Try not. System specs would prolly also help. "I am Become Death, Destroyer of Worlds" - (Verse 32 Chapter 11 of the Bhagavad Gita) Robert J Oppenheimer"Any Man Who Has a Habit and Mojolookout, Apr 14, 2008 #2 Tehgame Thread Starter Joined: Aug 23, 2007 Messages: 58 I can't find anything in my bios that's LAN related, but I will try rearranging the boot Then freaking out?Some Programs add information, ever so tiny to the CMOS then to the BIOS, that just shorts out the Install Program.If you need a Guide through, happy to give weblink
Setup would always stall at exactly the same place just as Hardware was being detected.....and, setup took way far longer than it should- going really terribly slow- if that is what We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below. What do I do? I had been struggling with the problem for 3 days until I found your post.
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Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. The last reboot turns control back over to the hard drive and that's when you find out if it worked or not. Glad (but a bit surprised) this is still helping folks; I thought I was the only dinosaur still running XP! 34 Minutes Timer right?
I need the system to boot so that at least i could retreive my files, because i don't have a backup and don't know other way to do it. Windows Xp Freezes During Installation When I tried to use the attrib -h -r -s C:\boot.ini del C:\boot.ini my parameters were incorrect, I assume because the first step failed. I'm wondering how do I complete the XP reinstall?A bit of a side note: An external harddrive, a non-Dell printer, and non-Dell mouse have been added to the computer. useful reference Load up the hidden system restore, and check to see if all the drivers are up to date, etc etc?If the system restore route doesn't work, I'll phone Dell, to get
It freezes at "37 minutes left." I restarted it about 2 times (may be I shouldn't have! :( ) after waiting for about 40 mins the first 2 times. Setup Is Starting Windows Xp Stuck I'd been hitting a brick wall with this over a day and a half, and though the solution looked a bit technical for a comparative novice like me it worked perfectly I'll try using the Dell mouse instead of the other mouse, to see if that may be the issue.It could be faulty/ailing hardware. Click here to join today!
At that time I had no problems installing XP on it. news someguy86 Seniorius Lurkius Registered: Jul 22, 2010Posts: 19 Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 8:48 am Aah, OK. Windows Xp Installation Stuck At Installing Devices Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? Windows Xp Setup Stuck Been all over Google to seek answers but stick stuck at 35 min.
You may be looking at a reinstall of Windows. __________________ Check out these links: TSF Build Guide | TSF Bench Test Guide | My Reviews, Articles, and Tutorials | Submit an have a peek at these guys What do I do? 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Security → Am I infected? My laptop isn't a Dell, fwiw.I'll try burning a copy of the disc to see if that works. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Windows Xp Installation Stops At 34 Minutes
Anyone have any ideas. Firefox 3 Review - It's Simply Amazing Best Tools For Editing Your Photos Online 3 Easy Steps to Install MySQL on Windows XP Create Beautiful Collages Out Of Your Photos Firefox ashrosey Resolved HJT Threads 14 08-16-2011 11:06 AM How to disable your security applications Note: Those which do not have the instructions for re-enabling are usually re-enabled by a reboot. http://resolutemediagroup.com/windows-xp/xp-sp2-installation-issue.html Error 0xe0000219: The installation failed because a function driver was not specified for this device instance. #E157 Default installer failed.
Went into bios and disabled Speed Stepping, modem, lan and wireless. What does that mean. @ Rog Mine stops at 32 minutes, does it matter if it's 34 or 32 minutes? i can't format the drive because i need to get my documents back.
nLite makes the process incredibly easy too. You could try holding down the Ctrl key while tapping the F11 Key during POST and initial boot. It's not going anywher. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?
I removed it, and it went. Edited by joseibarra, 19 July 2010 - 05:53 PM. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. this content Why did you repair it in the first place? __________________ Check out these links: TSF Build Guide | TSF Bench Test Guide | My Reviews, Articles, and Tutorials | Submit an
There is no try. Install freezes at 34 minutes Started by HomePCRepair , Jul 19 2010 12:30 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 21 replies to this topic What i tried: - unplugged and took out all parts except for dvd-rw drive, video card, hard drive - replaced the relatively new (1 year) video card by the old one Worked as documented!
If you hit paydirt with the Ctrl + F11 key combo, you will find yourself in the proprietary Symantec Ghost partition. Event3horizon, Apr 14, 2008 #8 Rich-M Joined: May 3, 2006 Messages: 22,417 Tehgame said: ↑ Well, i've used the CD before to install. From memory, I'm sure doing a full format of the HD fixed it for me, or using a different HD. As of right now, I have access to the task manager (and am able to browse my entire computer through "new task, browse"), the command prompt, and registry editor.
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I have 2 drives (CDRW and DVDRW, so it's not weak) mismatched memory? Its a problem processing the drivers during a repair install. mandarijn1 PC Gaming Support 23 06-26-2013 05:01 AM Computer I built shuts down by itself after 10 minutes of installation Hello, I have just finished building and installing my computer's OS So, it may be general wear-and-tear that's giving the hardware some stress.Freeman wrote:It is too bad that the hidden partition is not available for a system restore to the OOBE.