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Click Start->Run, type "regedit.exe" in the Open box, and click OK. 2. I have already tried (extensively) googling this problem, and checking in other forums, and I cannot find an answer, I am beginning to become desperate and, having recently had to recover Reply With Quote March 1st, 2005,10:21 AM #7 DoubleTrouble2004 View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Feb 2005 Location Nashville, Tennessee Posts 4 Originally Posted by 9HOWE9 Hi: I I don't know what to do, please help Thanks, Craig Cannot Run Two Device Installations----Help! have a peek here

I figured if I could save one person the frustration and time that I spent trying to find help on this hardware wizard issue, then it would be worth sharing. Reply With Quote October 28th, 2004,02:05 PM #2 confus-ed View Profile View Forum Posts Geezer Join Date Jul 1999 Location In front of my PC.... Join our site today to ask your question. Repeat the above steps to delete HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Factory 5. http://forums.windrivers.com/showthread.php?65537-Add-hardware-error-Cannot-run-two-device-installations

But at times, when the ExProfre.exe tool migrates the Exchange Server user profile, it results in numerous synchronization problems. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Reply With Quote February 23rd, 2005,09:49 AM #6 9HOWE9 View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Feb 2005 Posts 1 DoubleTrouble's fix worked for me Hi: I don't know

Whenever I click on the "add hardware" Icon in the Control panel of Windows XP, I get the following error message: Cannot Run Two Device Installations: You can install only one How does any plug and play device tell Windows that an install is active. How to perform an in-place upgrade (reinstallation) of Windows XP - Q315341 - considering how long & 'not hard' it is would probably be my first stab at this .. Advanced Search Forum Drivers by Category Input Device Drivers Add hardware error: Cannot run two device installations If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by

Briefly, I had NO USB port access...neither a new PCI 4-port USB 2.0 card nor my old 1.1 ports on the motherboard. a while ago, I'm upgrading graphics card driver, I didn't uninstall previous just install it to upgrade, and it just have some glitches that cannot be fixed, the explorer.exe keep on Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders What's New? https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T61-and-prior-T-series/Error-Cannot-Run-Two-Device-Installations/td-p/84713 Dream Oct 12, 2003 "Cannot run two device installations" error and USB flaskdisk problem Charlene Barina, Nov 20, 2003, in forum: Windows XP Hardware Replies: 4 Views: 305 wolkies Feb 9,

There is another thread here at TSF http://www.techsupportforum.com/f10/...ime-17330.html With a similar problem and a solution for it here http://www.techsupportforum.com/f10/...ion-23082.html Unfortunately, this (and many other fixes i've found on the net) has Restart the computer. Glad to see that it was of help to 9HOWE9. :-) -DoubleTrouble2004 Reply With Quote March 1st, 2005,10:33 AM #8 confus-ed View Profile View Forum Posts Geezer Join Date Jul 1999 I'll see if I can find the motherboard chipset drivers and see if that helps.

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  4. XP recognized nothing I plugged in.
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Sign Up Now! I just about tossed my new Alieware gaming machine out the third floor window. Deleting the reg keys as DoubleTrouble suggested "woke up" the hardware wizard. Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Users Online 104 Members / 4587 Guests English Community > ThinkPad Notebooks > ThinkPad; T61 and prior T series plus Other Legacy

If there is any key or values named "FactoryPreInstallInProgress", please right click and delete it. 4. navigate here Stay logged in Sign up now! I joined specifically so I could post a big thank you to DoubleTrouble and to report that his suggested fix worked for me. This is my first posting on these forums and I'd like to thank everyone for their input.

Naturally, I tried all sorts of stuff, to no avail. You'll be able to ask any tech support questions, or chat with the community and help others. Advertisement Recent Posts New build wont recognize... http://pdctoday.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-no-audio-device-error.php Colin, Jun 29, 2004, in forum: Windows XP Hardware Replies: 6 Views: 428 Guest Oct 17, 2004 Loading...

Were you able to resolve this issue? i then reinstalled the nvidia driver from the original install disk and all is well; but the driver from the nvidia site might work as well (i bet it would) hope I specifically joined this forum in order to post the solution that worked for me.

If there is any key or values named "FactoryPreInstallInProgress", please right click and delete it. 4.

Specify a name in the File Name box, making sure that "All" is selected in the Export range box, and then click Save.***(Probably not a bad idea to create a RESTORE Restart the computer. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Suggested Solutions Title # Comments Views Activity Cannot log into several sites on one Windows 7 PC, Why? 32 142 416d Down grade from Windows 8.1 to 7 NTLDR missing 9

Cannot Run Two Device Installations----Help! We are having the same problem! Plug And Play Not Working Started by ptm , Feb 23 2008 11:39 PM Please log in to reply 6 replies to this topic #1 ptm ptm Junior TEG Forum Member http://pdctoday.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-error-no-audio-device.php Paul St, Jul 19, 2003, in forum: Windows XP Hardware Replies: 3 Views: 378 Paul St Jul 19, 2003 cd drive.

Another device installation is underway, when it is finished you can try this wizard again." I do not have any other installation on the go or pending. Join Now For immediate help use Live now! Responses to "Cannot Run Two Device Installations----Help!" C T Teilhard Knight Guest Posts: n/a Re: Cannot Run Two Device Installations----Help! Reply With Quote February 9th, 2005,07:47 AM #4 DoubleTrouble2004 View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Feb 2005 Location Nashville, Tennessee Posts 4 Cannot run two device installations -

It keeps my plug n' play from > functioning properly. Privacy Policy Site Map Support Terms of Use Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem? Any help is much appreciated.Thanks in advance,Eric T43 (2687D4U) | WinXP Pro | Intel Pentium(R) M | 1.86GHz | 1GB RAM | 40GB Hard Drive Solved! All rights reserved.

In Registry Editor, click File->Export. 3. in the device manager uninstall the card reboot tapping f8 and choose vga mode when windows finishes rebooting disable a/virus install your drivers reboot the computer 10-27-2007, 06:16 AM Solution that worked for me: Step I. I can't install printer, scanners, mice, etc...