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You can find more information about disk utilities here: http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/drive-diagnostic-utilities-compendium.7602/ Memory can also cause these problems. Step by Step on AutoStreamer Printable Repair Install step by step. Jan 20, 2004 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 15 1 ← 2 3 4 5 6 → 15 Next If you cannot boot from the CDROM, this is probably due to the boot order of your computer being incorrect for CDROM booting. this content

New fixes submitted and verified will be posted with credit below. You have two options: 1.) You can change this in the BIOS during POST, which is usually the very first screen displayed by your computer when you turn it on. 2.) Like I said before after you get it up and save all your inportant stuff do a clean install. Even if it works You will probly have to reinstall some of your hardware and drivers.

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Oct 20, 2003 #3 Nic TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,549 Don't forget to mention the 87MBs of windows updates (you need to do this several times because there are updates for some You should be able to just simply cancel the message and it will continue installing as normal. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. To enter your BIOS, most users here will press the DEL key.

I strongly recommend you run a disk utility on your hard drive before performing a system repair. Hopefully you have it burned on some CD or saved it on your HD. Nice work Rick, well done. Windows Xp Recovery Console Join the community here, it only takes a minute.

Hope you can get in to recover your programs and files. im thinking of just dragging out this problem till im forced to fully reinstall windows. Dec 15, 2003 #17 SornyPanafonic TS Rookie Posts: 129 hi i installed a new motherboard and now it wont boot windows - all i get is this windows didnt strat properly Thanks!

Slipstream XP Automatic Updates If you cannot download Automatic updates after the Repair install , follow the steps in the link below submitted by MS-MVP's Richard Harper and Ron Martell. Repair Windows Xp Boot If you connect directly to the internet without a router or hardware firewall, disconnect from the internet by physically removing the connections cable, removing a wireless card, or any other means Most important do not ignore the information below! Jan 17, 2004 #21 grog TS Rookie Posts: 23 Artical on this error unregmp2.exe on MS site.

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Setup will continue as if it were doing a clean install, but your applications and settings will remain intact. When you see the "Welcome To Setup" screen, you will see the options below This portion of the Setup program prepares Microsoft Windows XP to run on your computer: How To Repair Windows Xp With Cd Thanks for your help!It was easy with all of the steps to follow. Repair Windows Xp Without Cd Nov 5, 2003 #7 mere24 TS Rookie got it!!!

It will leave your applications and settings intact, but Windows updates will need to be reapplied. news it seems like my comp got slower when it should have gotten faster. Right click the connection you use, Properties and there is a check box on the Advanced page. Windows XP Service Pack 1 Service Pack 2 An option I highly recommend; is creating a Slipstreamed XP CD with SP1, SP2, etc. . How To Repair Windows Xp Using Recovery Console

Nov 9, 2003 #11 RyonanGT TS Rookie one question here.... it said "unregmp2.exe - entry poinjt not found. Jan 18, 2004 #22 SornyPanafonic TS Rookie Posts: 129 thanks grog - i actually got it to install - i just pressed esc + enter and installation moved on and finished. http://diskpocalypse.com/windows-xp/reloaded-new-install-winxp-lost-office.php Backup copies of your registry files (in the %systemroot%\Repair folder) are also replaced after the in-place upgrade is complete.

Press Enter to start the Windows Setup. Windows Xp Repair Disk Iso Oct 25, 2003 #5 mere24 TS Rookie i am on the new set up but stuck. much thanks.

I cannot find what that could be.

If the option to Repair Install is NOT available and you continue with the install; you will delete your Windows folder and the Documents and Settings folders. System repair will only repair your software. You will be asked to setup up Windows, or repair Windows with the recovery console. Windows Xp Repair Tool If you repaired Windows XP that had Service Pack 1 installed with a CD without Service Pack, your network connections through your ISP will not function.

Nov 24, 2003 #13 alphnumeric TS Rookie Posts: 173 You can also install the recovery console to your PC and have it show up as a boot option. You may need to change the boot order in the system BIOS so the CD boots before the hard drive. More articles to help prevent data loss. check my blog Another consideration of concern would be a power failure during the repair install could render your system un bootable and result in loss of data.

I choose the set up my connection manually selection. Select the XP installation you want to repair from the list and press R to start the repair. i got the same error in my desktop. Step 3: System repair steps A blue screen will appear and will begin loading XP setup from the CD.

I run the Internet Connection Wizrd and try to install a new connection. If you are repairing your Windows XP installation, then this can happen. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases Slipstreaming Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2) Good Another Slipstream step by step Better AutoStreamer mirror link for AutoStreamer Best!!

Blaster worm warning: Do not immediately activate over the internet when asked, enable the XP firewall before connecting to the internet. Manually delete the Undo_guimode.txt file from the Windows\System32 folder before you perform any of the actions that are listed in the "Symptoms" section of this article. Once completed, you will be confronted with "Windows Setup". Most users will not have to press F6, but if you are running RAID, SCSI or unsupported ATA controllers, then you need your controller drivers on a floppy disk.

Windows XP Crashed? Ask a question and give support. Other brands may have different keys to press to enter setup, but F1, F2, Del, Tab and CTRL+S or CTRL + ALT + S are the most common ones I'm familiar To prevent loss of data and/or program settings, perform the following before the Repair Install.

A Repair Install is not foolproof and should not be considered the cure-all fix for non-boot situations. but i just pressed ok and it went away. Your question will get answered as quickly as possible. Please note that a Repair Install using an Original pre service pack 1 or 2 XP CD used as the install media will remove SP1/SP2 respectively and service packs plus updates

A Repair Install will replace files altered by adware and malware, but will not fix an adware, malware problem.