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Back to top #4 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 50,874 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:05:30 PM Posted 16 January 2012 - 11:57 AM What led up to your efforts...to Serial Mouse Is Not Detected During Windows XP Setup Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 309800 - When you install Windows XP from a command prompt, Setup may not detect your serial mouse, HP is a scumbag company that was too cheap to send out recovery/windows disks for their xp computers. If you are installing to a hard disc, then you need a bigger disc, or you have to remove or disable RAM modules. http://discusswire.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-internal-setup-error.html

Back to top #3 vhatever vhatever Topic Starter Members 31 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:30 PM Posted 16 January 2012 - 10:52 AM Don't blame Microsoft, this will be a problem During Setup You Are Unable to Format a Partition with a File Allocation Table Format Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 301340 - During Setup, if you create a partition, the option to This indicates an Internal Setup Error. No printers or other things attached. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/438352/problem-repairingandor-doing-fresh-win-xp-pro-installation/

Now this has appeared on the screen: "Setup cannot set the required Windows XP configuration information. This way I can connect immediately to the net and download the rest of the drivers since most of the time when doing a clean install of XP Home, Pro or Have you run the appropriate hard drive diagnostic...on the hard drive? Reply Reply With Quote November 3rd, 2009,03:25 PM #3 Steve R Jones View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Ride 'em Cowboy Join Date Oct 2001 Location

NOTE: REGARDING MALWARE, THE PC WIL NO LONGER BOOT NORMALLY TO SAFE MODE OR NORMAL MODE SO ONE WAY OR ANOTHER WE MUST GET SOME SORT OF WINDOWS CD INSTALL (REPAIR, For all other versions of windows (if you do not have an ISO burner) download this free software. So I decided to "repair WIndows' So that I could have FRESH Windows Files BUT ALL my files would remain safe. 1.booted to XP PRO Installing Disk 2. Why can't the second fundamental theorem of calculus be proved in just two lines?

it says an ERROR.... Press "ENTER" To install WIndows. 3.Press"R" to repair the actual Windows XP. Back to top #6 mark1956 mark1956 Security Colleague 271 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Spain Local time:11:30 PM Posted 16 January 2012 - 01:56 PM The error message you are receiving is http://forums.tweaktown.com/windows/16221-why-wont-windows-xp-install.html working long hours does not bother me nor my customer because they have agreed to my high max price or I do not start the job.

I also run CF again after the Repair install too. Setup may stop unexpectedly, you receive a black screen with a blinking cursor, and then the computer restarts. Windows Setup Detects an Installed Zip Drive as a Hard Disk Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 304776 - If you have a Zip drive installed, Windows XP Setup may incorrectly detect the All rights reserved.

  1. IF it lets you restart the repair installation, see if it will complete.
  2. But have had a HP 4-in-1 used with it when needed in past.
  3. When you first started the machine from new there would have been a pop up to ask if you wish to make a set of Recovery Discs, either that or it
  4. By the way, the rule of thumb that swap size is double RAM size is a very poor one: the swap space needed depends on the number and size of the
  5. Even more weird is that when I disable the SATA adapters in BIOS, it will say there are no hard drives on the computer basically.
  6. Did that method - but it didnt help on password.
  7. A parallel install will give you a fresh installation of XP on the same partition as the old installation and will leave your files intact within the old installation from which
  8. Only got one hit and it didn't seem like my problem.
  9. Several functions may not work.
  10. They only have a destructive windows repair which is essentially a format + reinstall.This is the case with the vast majority (possibly all) OEM machines not just HP.

Setup Cannot Continue. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-windows_install/error-setup-cannot-set-the-required-windows-xp/f4ed1b85-ff85-4efb-90c6-c959633d5eed He really doesn't care for a diagnostic. When I added a resistor to a set of christmas lights where I cut off bulbs, it gets hot. Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time?

This will lose all of your data. http://discusswire.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-setup-error-426.html You are going to the customers' place to fix his computer.....it's up to him to have his software. If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. I don't know which way to turn.

You can only help up to a certain limit without getting into "Legal" problems..... Solved Internal Setup error during XP Repair Install Posted on 2009-07-03 Anti-Virus Apps Windows XP Installation 3 Verified Solutions 12 Comments 3,705 Views Last Modified: 2013-11-22 This is for a customer, PLEASE REPLY ON BELARC, WHAT IT DOES THAT IS USEFUL IN CLEAR INSTALLS AND PARALLEL INSTALLS AS THE LATTER ALSO LEAVES THE PROGRAMS NOT WORKING. http://discusswire.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-repair-internal-setup-error.html Last edited by Green Jeans; October 28th, 2009 at 02:01 AM.

Also, Start menu shortcuts, items in the Startup group, and documents, pictures, or music files that are stored in the Shared Documents folder may be missing. if it's a machine where XP is installed, you got to take the ownership of the files. This new discovery certainly does confuse the issue but at least you can be sure now that you do not need SATA drivers for the IDE drive.

Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 mark1956 mark1956 Security Colleague 271 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Spain Local time:11:30 PM Posted 16 January

Select the repair option - in Windows XP you do this is by pressing 'R'. I don't know though i haven't tried it before and i'm not a computer expert. Below the "PhotoGallery" heading is one of those yellow warning triangles with an exclamation mark inside and these words: The path 'C:\SWSETUP\HPhotoST\setup\PhotoGallery.msi' cannot be found. Get registry cleaner to repair it! … Windows XP Interactively Combine Shapes with the Shape Builder Tool in Adobe Illustrator Video by: Bob Illustrator's Shape Builder tool will let you

shall we say healthy or normal? ... Tried to restart many times - same thing. Please Contact Microsoft Technical Support Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 311442 - When you attempt to upgrade to Windows XP, you may receive the following error message: Error Message: Setup Cannot Set his comment is here Explorer.exe was copied from the ......system32\dllcache folder (to NO effect).

So i tried every option from F8 and F12 and nothing helped or gave different results. Join and Comment By clicking you are agreeing to Experts Exchange's Terms of Use. If you press F3 it should quit the installation, revert to the original configuration, and either shut down or reboot. All rights reserved.

However, sometimes you'll end up in a setup loop where it will keep booting to the failed setup operation and fail again. This is not something I intentionally did anything to make happen and I don't think I have ever got involved with anything called that. The laptop has been getting more and more sluggish and unresponsive and crashing all the time. But pointer was still present on screen and pointer would move.

F8 Enable Boot Logging - ends on dark page.