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Then windows gives me an error when it loads up in gui about a file missing... Your cache administrator is webmaster. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. By the time it was copying the files, it complained about not being able to find file cmprops.dl_ on the Windows CD. Check This Out

I was promptly provided with an RMA and instructions for returning the defective module for a no-charge replacement. I have 32 bit XP Home on my desktop (P4 3.4Ghz) with 4Gb ram of which it recognises 3.5Gb. I decided to just press esc and skip all the files it was complaining about... You should try replacing your system RAM and run the Windows XP installation program again.

Still going to try different combinations with the drives in installing Oblivion and Crysis and see if RAM is also creating problems. don't skip ..just eject the present Cd ..put the next Windows xp Cd .... DDS... Perhaps it was wrong.

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Next option is finding out how to boot from the CD rather than the DVD. Using my orginal LG CD-R/RW DRIVE model CED-8O83B COMPAQ PART NO. 152628-806 I was able to install the XP Pro OS system into the new machine with no errors. Delete file edb.log (it might be edb00001.log or something like) 5. Good Luck, Jim « Malware? | application opening issue in xp » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Download Thread Search this Thread Advanced Search Similar Threads Thread Thread Starter Forum

  • Strange because I installed it fine with LG Lightscribe DVD RW and it worked.
  • Windows Xp installation Can't copy files This is a discussion on Windows Xp installation Can't copy files within the Windows XP Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category.
  • Before I tell you the problem, I just thought that I'd mention that my system is a Dell Dimension and I use the Windows XP OEM Disk to install Windows.
  • This can be just a case of finding the right place in the bios, or swapping the drives over in the cable connections.
  • Last edited: May 10, 2016 May 10, 2016 #13 Ekene TS Rookie The best way to fix all problems is to buy two different Windows xp ....probably different year .....when one
  • Uninstall the DVDs drivers on Device Manager then reinstall it.3.
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I tried all the following fixes but still get the error :1. http://superuser.com/questions/657321/what-to-do-if-windows-xp-install-complains-about-not-finding-file-xxx-dl Vu Nguyen Mar 02, 2006, 06:13pm EST Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: "setup cannot copy file" error when installing windows XPHi Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? My computer is a Dell XPS M1730 with Windows XP SP3.

Every piece of hardware proved to work. his comment is here I never screw around with a balky drive, I just throw it away, and stuff in a new one. Installation went fine the first time, got everything done and tried to install Crysis. The problem is the next bit: The Windows XP setup copies files to the Windows Installation folders.

asked 5 years ago viewed 4551 times active 2 years ago Blog Stack Overflow Podcast #93 - A Very Spolsky Halloween Special Related 0How do I fix “Setup did not find I just got done with the exhaustion of figuring out what was going on with the windows install. but right now the install process with windows xp32 works fine but I got recently 8gb additional ram memory installed so I will try later to change the installation to xp64Click this contact form If you delete all the partitions, redo them in NTFS, do a full format, and try again with a new CD that should work.Michael A.

Aborted and tried the LG and installed without any porblems. Also they have suggested I disconnect any hardware I dont need (sound card network card etc). Newsletter A weekly newsletter featuring an editorial and a roundup of the latest articles, news and other interesting topics.

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Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password? I have three copies of XP, I tested them on another system and they install fine so that rules out a corrupt disk. How do I amplify a 0-100mV signal to an ADC with a range from 0 to a specific reference voltage? 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.

I'm going to replace my RAM next. -DajutOsechki Dajut Osechki Jan 10, 2005, 11:30am EST Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: "setup I have no idea what the deal is but I have had this same problem on about 150 machines ranging from 1-3 years old and having LG drives. >-----Original Message----- >Installing Next I took out my new HDD and put it in another machine, Installed XP with No Problem. http://pdctoday.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-repair-install-copy-error.php Removed one of the original 128 RAM memory cards and as if by majic a result XP fully loaded.

The setup starts off by loading files (drivers etc). Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum. Aug 11, 2004, 07:03pm EDT Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List Edited: Aug 11, 2004, 07:03pm EDT >>Re: "setup cannot copy file" error Best, fallsoff fallsoff, Apr 18, 2012 #13 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

Bad ram. (Look at MEMTEST86 to test)4. Any ideas Bill? >-----Original Message----- >Installing XP - stops on the file WDMAUD.DRV --"cannot >copy file" Later, cannot copy DRIVER.CAB, then at least >10 others during the course of the installation. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? everything else in working order.

TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. The drive itself can be internally dirty on the reading lens. No? Download the DVD Drive driver but it can't find the target drive even after i typed the drive letter on the directory.(Using LG btw)5.

I changed the HDD, resit the RAM, still the same problem.I will perform the RAM test and give you the results. Marc86 Inactive Malware Help Topics 2 01-25-2011 04:19 AM Posting Rules You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit Hope that helps. Unplug the IDE cables, start the computer, Scan for Hardware Change then plug the cables back when restarting.I googled for alot of fixes too but still can't find one that can

There are plenty of things you can do, such as gently cleaning the CD surface with appropriate materials, and using a special DVD drive cleaning CD.