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Emkorial Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: May 11, 2000Posts: 33592 Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 10:27 am nicknomo wrote:I've had this problem before. So what is the solution to the defamed 34 minute XP installation hangup problem? Registered: Jan 10, 2001Posts: 2584 Posted: Sun Aug 15, 2010 10:57 pm What version XP are you installing?XP RTM/SP1/SP2/SP3?Is the CD 'perfect' or any scratches?Have you formatted the drive?Pull the external Düşüncelerinizi paylaşmak için oturum açın. this content

alli Wednesday, June 25, 2014 thank u bro.i hope this trick is all the answer for my f*cking problem for a month…even i dont try yet but i believe this will I tried unplugging extra Ram and my WD harddrive, but I still get WinXP stuck at the 35min range at the "installing devices" phase. Freeman Ars Legatus Legionis Tribus: I'm in a chair, on the deck, under the Portico, enjoying the breeze while sipping a soy chai. Do you have one? https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/828267

Windows Xp Freezes During Installation

That blinking little curser with no user interface scares me a little... I also looked for 'failed' and found some of those too, but again not near the end of the document. Click here to Register a free account now! Create Account How it Works Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled.

Nothing from Dell, but when I poked around a bit I found the CD that came with the WD Caviar HD. Guess I'm thinking I should use Powerdesk to copy anything that I haven't already backed up (like the Intel Matrix storage manager driver, and a suite from Broadcom for the Network Jan 28, 2005 #1 Anarchi TS Rookie Ive seen some cases where Windows Setup would hang if more than 256MB memory was installed - but thats a bit far fetched. Setup Is Starting Windows Xp Stuck 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

I had been struggling with the problem for 3 days until I found your post. That is the method for accessing the hidden system restore routine.Just to clarify, what should I do after I access the OOBE? RobL777 Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius Tribus: SouthEastern U.S.A. callmebigpapa 7.318 görüntüleme 1:19 How to Install Windows XP - Süre: 12:01.

Registered: Oct 27, 2001Posts: 14878 Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2010 9:12 am It is too bad that the hidden partition is not available for a system restore to the OOBE. After I try what nicknomo suggested (holding shift + F10) first. IS that the case OP? If not, that ^^ sounds like a creat suggestion Skoop Moderator et Subscriptor Tribus: Valle d'Itria, Italia Registered: Aug 12, 2000Posts: 27027 Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 11:06 am Quote:Try downloading

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All rights reserved Use of this Site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement (effective 3/21/12) and Privacy Policy (effective 3/21/12), and Ars Technica Addendum (effective 5/17/2012) Your California Privacy Rights The Close the notepad and go to the folder C:/windows/inf in command prompt Browse through the files to find the “.inf” which was related to the faulty device. Windows Xp Freezes During Installation Back to top #12 Budapest Budapest Bleepin' Cynic Moderator 23,516 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:07:18 AM Posted 18 June 2008 - 06:51 PM http://support.wdc.com/product/download.as...=30&lang=en The power of accurate observation is 34 Minutes Timer Life Saver Fix Netpsa.inf Errors - Windows XP, Vista, 7 & 8 Sunday, September 21, 2014 […] XP Installation – The 34 minute hiccup | Techtracer – You want to install

Did FixMBR and Fixboot C: 3. http://1pxcare.com/windows-xp/xp-repair-installing-network.html I found this website that really helped, and the method worked! Bad CD/DVD drives are common, and for some reason, XP install discs will often be the ONLY discs that don't work on a "bad" drive. The disk spins up but nothing happens, it eventually just stops and then it's just the small window and c:\windows> Maybe I should just give up and try formatting the drive Windows Xp Installation Stuck

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worked then a day later is slow.. type setupapi.log 4. Uygunsuz içeriği bildirmek için oturum açın. have a peek at these guys If you hit paydirt with the Ctrl + F11 key combo, you will find yourself in the proprietary Symantec Ghost partition.

You may have to restart your computer multiple times.If the problem persists, examine the Setup log files for anything that may indicate what may be causing the problem. There is nothing going on (no curser) in that black screen. I had this problem just now during installation of Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition.

After many many many retries I: 1.

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's only plastic. Registered: Sep 22, 2008Posts: 9074 Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 1:12 pm someguy86, is the XP install disc you are using the one that came with the 5-year old Dell?If it type setuplog.txt One of those logs should give you an idea of what's wrong.

also screen becomes black after 3-4 minutes Can't find your answer ? Anything else I could try first though? That is the method for accessing the hidden system restore routine.Given the scenario, I'd almost guarantee the XP disc is NOT a Dell Windows Restore disc.It may not be the most check my blog Nov 11, 2006 #14 N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115 you can take it and use it as a slave on another PC or use a live OS like Knoppix or Ubuntu

I believe the newer systems (pc and laptops) require a newer version of XP for a clean install. Geri al Kapat Bu video kullanılamıyor. İzleme SırasıSıraİzleme SırasıSıra Tümünü kaldırBağlantıyı kes Bir sonraki video başlamak üzeredurdur Yükleniyor... İzleme Sırası Sıra __count__/__total__ How To Fix 34 minute Hang up fault during Thanks too! Thanks for the clarification on OOBE.

Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. The reinstall/repair is due to a rpoblem i do not knwo how to fix - windows stopping after entering my user name, and going no further. I ended up Fdisking the drive to kill all partitions, but the XP install hung at 35 minutes - installing devices. I guess I could install a temp xp on another partition to get me by, and copy all of my info over from the other one somehow.

Restart. Hope this helps folks. Dharmasish Tuesday, March 11, 2014 I have deleted upto 5 inf files like hdaudio.inf, usbport.inf etc…but the system restarts at 34 minutes to finish of xp sp3. The log file should include the hardware that Setup will skip on the next restart.You can also review the Setupapi.log file, the Setupact.log file, and the Setuperr.log file (in the %windir%

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You will see the option of performing a System Recovery with warnings about losing all user data on the hard drive. Back to top #4 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,618 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:03:18 PM Posted 17 June 2008 - 04:19 PM If you have a black screen, Learn more You're viewing YouTube in Turkish. swatbat, Sep 18, 2006 swatbat, Sep 18, 2006 #6 Sep 19, 2006 #7 DarkenReaper57 2[H]4U Messages: 2,173 Joined: Oct 2, 2003 Ranma_Sao said: 1.

So I figured it was time to try and repair the XP installation using the OEM disk, and if that didn't help I was going to reformat and reinstall XP.So I I had already backed up all my data before I started this mistake. If it always freezes exactly at the "37 minutes" mark, I doubt that's failing hardware, if it hangs at different points, I would point to failing hardware. Ad Choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's