minutes left. solved Windows 7 installation hangs on Setup is starting Keyboard and mouse don't work in XP setup / repair install solved Installing Windows 7 hangs in "Setup is starting " Windows After two tries it gets all the way through the repair install it is stuck on the blue screen and says Windows is starting up.... Anyway the disk has Data Lifeguard Tools plus crap from Google and an old version of Acrobat.

Your browser will redirect to your requested content shortly. someguy86 Seniorius Lurkius Registered: Jul 22, 2010Posts: 19 Posted: Wed Aug 18, 2010 1:36 pm Yes, it is the XP disc that came with the Dell. How do I prevent flight in a cyberpunk future? his comment is here I have a new VAIO laptop that cam pre installed with VISTA.

and i cant access the net. Quickbooks and Act 2006 do not create backup files of contacts and things unless you explicitly back them up, and that has not been done in the past few days. Boot up the Knoppix CD and you will be able to access your hard disk. Tried restoring the BIOS defaults and rebooting, but still have the hang on 35 minutes.

Would anyone know if a replacement disc would cost money; if so. This is nice because with that I can browse the d drive and try to launch files. Register now! Restart.

I plan on trying to run ERD and see if i can access a couple of programs. Now you have cmd line. I hit f8 and chose start in safe mode also start in safe mode with command prompt. Is there at least a way to salvage some files before I decide to through all away?

Back to top Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Back to Windows XP Home and Professional 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. Back to top #6 OldGrumpyBastard OldGrumpyBastard Members 781 posts OFFLINE Location:"Way South of 'da Bridge" Local time:12:07 AM Posted 17 June 2008 - 05:20 PM You should be able to Check your system documentation for steps to access the BIOS and change the boot order.

Slipstreaming Windows XP with Service Pack 1 or 2 (SP1, SP2) Another Slipstream step by step AutoStreamer mirror link for AutoStreamer Step by Step on AutoStreamer Warning!! #2 If the Repair It is to your advantage you follow the suggestions to prevent data loss and especially if you also have the capability to boot into XP, perform the steps listed in the If it's just a day or so, then maybe you wouldn't lose too much if you had to reload Windows. The file on the cd is actually titled DLGDIAG5.

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