I am now up to the screen that is passed the WinXP splash screen and it is loading stuff. I'm reinstalling because my windows broke down and it kept restarting after the loading screen, i tried many fixes too and the last choice was to reinstall it. After several failed installs,(different faults each time), I changed my old 'Creative' CD drive for a new 'Philips' 5232 CD drive. Perhaps it was wrong. his comment is here
The common denominator for me was the all the pc's with issues had LG electronics cd,cd/rw,and dvd roms in them which for some reason cannot read the cd sent from MS. Jun 15, 2016 #16 bazz2004 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,282 +210 It's also important to take stock of your hardware. AMD64 3200, 1 Gb Ram, ATI 9800xt(256) AMD 2700+, 1Gb Ram, Geforce4600 VIVO AMD 2000+, 1 1/8Gb Ram, ATI 8500 (128) AMD 1800+, 1Gb Ram, ATI 9600 pro(128) Intel 1.6Ghz (478), It could be memory, but if you read post #8 above, I had an occasion when it was a dodgy cpu. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/installing-windows-xp-cant-copy-certain-files.153348/
I think setup detects an older windows install so I will install ubuntu first and later reinstall windows xp64 see http://www.bilder-hochladen.net/I/lx0l-1-eeb1.jpg May 9, 2016 #8 mike1959 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,027 I think it was the laser failing in the old drive. Maybe! I'm out of ideas, someone help me..
Is there any thing more technical as to why this is happening other than a bad lens or disc. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads 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). Install Windows Xp From Usb Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
Thanks Sander. This is fine. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? http://superuser.com/questions/263398/setup-cant-copy-files-error-during-xp-installation Any ideas would be appreciated.
Ask a question and give support. Ntldr Is Missing I am having the same issue. Already have an account? I can only think that its a motherboard problem - try updating your BIOS.
If the copy fails the usual culprits are:1. DDS... Windows Xp Setuporg Exe Not Found Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Setup Cannot Copy The File Setuporg Exe Now I have looked online and found some people had the same problem and said it might be due to hard disk error or something to do with ram, but I
How powerful would the church become if demons regularly visited Earth? this content I then removed the bad module and installed the three "known" good modules and the memory tested OK. initially i always thought it was something to do with my hard disks-i even bought a new one but to my surprise, the problem persisted. I changed the HDD, resit the RAM, still the same problem.I will perform the RAM test and give you the results. Windows Xp Bootable Usb
If it works, then good for you. I can't see why Ubuntu failed , and now suddenly works but windows still won't :( 03-15-2011, 05:19 PM #4 spunk.funk TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: May We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below. weblink I have used the same disk before to reinstall XP on other desktops., yes.
Best answer AVIKHAWASHNov 27, 2013, 7:19 AM 1.Double-click My Computer.2.Double-click on the "C" drive.3.Go to the C:\Windows\System32 folder. (You may have to click on the link that says "Show The contents Windows Xp Iso It worked fine. Hello and welcome to PC Review.
But, i have tried Windows XP Pro as well as Windows Server 2003 Evaluation that i have and i recieve errors of the same degree that you are recieving on both I know too well the frustration of trying to figure this one out. Any help with this would be appreciated. 5 answers Last reply Nov 27, 2013 Best Answer Nov 27, 2013 More about install copy files AVIKHAWASHNov 27, 2013, 6:31 AM The CD Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: 'Setup cannot copy the file' while installing Windows XP SP2 This post has been flagged and will be reviewed
I'll try to copy the CD, thanks for the suggestion. Thanks for the advice! I turn the computer on, and press F2 to enter the BIOS Settings. http://tcdownload.org/windows-xp/problems-with-windows-xp-setup.html The OS was windows 2000, the user just unplug the usb stick out of the computer without using the stop feature to safely remove the device, the computer is dead.
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The newly added RAM was bad and a 2nd replacement 128 MB of RAM worked like a farkin charm. Karen peaceseeker11166, Apr 24, 2008 #11 psclaw Joined: May 12, 2008 Likes Received: 0 Cannot copy file on XP Install I have been chasing this problem for several weeks on Related Resources Cannot copy files during windows xp install..