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Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Fresh restart... Well tried to install on it tonight and the same thing xp install stops with 4min remaining. Its my PC, because I used the same XP CD on my parents PC and the install went through smoothly. All rights reserved. http://midsolutions.org/xp-pro/xp-pro-hangs-before-login.html

Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. But it wasn't picking up any of my components. My favorite solution is to wipe the disk and do a fresh OS install again. Has anyone else seen anything like this?

I think I already tried running that again and ended up back at the 32 minute hang at ms_netmon. Similar Topics Windows XP Home repair install hangs at 35 minutes remaining Jan 28, 2005 Windows XP Home on Inspiron 8600 "hangs" on startup Sep 2, 2007 Windows XP doesn't start/hangs Boots would take longer and longer, and programs would take forever to load. It keeps freezing with about 27 minutes left for the install.

Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 12-17-2005, 12:02 PM #2 dai TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: Jul 2004 Location: west australia Posts: 78,002 OS: win 7 32x 64x When it first booted into XP, a pop up appeared reading, "Windows just recovered from a serious error". Initially they said it was a faulty processor, however it turned out to be a faulty motherboard.Hope this helps. 0Votes Share Flag Back to Hardware Forum 39 total posts (Page 1 I have found sometimes it is best to just start the whole process all over again ...

there is picture, be it just a black screen, but nonetheless a picture. 12-20-2005, 02:00 PM #17 dai TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: Jul 2004 Location: west australia Ask a question and give support. i rebooted the pc and it shows the windows loading screen, then the screen goes black... I will find the Western Digital diagnostics and see if I can run them somehow.

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All rights reserved. type drivers, etc. Remove any PCI network cards, sound cards, USB adaptors and modems from the motherboard. It loaded fine and then the computer restarted like it was suppose to.

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Get More Info This would be just for the sake of ruling out your Dell disc as damaged (or maybe the extra stuff it loads is causing an issue) There's not much that will i wonder if there is a way to test mine? Set the Boot Order: Your CD drive as 1st device and your hard drive as 2nd.Insert Windows XP Disc and exit the BIOS saving your changes.At the first Boot Screen, keep

Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Windows Today's Posts Windows XP (Home edition) hangs on freshInstall. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Another point to consider is to attach a different CD drive and do the install from there. useful reference Everything goes well until 13 minutes to go in the installation process (driver signing) where it just hangs, looking for all the world as though it is doing something.

So I rebooted the system and started the XP install again. Disconnect ALL printers, scanners, speakers, hubs etc. Nov 17, 2005 #7 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies.

It really can make a difference, if no result, then try something else.There were issues of installing SP2 on XP systems in the past.

You may want to disable any bios setting for network, like ethernet, (ports), etc. by Edward ODaniel / August 20, 2012 2:05 PM PDT In reply to: xp pro repair install 32 minute hang that you might best try a fresh installation without the slip I have a older Intel D915GAV motherboard and don't know what else in the BIOS i might change. The PC ran like a beast up until recently, when it started to slow down.

Nov 16, 2005 #1 Liquidlen TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,094 Laptop upgrades can pose a problem because of the manner in which Manufctrs try to protect their markets. I still wonder what the problem was with it before? by ccu_geometro · 10 years ago In reply to Bad Memory... this page A recovery/restore process if that fails then you question if the discs are good.

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