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Windows Xp Repair Install Hangs At 39 Minutes

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The device is not ready. Getting the data off is not a problem as I have a Ghost image that I made. Ran PerfectDisk 7 and did a file check and defrag as well as ofline defrag of system files. When XP goes into Setup mode, it stops with 39 minutes remaining and will not go any further.

I had the same problem with panda antivirus, i had the whole tech department work on it for 2 days (thats 6 of us) and we failed. 0 LVL 17 aceman817 Senior member Joined: Jul 15, 2001 Messages: 204 Likes Received: 0 I am trying to fix a computer for a friend who was getting a black screen error message about Shoulda made that more clear Edited by Awesoman, 10 February 2009 - 06:53 PM.

Good Luck Merete 0 LVL 23 Overall: Level 23 Windows XP 11 Message Expert Comment by:gecko_au2003 ID: 156412862006-01-08 What about using the recovery console to use these 3 or so It has no scratches as far as I can tell and begins the initial file copy at the blue screen without any problem. Jerry 0 LVL 70 Overall: Level 70 Windows XP 29 Message Active 1 day ago Expert Comment by:Merete ID: 157160202006-01-16 ;) 0 Featured Post 2016 Annual Membership Survey Promoted by But it still doesn't have a task bar and only basic services are running.

Article by: rpggamergirl It is only natural that we all want our PCs to be in good working order, improved system performance, so that is exactly how programs are advertised to I took all the extracted files and put them on a USB stick. Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Have never had any problems doing a repair from this cd before.

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... Expect I'll split the points between you. Windows Repair Setup hangs at 39 minutes Started by Awesoman , Feb 10 2009 06:45 PM Please log in to reply 5 replies to this topic #1 Awesoman Awesoman Members 4 I proceeded with a repairitive install, but it won't go past 39 minutes.

ECS mb K7ta3 v3.1 with AMD 2.0 Athlon processor and latest BIOS upgrade (not overclocked and never runs hot) WindowXP sp2 1.5 gig Ram Promise Fasttrack IDE with 160 gig hd navigate to these guys Anyone have the magic pill to stop the pain?!? r/click my computer properties, advanced>start up and recovery> settings look at your boot.ini by hitting the edit is there a no exit or some such after the /fastdetect? That message thread also talks about disconnecting all external USB peripherals.

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If the boot.ini is wrong no amount of repairs will fix it. And from there I can get to the run command. 0 Message Author Comment by:jercro39 ID: 156463172006-01-08 Merete: Is there a way to run system Restore from anything besides the I tried MS solution of deleting edb.log file and renaming the catroot2 folder with no success.

It does the install, but during the configuration section it gets stuck right at the beginning at 39 minutes remaining.

Now the problem is that Windows Repair Setup isn't making any progress and I need a way to bypass it, or stop the computer from starting setup every time I reboot. Latest: Paladin, Dec 28, 2016 at 1:12 AM Off Topic David Stockman says we're headed towards a nasty recession Latest: senseamp, Dec 28, 2016 at 1:10 AM Politics and News Made no difference. Are there any system files or registries that tell the computer what to do on bootup that might give me something to work with?

Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Ive seen certain keyboard/mice cause this issue, and going to PS/2 resolved the problem. 1 Serrano OP Aron.Chavez Oct 31, 2012 at 2:46 UTC I agree with the Which was probably the cause for me wiping it to start with. have a peek at these guys View this "Best Answer" in the replies below » 12 Replies Ghost Chili OP Jeremy_B Oct 31, 2012 at 2:20 UTC Try replacing the RAM.  This happens to

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