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So I guess you would have to reluctantly go to some other place which can offer some expert advice. Full Retail/ Upgrade version / Home / Pro / Media Center / Recovery-Restore CD / -- And you've checked the disk for scratches? [You can also try burning a backup copy Deleting the last *.inf file does not seem to do the trick. i finally solved 34 minute problem… gratzc Says: March 8, 2007 at 8:50 pm THANK YOU. this content

Life Saver Fix Netpsa.inf Errors - Windows XP, Vista, 7 & 8 Sunday, September 21, 2014 […] XP Installation – The 34 minute hiccup | Techtracer – You want to install Nov 15, 2009 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Topic Status: Not open for further Paul Says: October 7, 2006 at 6:33 pm Wonderfull! 2 identical machines, one everything OK, the other one get this erro! Matt Says: March 24, 2007 at 8:31 pm YOU ARE THE MAN, THANKS SO MUCH. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/installation-of-pro-sp2-hangs-at-34-minutes-installing-devices-138479.html

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I was able to delete the file and windows xp did load! And timing settings are staying correct? i also looked at the pnplog.txt and … […] Fix Lost.inf Errors - Windows XP, Vista, 7 & 8 Thursday, October 16, 2014 […] XP Installation – The 34 minute hiccup

Categories Ajax (12) Concepts (18) CSS (3) Design (4) Featured (16) Firefox (5) Google (16) Issues (6) Java (19) Java EE (26) JavaScript (5) Microsoft (3) News (24) Offbeat (4) Opinions However I found this on http://www.alegsa.com and it worked wonderfully to reveal the files by copying them: "I think you can use the TYPE command but a better approach, if your I was about to return the pc to him, when I read somewhere that an USB mouse might cause the problem. Windows Xp Installation Stops At 34 Minutes And, as said above, it worked really, really well.

I have struggled with this issue for 3 weeks on a new PC build for a friend. Windows Xp Freezes During Installation you just have to unplug a USB device you currently have plugged in. Using this method now.. What a ledgend! 🙂 Andy Says: December 13, 2006 at 2:20 pm Hi Thanks alot for this blog.

It's not going anywher. Setup Is Starting Windows Xp Stuck Click here to Register a free account now! This makes me think the hard drive is ok. All rights reserved.

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The information is very valuable. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-xp-home-repair-install-hangs-at-35-minutes-remaining.20255/ Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Windows Xp Installation Stuck At Installing Devices still can`t. Windows Xp Setup Stuck C:\Windows\inf>del oem11.inf Hope this works..

I tried the deleting processes of the INFCACHE.1 files, rebooted same problem, same message every time. http://tenten10.com/windows-xp/xp-hangs-at-startup.php the reinstall setup hangs at 35 minutes remaining (during "installing devices").... I upgraded from my PowerPC specifically so I could run Parallels - so this is kind of frustrating... also screen becomes black after 3-4 minutes Can't find your answer ? 34 Minutes Timer

I ended up Fdisking the drive to kill all partitions, but the XP install hung at 35 minutes - installing devices. Dave Says: December 23, 2006 at 10:42 am Just had the "34th minute" issue. Tried to reinstall XP and it kept hanging. have a peek at these guys Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.

command will not get me out of system 32 just like dogbit! Could there be an issue with no video driver being present since it's such a new device? nookeen, Nov 3, 2008 #10 Michel Houde Messages: 1 Hangs at 33 minutes georgewwwbush is right.

When I boot to Recovery Console it looks 'normal' to me.

All I can do now is wish you all the best. If you boot the computer from a Knoppix Cd, does all the hardware perform properly? ...... Restarted installation and it took over night to complete, but now I have all applications back and working great. Gary 02-05-2007, 12:31 AM #6 heroman87 Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2006 Location: Ontario,Canada Posts: 145 OS: Win 7 Ultimate 64bit Does it have to be Knoppix?

Ask a question and give support. I think I am just past the point of using Shift+F10. Subscribe to Techtracer via RSS Or, Sign up to receive the latest news in web technology! check my blog Did FixMBR and Fixboot C: 3.

This will only work when both installation CDs are retail, not OEM. To anyone reading this, DO NOT DELETE MACHINE.INF. Hope this helps folks.