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Back to top #47 steve6375 steve6375 Platinum Member Developer 6238 posts Location:UK Interests:computers, programming (masm,vb6,C,vbs), photography,TV,films,guitars   United Kingdom Posted 12 December 2013 - 12:39 PM I just recently came across It's possible that the installation fails because the harddisk is infected? Perhaps it was wrong. Sep 15, 2010 #5 SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,695 +396 I agree with the above. get redirected here

May 27, 2016 #14 bazz2004 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,216 +200 Settle for it running XP 32 bit rather than reinstalling a 64 bit OS which in any case may not Back to top #45 ilko ilko Silver Member Advanced user 500 posts   Bulgaria Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:18 AM Which program did you use? Disabled SATA in the bios. I am braking mine head on this. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/windows-xp-professional-sp3-cant-install

Remember me Forgot your Intel username or password? This is no longer true with the move to SATA. I then press 'Enter' to install Windows on this New, Raw partition. How does Gandalf end up on the roof of Isengard?

Or we need to set the SATA interface to a slower, less capable mode which is compatible with P-ATA/IDE. mraeryceos likes this Back to top #31 sourcefoz sourcefoz Members 1 posts   India Posted 29 August 2013 - 08:21 AM it"s perfect and easy...............thanks to you.................... Helpful +6 Report Mrbulate Jan 19, 2010 12:54AM the disabling sata factor was so effective.. Before, I installed Xp from my CD many times without problems.

DISK ERROR PRESS ANY KEY TO RESTART {Afterpressingany key} PRESS ANY KEY TO BOOT FROM USB.... {No response when I press any key, it keeps on blinking} Use modified ntdetect.com, Q3/A3: http://www.msfn.org/...ic/116766-faqs/ 3) here is a snapshot of my bios screen http://sdrv.ms/1e93XIX Integrate the needed mass storage (SATA/AHCI) driver, integrate BTS mass storage driver pack in your but right now the install process with windows xp32 works fine but I got recently 8gb additional ram memory installed so I will try later to change the installation to xp64 http://www.tomsguide.com/forum/52867-35-help-install-windows But now I was trying to reinstall windows vista which unfortunately didn't happened and when I tried to install windows xp, I got the same message as jb did: Setup did

Contact support Give Feedback Did you find this information useful? This may involve running a manufacturer - supplied diagnostic or setup program. Otherwise the computer wont see the drive when trying to install XP in some cases. I cloned the hard disk to a much larger one a few years ago before it showed any problems.

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This may involve running a manufacturer - supplied diagnostic or setup program. http://rss4medics.com/setup-cannot/setup-cannot-access-this-disk-windows-xp-install.php If you try to do that on a clean disk (e.g. Installing from USB is faster than CD (file access/transfer is quicker), especially if you have a fast USB drive. In this case, you have 3 options.

I have not personally observed this particular issue and I am not sure of the exact circumstances where this is required however. The most usual problem is that your source XP does not contain the correct hard disk drivers for your system. Thank you Jul 18, 2015 #7 lamentonegro TS Rookie I had this problem never before. useful reference My first tentative to reinstall windows worked, then I tried to run a virus test (with eset online).

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There are plenty of things you can do, such as gently cleaning the CD surface with appropriate materials, and using a special DVD drive cleaning CD. Edited by enghai, 20 November 2013 - 06:31 AM. Can your PC run 64 bit XP? If you cannot change the BIOS mode from AHCI/SATA then you either need to get an XP Install CD/ISO which has integrated mass storage drivers or use Easy2Boot with the Mass

Make sure any hard disk drives are powered on and properly connected to your computer, and that any disk-related hardware configuration is correct. You could also lay waste to anything potentially harmful on the drive with, "Darik's Boot and Nuke" :http://www.dban.org/download Here's a couple of prior threads about it: http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/wipe-hard-drive-dariks-boot-and-nuke.132670/ http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/dariks-boot-and-nuke-or-another-software.213559/ @baaz2004 also has You probably need a Service Pack update after the install anyway and all or at least a lot of the real important files will get updated/replaced. http://rss4medics.com/setup-cannot/setup-cannot-install-windows-98-on-your-computer.php Problem solved!

May 9, 2016 #12 captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 11,555 +1,811 lamentonegro said: ↑ my pc has an am3+ board with pciexpress slots and 4gb ram.