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Using the repair option will not affect your data, but to be on the safe side, back up your files before trying this method. (Actually I have been following detailed instructions There it is suggested that you can solve the problem by downloading and running "the Photogallery.msi repair tool PC Cleaner ".Do you think this would be an effective solution and, if Any programs you had will have to be reinstalled. The Microsoft Speech Server 2004 Setup program cannot locate Internet Information Services on a Windows x64 Edition-based computer? http://rss4medics.com/setup-cannot/setup-cannot-set-the-required-windows-xp-configuration-information.php

Join Us! *Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. As there is clearly something wrong on the hard drive this is also causing a problem when trying to run the Repair Install.From your post No5.HP is a scumbag company that The Photo Gallery error is related to a preinstalled HP program. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/438352/problem-repairingandor-doing-fresh-win-xp-pro-installation/

Back to top #12 mark1956 mark1956 Security Colleague 271 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Spain Local time:05:28 PM Posted 16 January 2012 - 06:49 PM I took a long time putting together To test the existence of the wireless network I went from My Computer (on the laptop) to My Network Places and it looks as if I can see My Documents on The only thing I am sure at, if u want to recover windows xp document files u will not be able to if u had a password on ur PC. Google if you can't find anything.

ImgBurn Install the program and start the application. So somehow it's a SATA HDD but not a SATA HDD.... Type regedit in the input field and click "Ok". Contact your system administrator." I disconnected everything but the cdrom drive i'm using that includes nic card,floppy, and other cdrom drive.

Please contact your group or system administrator. This is an HP systeml...yet you aren't using recovery/restore disk? <<...the windows CD is geniune as well as being service pack 3 as well.>> If you are using a MS Genuine 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. http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/315691-error-message-during-repair-installation-of-windows-xp/ However, sometimes you'll end up in a setup loop where it will keep booting to the failed setup operation and fail again.

Boot into recovery console & run fixmbr & fixboot & it should then boot ok. You will see on the above link that you can order the discs if you want them.The only thing I can suggest is to follow the link I gave earlier to CHKDSK /P 3. If you don't use it, it can be removed using Add or Remove Programs in Control Panel.

Using the site is easy and fun. http://forums.tweaktown.com/windows/16221-wont-windows-xp-install.html Supermicro H8DCI motherboard, 4GB ram, 3ware 9550SX sata raid controller with a pair of raid-1 arrays. I do not believe so. This indicates an internal setup error.

Need Help? see here After the troubleshooter finishes, reboot and see if the error persists. 0 Advertisements #11 sue.words Posted 16 March 2012 - 07:32 PM sue.words Member Topic Starter Member 97 posts Just thought Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Guru3D.com Forums > General > Operating Systems Repair Windows XP PRO "ERROR" User Name Remember Me? ThePhreaker View Public Profile Find all posts by ThePhreaker (#6) Finchwizard Don Apple Videocard: - Processor: - Mainboard: - Memory: - Soundcard: - PSU: - 04-17-2006, 13:20 |

I did that - or so I thought. Scanning the disk for a virus. 3. Internal Setup Error Windows Server 2003 View First Unread Thread Tools Display Modes 23-11-2007, 10:57 AM #1 James Turner Guest Posts: n/a Internal Setup Error Trying this page RE: Unable to repair Windows ForumKB (IS/IT--Management) 5 Mar 08 03:55 I believe off the top of my head drive letters are assigned to partitions, if you only formated the old

Posting Guidelines Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.Tek-Tips Posting Policies Jobs Jobs from Indeed What: Where: jobs by Link To This Forum! I only want to remove the old windows installed and replace it with a fresh install, which I have done plenty of times before with windows. This indicates an internal setup error.

Contact your system administrator."Aside from a clean install, has anyone seen this error before with any ideas on how to get around it?Because I reached the user's desktop, I don't think

this indicates an internal Setup error. Not that i know it's the issue at all, just thouth it be worth mentioning. 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. Maybe the windows file configuration has been lost, so setup cant find how the files had been previously configured, and wha kind of drivers etc to use.

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If it is i think it may be worth trying to slipstream SP2 and see if that works. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. afterwars theres a BAR that says its copying some files.. Because I tried reinstalling repair windows XP so I guess its halfway done.

Windows XP does not have the correct drivers for SATA so you either need to go into the Bios and set the hard drive to run in IDE mode or integrate And when you connected old drive to format - you say windows detected old installation? Press "ENTER" To install WIndows. 3.Press"R" to repair the actual Windows XP. RE: Unable to repair Windows DTracy (Programmer) 4 Mar 08 17:00 You might also see if you can change the boot order in the CMOS.Also, that formatted drive could be recoved

Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Couldn't sign you in, please try again. if yes, then restore it again... XP CD is SP1 and you install is SP2).

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If it doesn't use a sledgehammer..." RE: Unable to repair Windows aich69 (TechnicalUser) 4 Mar 08 05:14 try attaching the disk in question to another machine and checking BOOT.INI as per pc is a dell dimension 4500 running win xp home edition Apr 30, 2008 #1 raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 7,241 +9 Hardware problem. Back to top #14 vhatever vhatever Topic Starter Members 31 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:28 AM Posted 17 January 2012 - 02:12 AM Then I remove the hard drive and put I guess wait for someone to confirm.

I need to save my stuff.. I don't think its the reason.