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By Greg Shultz | in 10 Things, May 6, 2008, 5:38 AM PST RSS Comments Facebook Linkedin Twitter More Email Print Reddit Delicious Digg Pinterest Stumbleupon Google Plus When your computer e:\\setup.exe is not a valid win32 application. restart in safe mode. Report Diego- Mar 14, 2010 at 01:11 PM Dougknox worked perfectly for me.

In this case, initiating a repair operation is synonymous with performing an in-place upgrade, so you'll need to press R. Perhaps the Event Viewer might point to some area of difficulty. Voila! THANKS! More hints

Windows Xp Won't Start

This will open a Command Prompt window. Of course, you must first boot the system with the Windows XP CD and access the Recovery Console as described in #4. If your machine came pre-installed with Windows XP and has not had XP Service Packs 1 or 2 applied, you may find that some applications need reinstalling after doing a Repair

After attempting, (and failing), to install either of these apps, if you head over to XP's Event Viewer, (Start > Run, type in eventvwr.msc and click OK), and look at the In the beginning there was the command line. Thanks.... Windows Xp Won't Start In Safe Mode Thanks so much!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Nov 22, 2005 #2 iss TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,994 in case the problem is the result fo missing or damaged system files run System file checker. Windows Xp Not Starting In Any Mode It asks, "How do you want to install updates? Jun 24, 2007 #4 erte TS Rookie I had the same problem. have a peek at this web-site also I cannot open any of my programs in my start menu they all say windows cannot open this file....so therefore I cannot even do a system restore.

I did try to get to system restore through safe mode but it does the same thing in safe mode. Windows Xp Startup Repair Help! Performing a Windows XP in-place upgrade is pretty straightforward. Save the REG File to your hard disk.

Windows Xp Not Starting In Any Mode

This usually means that the version of Windows on the CD does not match the one already installed. http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/10-things/10-things-you-can-do-when-windows-xp-wont-boot/ Report samrat- Mar 15, 2010 at 09:32 PM hii i'm samrat I too hava the same prbm...plz help mee... Windows Xp Won't Start Report Bangel- Feb 23, 2010 at 08:04 AM Thank you for the DougKnox!!! Exe Files Not Opening Windows Xp Repeatedly tap F8, on the keyboard, immediately after the Dell logo screen disappears until you see the Windows Advanced Options Menu on the screen. (If the Windows Advanced Options Menu does

I tried the suggestion to run msconfig, turn off all load startup items and non-microsoft services. I would love to be able to fire up some anti-spyware I've got such as Ad-Aware and/or Spybot Search and Destroy but I cannot get these things to launch. It installed and updated w/o issue.2. You may get a better answer to your question by starting a new discussion. Doug Knox Xp Fixes

Click OK. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Report nele- Oct 23, 2009 at 01:59 AM Great stuff, thank you for sharing information.. Using the site is easy and fun.

If so try uninstalling it. Windows Xp Not Booting In Safe Mode Windows found 10 updates." I have tried both the Express Install and Custom Install options. by R.

Here's a look at the likely culprits and what you can do to fix the problem.

Bless you and Mr. Report bookcoach- Oct 21, 2009 at 01:13 PM I tried the dougknox fix but it didn't work. thank you again Report darryll› Lynn - Apr 27, 2010 at 05:43 PM thanks suspect ...............................worked an only took 30 seconds to fix. Windows Xp Startup Repair Without Disk Sorry to be so verbose.

Monitor will not run. No virus I know ever stops explorer from running ;) With this trick I have hardly ever used an AV to remove a virus off of a system. 0 1 2 All fixed! Hats off to you...take a bow...

Creating your account only takes a few minutes. This is a private laptop (Dell Inspiron 700) that only I use. dont get it saying 'Open with...' when you click on a file nor that rundll application not found, perfect fix. The latter will fix your system by restoring it to exactly how it was when it left the factory - all your own files and any new software that you installed

Update for Windows XP (KB967715).f. type in "services.msc" and look for the service called "messenger" right click, properties, change the settings so its on automatic, and runs by itself, apply. I just got hit with that stupid Internet Security 2010 Malware. Unplug All External Devices A piece of hardware may be interfering with the normal boot process of Windows.

Machine just wasn't performing correctly, so I rebuilt it - reformatted hard drive, reinstalled WinXPpro 32-bit and all programs. In addition, System Restore is configured by default to create restore points every 24 hours. Windows Installer service could not be accessed. I have the same issue as everyone else--can't get programs to run at all.

If you can open the binary but not via dos or run then you have a registry issue. try this first! Report joecool- Oct 19, 2009 at 09:37 AM Thanks! If you need to you can rename it to literally anything to get it to install.Get the free version & do the complete scan.

As soon as it was fixed, I ran Spybot Search and Destroy (which founds lots of items to delete) and then Ad-Aware (which found nothing). there was a process called nmindexing running in my services.(I disabled this sevice and restarted) It solved the problem for me. Select the XP installation you want to repair from the list (there may only be one) and press to start the repair.