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Did FixMBR and Fixboot C: 3. AnttiK, Feb 11, 2010 #14 LaneR Messages: 2 INF fix doesn't quite work So I tried the above mentioned fix of opening up the setupapi.log then finding the "inf file" however Click here to Register a free account now! certain files cant be copied during install of windows xp .. weblink

Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages. It's a very slim chance but worth trying - I have seen this work before when XP showed the symptoms you describe. Stick in the 2nd one (really wish I could fit another one into that second bit.*plugs in 2nd stick of RAM*Windows starts up just fine. Whats the temps in bios? find more info

Windows Xp Installation Stuck At Installing Devices

No problem. I was trying to set up Server 2008 r2 and, if you look at discussion threads all over the internet, the problem of an installation freezing right at the start is share|improve this answer answered Sep 30 '09 at 9:03 Dave Webb 7,83133138 Agreed - worth the try, although his system might be too screwed up for this to work.

How can I avoid being "the negative one" when giving feedback on statistics? Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... AirspeedMar 25, 2010, 2:28 AM Now updated the BIOS to the latest and greatest, and guess what:WINDOWS 7 64 STILL HANGS WHEN THE USB 2.0 CONTROLLER IS ENABLED.Dumb, dumb, dumber than Windows Xp Installation Stops At 34 Minutes The likely suspect has to be the motherboard USB controller.

That really made my day as I got the possibility there to try one more time whether Parallel would do the trick. Windows Xp Freezes During Installation then after reading ur reviw I got my answer i wok on compaq Report admir- Oct 6, 2012 at 05:22 AM Fantastic!! Sorry.Neither the keyboard nor the mouse work. if I happen to get it to work before you reply I'll post what I did, but at this point I'm stuck.

Thanks for sharing! 34 Minutes Timer AnonymousMar 13, 2010, 7:54 AM I had this problem as well, with an ASUS P7P55D-E motherboard and Corsair xms3 RAM. DanClick to expand... Since I'm going to replace it next week, I've just left it unplugged.

Windows Xp Freezes During Installation

i've tried 1) restarting setup (several times), including running a new one from the boot disc 2) disabled USB, network, comm, and sound from BIOS before setup.... Clicking Here 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. Windows Xp Installation Stuck At Installing Devices it finally installed. Windows Xp Setup Stuck All I can see is that doing good.EDIT: I updated the BIOS, it was actually really easy...

Could there be an issue with no video driver being present since it's such a new device? have a peek at these guys One day I did a hard reboot and then it froze on "Verifying DMI Pool Data" every startup after that. Does it always stop at the same point? AnonymousMar 26, 2010, 3:14 AM Windows XP x64 installatipon finished. Setup Is Starting Windows Xp Stuck

Dec 26, 2008 #20 wps TS Rookie Hi , had this problem when building a new pc for the kids, using a PC Chips motherboard M848A. It seems everything is working fine now... Report Hari- Oct 9, 2012 at 01:54 PM thanks a trillion dude.. check over here Case – Moneual Labs 972, MB – Asus P7P55D-E Pro, PSU – Enermax EES620AWT, CPU – I5 750 2.66, RAM – 4GB (2x2) GSkill GSK F3-12800CL9D-4GBNQ, GPU – MSI 5450, W7

Someone please help. I still don't know what piece of hardware is causing driver install issue? Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.

What a lot of people seem to be missing is: Most BIOS' come with floppy drive set to 1.44MB.

Mighty tough to install when all your forms of input cease to function. 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 You can the full amount later. 2) Change in the BIOS your hard drive settings from SATA to IDE 3) Change your CD Helpful +29 Report Vijay Mar 15, 2010 at Did "Yesterday's Enterprise" enjoy a particulary high budget?

The site goes on explaining how to do it via DOS and a floppy but I don't have a floppy drive on my new machine, is there some way I can I didn't have another graphics card so i went for the cd drive.so i unplugged the ide drive and turned my mp3 walkman into a bootable installer using these methods:http://www.intowindows.com/how-to-create-bootable-windows-7-usb-to-install-windows-7-from-usb-flash-drive-using-windows-7-dvdusb-tool/and since TranssiveSep 16, 2010, 3:05 AM I tried to get past the Starting Windows screen the whole day. (it would eventually get to the blue screen but hang there as well, red this content Thank youuuu....

nookeen, Nov 3, 2008 #10 Michel Houde Messages: 1 Hangs at 33 minutes georgewwwbush is right. Problem is current windows installation is corrupted so I cannot get into windows (safe mode or not).When I boot from Win 7 CD it hangs right after "starting windows" screen.. Setup will copy the necessary files to the hard drive and reboot. It took 3 weeks To find this page and try this simple method.

Forgot to mention. –Julien N Sep 30 '09 at 9:40 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote Another thing you can try is to disconnect all peripherals during boot. I'll post my success here once done. Select 'Config', then 'Serial ATA (SATA)' 3. Maybe I got lucky, not sure but it worked.

The way I did it was that I had before made an image file of my Windows XP Pro disc and that was on my MacBook Air desktop. When it freezes, take note of what driver is trying to be loaded, then use google to look it up. I too was using an XP SP1 upgrade disk (using the new product key for a SP2 upgrade disk that my MBP couldn't read - after calling MS tech support, they Can anyone explain why this is happening?

Back to top #6 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,704 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:05:42 PM Posted 19 July 2010 - 03:36 PM I've had the 34 minute hangup part of installation on windows xp home setup comes to a point where the little working animation in the corner continues but nothing happens. Jul 1, 2007 #16 MorpheusX TS Rookie Can't belive the solution was so simple I was so frustrated with it hanging at 34 minutes no matter what I did that I PhilIDec 14, 2009, 5:45 AM I recently had the wait (and waited for 45 minutes) at the pretty colors.

I'm inclined to suspect hard drive, in spite of your statement...I'd certainly run the long test, using the tool from the hard drive manufacturer's website. I did take out the second stick of RAM; didn't do anything. Select the XP installation you want to repair from the list and press R to start the repair. When I finally tried to create an image of the SP2 upgrade disk using my G5 to make a .dmg image, I finally was successful in completing the install process.

vertical alignment in lists Setting all images to ImageSize->Small Neutralize data Is this plane landing or departing? Viola. Do not press any key to boot from CD when the message appears. XP and Win 7 actually installed at 1.65.So far everything works but could not run utilities/drivers on 2008 r2 from amd as mostly indicates wrong os.