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If you suspect that Windows XP won't boot because the partition boot sector has been corrupted, you can use a special Recovery Console tool called Fixboot to fix it. My PC hasn't have any CD-Rom drive. Is it happening because my current OS is Vista? Reply Riyad : I also tried to install Windows XP SP2. have a peek here

Reply Tanmay : Pankhs we appreciate that you tried this process. with gparted) and start the reinstallation when booting the pc, as I used to do with CD or with linux. Then lists "Virtual Disk Driver for Windows version 3.1" Also says "The Virtual Disk Driver is not running". It took 3 weeks To find this page and try this simple method. http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/10-things/10-things-you-can-do-when-windows-xp-wont-boot/

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To install XP from a USB/Pen drive, you need to follow some advanced steps. Hey Rick, thanks for the reply. It works great! Boot into Easy Recovery Essentials Select Automated Repair Click Continue and wait for the Automated Repair process to finish.

So please somebody help me out in solving out this issue.How can I install windows.Is it possible. In other words, if it fails to revive your Windows XP on the first attempt, the backup copy is also corrupt. #3: Use System Restore Another tool that might be helpful RESTART 3. Windows Xp Not Starting In Any Mode Reply atul : my bios is not showing ,usb-hdd…. .i m sucess to istall win.

System Restore runs in the background as a service and continually monitors system-critical components for changes. Windows Xp Won't Boot In Safe Mode When it boots, it gives you 3 options. Troubleshooting Please see the the Troubleshooting XP Boot Issues page for answers to any issues you might have. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/280657-45-boot Let me eat dinner and I'll get back to "the situation".

Reply Jesee : There is an error message that hal.dll is missing, I have tried different copies of XP CDs but the same error reoccurs. Windows Xp Not Booting In Safe Mode Thanks Reply Lenny Mauricio : Super Cool way to install Windows through a USB Key….A lot of new Automotive Electronics are coming with either Bluetooth or USB Integration for Flash Updates May I know why am I facing such problem? Reboot into the Windows XP setup CD It's very important to make sure that this partition was created at the end of the drive, or else you might no longer be

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I'm beginning to suspect (I've read this in a few other forums) that Dell has the MBR (master boot record) in a partition on the hard drive. It is recognized by the system, but it won't even try to read a disk or open when the button is pressed. Windows Xp Won't Start I copied the installation file into G drive. Windows Xp Startup Problem share|improve this answer answered Jan 24 '12 at 17:52 Austin V 16 Thanks!

Please can any body help me? navigate here It gives a message of installing windows xp on " drive w: " though there is no such partition on the disk. Powered by Livefyre Add your Comment Editor's Picks Inside Amazon's clickworker platform: How half a million people are paid pennies to train AI How K9s became a secret weapon for solving Register now Not a member yet? Windows Xp Boot Usb

I have a Compaq Presario 6000, with a completely empty hdd (erased with KILLDISK, formatted to NTFS). make sure that the RAM is not faulty. Hope this helps to setup Windows XP in your desktops or laptops which do not have CD or DVD drive. Check This Out Yes, you can - but it wouldn't work...

thanks guys for posting such valuable info. Windows Xp Startup Repair Without Disk Sorry for my bad English once again! Installing any operating system from a removable drive is always useful.

When you boot into the setup, if it goes straight into saying it has to format your drive, press Esc and it should show you a list of all the drives

If you suspect that Windows XP won't boot because Boot.ini has been corrupted, you can use the special Recovery Console version of the Bootcfg tool to fix it. Please help me! Reply Sheshu : Respected all, I purchased Wespro n720 mini laptop. Windows Xp Startup Problem Black Screen Thank you!!

Helpful +23 Report SWD Mar 16, 2010 at 06:51 AM I had the same problem too. This http://www.pctipsbox.com/insta.....ash-drive/ and maybe this. Changed the Booting order to USB as first. this contact form If you're not sure which key is used to open BIOS, it's either any of the following or it's listed on the first screen that appears on the monitor, before the Windows logo

edit this post Knowledgebase Guides Our Recovery Disks for Windows NeoSmart Knowledgebase Knowledgebase Guides Our Recovery Disks for Windows Search Installing XP as a second OS /EasyBCD /Dual-Boot Guides /Windows XP edit this post Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Italiano Português Nederlands Polski हिंदी Bahasa Indonesia What should I do, please suggest me. just delete the system reserved 100 mb partition, format C: drive it will work 100%.

Rick P. it's rufus! I am using Core2 Duo laptop with USB boot priority in Bios. You won't be able to select the drive that your Windows XP entry points to.

What can I do?