Again, I found another forum where it explained how to get around that. A good tool for doing such would be nLite.Once that is done, I would use the newly created, updated XP CD to try a repair install.Slipstreaming Windows XP To Create a It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). ive tried the repair but it wont accept my admin pass. http://smartnewsolutions.com/windows-xp/xp-repair-install-loops.html
I've never had to restore from a backup, but have used the backup to retrieve an old file I deleted from the Mac HD. but my problem is still not solved.. :( Report SkyBrain- Jul 18, 2010 at 11:23 PM your welcome dude :D i'm glad if the problems gone too....Nice hahahaha Report Jdizzle- Aug That isn't working either because I can't get through it. FWIW: If you ran a chkdsk /r for more than 7 hours or so and you don't have a tremendously large hard drive (larger than anything known to exist right now)...I'd over here
I right click and left-click the mouse but nothing shows. Appreciated any help or info you can provide me. Edit: SAM from the repair folder is the one Windows creates during the install.
If you receive this message, see the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article to gain access to this folder and continue with the procedure: 309531 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/309531/ ) How to gain access to Windows Xp Boot Loop No Safe Mode but I have found a solution, regedit from shift+f10 at the error screen, HKLM_SOFTWARE_SYSTEM_SETUP then modify: SYSTEMSETUPIN PROGRESS UPGRADEINPROGRESS RESTARTSETUP and that booted XP in a normal state. Let it complete. R, B0rk3n Edited by b0rk3n, 31 December 2009 - 05:29 PM.
YOU ALL ROCK!!!! Windows Xp Restarts Automatically While Booting Go to "C:\WINDOWS\systems32\drivers\sptd Rename sptd file to sp....td or anything you will remember Restart your Comp Helpful +15 Report Allwyn Jun 15, 2008 at 01:41 PM Hi, Let us try to Then had the "What if?" or "I wonder..." moment. Subscribe to Our Newsletter Email: Advertisement © 2017 MakeUseOf.
but with the shift +f10 at the error box I got into regedit and then cleared those out but then found the cmdline in the reg key has to be modified funny how many people are looking for a way out of the setup loop. Windows Xp Boot Loop Fix Click to select any options that are required to start the computer from the CD-ROM drive if you are prompted to do so. Windows Xp Infinite Boot Loop By default, Recovery Console has limited folder access and cannot copy files from the System Volume folder.
Go to "C:\WINDOWS\systems32\drivers\sptd Rename sptd file to sp....td or anything you will remember Restart your Comp Helpful +26 Report wamugoya Jul 21, 2010 at 07:32 PM When the computer restarts, press http://smartnewsolutions.com/windows-xp/xp-repair-install-cd-download.html I even tried a different XP installation disk. ISSUE RESOLVED. Make sure to change C:\Windows to the appropriate windows_folder if it is a different location. Windows Xp Restarting Again And Again (solved)
Louis Using The REPORT Button BC Forum Rules Malware Removal Logs Forum Am I Infected Forum Before You Post About A Problem Back to top #3 b0rk3n b0rk3n Topic Starter Members so once i get all this done when i log in how exactly am i suppose to access my files? Attempt to boot in Safe Mode. http://smartnewsolutions.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-repair-will-not-complete.html I download a Linux Live Disk (Knoppix) which can boot the PC on a linux OS.
I recommend you to create a shortcut icon of the System Restore and leave it on your desktop so if something is malfunctioning or running weird, you could do a System Windows Xp Unmountable Boot Volume To disable the feature, the registry on the machine needs to be edited. If I can't find a solution in the next couple of days, I think I'm just going to bite the bullet and do a clean install.
Dec 23, 2004 #9 Adrenal1ne204 TS Rookie Topic Starter okay ive never actually put two hard drives together. I inserted the Windows XP installation disk and used the chkdsk command there. This brought up a dialog in which I could view the error message, which was rather cryptic and nothing I could really use at the time. Windows Xp Keeps Restarting It may help you get access to your files without having to do a reinstall.
Make sure to change C:\Windows to the appropriate windows_folder if it is a different location. Click Accessories, and then click System Tools. Dec 23, 2004 #10 shadow_29 TS Rookie Posts: 211 if you are still struggling with the same problem here is a suggestion.(provided you have another hdd of course)the simplest way to http://smartnewsolutions.com/windows-xp/win-xp-repair-install-hangs.html These are restore points.
It may also display a message like Internal Power Error, with similar problems. Note This procedure assumes that Windows XP is installed to the C:\Windows folder. This time it said it found and repaired one or more errors. the computer manages to get to the light blue windows xp loading screen but instead of entering my desktop the computer reboots and the whole process starts over again.
Well, hope this helps a bit. Seeing as that phase is over, I can now do with the > drive what I wish. Look at the bottom for "press Esc to .....sptd.sys" press Esc immediately. They supply both a Windows > pre-installed environment and a Linux rescue disk for image-based > recovery.
Report lissette- Dec 22, 2008 at 08:10 AM hi I have a dell latitude d 400 and I dont have the thing to put a cd in so what should I Swapped out the Ethernet card, and everything worked! Sign up now. How many partitions are on the drive ? 0 ALLAN VirtualBox - fast Virtual PC Erunt - Registry backup utility nLite - make custom XP CD Back to top #11 [email protected] [email protected] TEG Forum