After so much failed attempts I finally had Success. Vicki, #6 2012/10/29 MrBluesDJ Well-Known Member Joined: 2007/03/08 Messages: 13 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 201 Computer Experience: Experienced Might try dry downloading SP3 again from the link above, I had It puts a full version, un-corrupted in the compter. I am pretty sure that all these downloads cannot possibly be corrupt and wondered if anyone here at these forums could tell me what is possibly happening and a possible work http://discusswire.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-sp2-file-corrupt-error.html
Thinking that this was a good idea and would simplify any future reformats I decided to attempt it. If it is not true for you, it isn't true. Could that be complete even the run stopped halfway? Good luck Hope this helps.
Learn More. I have tryed countless times to redownload or re extract, and it has not fixed the problem. TechSpot is a registered trademark. Septian cool,, thx a lot.. :) rohit problem display got enlarged and all settled in centre of dekstop.
The only difference between SP1 and SP1a is that Microsoft removed the VM due to a dispute with Sun and Java. Also tried to run Ad-aware and I have the same 'File is corrupt' message and the 'setup file may be corrupt' message. Do the same steps. You are a gem, Thanks "A" Lot Lonewolfny42 WOW !!!
What would make it think that the factory disks from Microsoft be corrupt. Download #2 and then let it do auto-updates. T Slavin, Sep 18, 2011 #11 tgell Major Geek Extraordinaire I reread your first post and you pointed out that "All new programs to be installed shows the same message "file http://www.theeldergeek.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=38152 FYI - microsoft will send you a free sp2 cd at yoru request.
It is the only standalone version available from MS and do not be put off by the title 'Windows XP Service Pack 3 Network Installation Package for IT Professionals and Developers' log off and log back in under your account. Already have an account? Depending when they came out.
I haven't had a chance to get back to my Mom's to run any scans for viruses or malware. Back to top #5 Mudhi Mudhi Senior TEG Forum Member Members 13,493 posts Gender:Male Location:Taiwan Posted 16 August 2009 - 08:32 AM To ensure that the download is not corrupt, install Finally looked at the size of the download and it was a lot smaller than the 316.4MB shown on the download page. Go from there on up-dates.
It is your computer and you may of course do as you wish., but I recommend that you do not try any other possible solutions, unless recommended here on Geeksto Go, Learn More. The unit will not allow me to install any updates, I get the same error message of "corrupt file", then it shuts down. navigate here I use nLite without any problems. 0 SjoerdIf it works, don't touch it.
Tried to install SP3 and getting Error: Windows XP SP3 Setup Error: Cannot Update a Checked (Debug) System with a Free (Retail) Version of Service Pack 3 performed: --- In right-side I have never been through anything like this before, and have always been able to fix these types of problems. Your written English is impeccable but your reading and understanding obviously need working on. 0 Back to top Back to Windows XP - All Editions Reply to quoted postsClear The
However when I clicked on the above link supplied by you I was able to use Firefox and as I said to Flevokiwi it worked albeit from Safe Mode as I Vicki, #1 2012/10/14 TonyT SuperGeek Staff Joined: 2002/01/18 Messages: 8,469 Likes Received: 348 Trophy Points: 1,093 Location: Fairfax, VA Computer Experience: echo $experienced; any comp store will have a free sp3 Anyway when I have checked system information under system properties/general now it says SP3. http://discusswire.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-service-pack-3.html Dos prompts.
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