Another option to consider (since the cost of 100 + gig hard drives has dropped to well under $75) would be to disconnect the current hard drive and install a clean It would also be a good idea to run the Files And Settings Transfer wizard F.A.S.T located on the XP CD. share|improve this answer answered Nov 24 '09 at 13:49 Neal 7,71011926 1 OEM vs Retail definitely matters, and is a pain to work with when doing a repair install. –Rob You do that from the pc BIOS setup screen. http://blackplanetsupport.com/windows-xp/xp-repair-install-without-cd.html
News anchor sets off Alexa devices around SD ordering unwanted dollhouses [Security] by antdude361. Any ideas why this happens sometimes? #1 sekser, Dec 27, 2005 montag451 Diamond Member Joined: Dec 17, 2004 Messages: 4,587 Likes Received: 0 I have not ever booted from the Similar Threads - windows install repair uninstalled my start bar in windows xp how do i get it back gilleslord, Jan 7, 2017 at 4:53 PM, in forum: Windows XP Replies: I'm not sure if that should make a difference or not, but apparently it may. · actions · 2006-Nov-17 10:14 pm · BK3join:2001-04-10Geneva, IL·Xfinity
You want the 'Repair' option that comes later Now all I need is to discover why I don't have that option...If you say so. After I integrated the SP2 to a new CD the repair option suddenly reappeared. /edit goddamn grammar #10 kobymu, Dec 28, 2005 bsobel Moderator Emeritus
Elite Member Joined: Dec 9, 2001 Stay logged in Sign up now! In the C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe dialog box, type: del /a /f c:\windows\system32\undo_guimode.txt.
solved my computer won't even load to revery reset option automatic repair to diagnosing and then starts over can someone help me wit Windows XP Repair(something to do with HDD) PLEASE A Repair Install is not foolproof and should not be considered the cure-all fix for non-boot situations. You have the options listed below. How To Repair Windows Xp Without Cd This should fix any boot.ini errors causing setup not to see the XP OS install. 5.
any possibility to import my old XP "configuration" (as describedabove) to a fresh installation? You have the option to install from scratch or to restore a previous copy of the registry from a System Restore point. Setup will copy the necessary files to the hard drive and reboot. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?
http://www.goodells.net/dellrestore/ Related Microsoft KB Articles You May Lose Data or Program Settings After Reinstalling, Repairing or Upgrading Windows XP (Q312369) System Restore "Restore Points" Are Missing or Deleted (Q301224) How to Windows Xp Recovery Console Do not use that ESC option.You want the repair install to be on the same folder as before. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! When you don't see the 2nd repair option the windows install is usually hosed.
Ask a new question Read More Configuration Windows XP Related Resources IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL during xp repair- Please help! Slipstream XP Automatic Updates If you cannot download Automatic updates after the Repair install , follow the steps in the link below submitted by MS-MVP's Richard Harper and Ron Martell. Windows 7 Repair Option Not Showing As such, the repair option won't be available. Windows Xp Repair Command I've done repair installs that saved OS problems.
I then chose the option to disable Goback which, unfortunately deletes all Goback recovery files, but there was no choice at this point. (this is not my PC so I was news Accept the License Agreement and Windows will search for existing Windows installations. After messing around with XP for a while, I finally gave that a shot. no option to repair in XP cd AnonymousJul 30, 2005, 11:11 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)So my computer quit working last week. Repair Windows Xp Using Recovery Console
Feedback Try the link below if the repair option is not available. As I stated in an earlier post, in addition to the Dell Reinstallation CD, I tried several different XP CD's but was not able to get the "R" option. Retail will allow you to do a real repair install over the top over and save an existing install. #9 redbeard1, Dec 28, 2005 kobymu Senior member Joined: Mar 21, have a peek at these guys However, if the winXP installation is screwed up enough, no install CD will recognize it as a valid install, and the repair option may not appear.You do not need to use
Click OK. Windows Xp Repair Disk Iso If you bought your computer from a manufacturer such as Dell, you may have a recovery disc instead of a Windows XP disc. AnonymousJul 31, 2005, 1:26 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)It seems to me the "technician" should have gone further and insured that your Windows XP was running again.The change in
I sometimes have success running a recovery console repair (chkdsk /r) first, and after it's completed restart the computer and try running a repair install (enter, f8, r). This means that the system attempts to boot from the hard disk first, loading your installed copy of Windows. The only mismatch is that the HD is OEM, and the CD isn't. Windows Xp Repair Tool So my CD does not have the repair capability, and that's toobad :^(Am I right in guessing there is no third-party software that would dothe job of repairing?In your suggestion of
Andy #6 addoraa, Dec 28, 2005 Blain Lifer Joined: Oct 9, 1999 Messages: 23,642 Likes Received: 2 The only "repair" jobs that I've been happy with are changing MBs/CPUs. Tips Download and Install all Windows Updates after a Repair Install. Create a slipstreamed XP CD merging the SP1 or SP2 update. 2a Autostreamer for creating a slipstreamed CD the easy way. http://blackplanetsupport.com/windows-xp/no-option-for-xp-repair-install.html In that case, I really don't know.
ThemeWelcome · log in · join Show navigation Hide navigation HomeReviewsHowChartsLatestSpeed TestRun TestRun PingHistoryPreferencesResultsRun StreamsServersCountryToolsIntroFAQLine QualitySmoke PingTweak TestLine MonitorMonitor GroupsMy IP isWhoisCalculatorTool PointsNewsNews tip?ForumsAll ForumsHot TopicsGalleryInfoHardwareAll FAQsSite FAQDSL FAQCable TechAboutcontactabout uscommunityISP The likelihood of you losing the files and folders is probably of minimal risk, but you have to expect the worst and make sure you are prepared for recovery. You can print a text version for reference. Right click the connection you use, Properties and there is a check box on the Advanced page.
Why are the windows of bridges of ships always inclined? Managed to recover from an earlier checkpoint. I really don't think so).It's a full version, but I suspect it has been hacked or tweaked(slipstreamed with SP2, at least).On the screen where my partitions are shown, there is an which just about covers *all* user data.
from my layman's chair, it seems like a> simple "copy everything from D: to C:" would do the trick, but this> sounds too simple... HP and Dell recommend a Repair of Windows but neither can explain why I cannot get the "R" option to do the repair. You want the 'Repair' option that comes later. · actions · 2006-Nov-17 9:48 pm · joepwpbPremium Memberjoin:2000-12-15West Palm Beach, FL
Press R to load the Recovery Console. 3.