From the command prompt, enter: chkdsk /r Allow it to complete undisturbed. What does 1 or 4 mean. For additional information about Safe Mode in Windows XP, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 315222 A description of the Safe Mode Boot then i'd try doing the sp2 or sp3 update again. his comment is here
If this screen appears again, followthese steps:Check to make sure any new hardware or software is properly installed.If this is a new installation, ask your hardware or software manufacturerfor any Windows Haha thanks guys Report Sparky- Oct 12, 2012 at 10:52 AM This works perfect...change the ahci to ata and presto...it works fine! http://www.reviewsaurus.com/tips-tricks/windows-xp-sp3-service-pack-3-install-problems/If you already have the blue screen here is another fix.http://undisputedtruth.wordpress.com/2008/04/29/the-horror-of-the-new-windows-xp-sp3-and-how-to-escape-it/I did not have these instructions at the time. Been banging my head against the wall with this for hours Reply Report Rho81 1Posts Monday November 5, 2012Registration date November 5, 2012 Last seen - Nov 5, 2012 at 09:09 https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/b5156c6f-9bd4-43b3-a6e5-a4ff1bdef143/blue-screen-after-installing-sp3?forum=itproxpsp
Remove the CD, type exit and the computer will reboot. mike Reply With Quote 0 05-20-2008,03:10 PM #9 xftp View Profile View Forum Posts View Forum Threads Junior Guru Wannabe Join Date Jun 2007 Posts 36 hmm i was Virus cleanup?
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Sad. http://helpsbs.com/blue-screen/blue-screen-after-vista-sp1-install.html If Safe mode works, your problem is caused by something that is loaded when you start Windows normally that is not loaded in Safe mode.If Enable VGA mode works, your problem Also, at work we rolled out SP3 to every one of our 300+ XP desktops. Then I found this thread. Setting the value of Start to be 4 in the following key worked for me as well: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\intelppm It's hard to believe this problem
Register Now, or check out the Site Tour and find out everything Web Hosting Talk has to offer. please help! I told him that the system is security and stability compromised without the latest service pack and security updates ( let alone any MS suggested hardware component updates ). weblink And immediately after that a blue screen pops up and says a message.
I found the old thread most helpful and decided to join for future help. These are virtually identical; Windows XP SP3, Dell Precision workstations with NetXtreme NICs. Restart your computer in Safe Mode.
Please Help. Thank You, J Mix Tuesday, March 11, 2008 12:44 AM Reply | Quote Answers 6 Sign in to vote Please follow the following steps to resolve this But hey got some good info's from this thread. What to do if the bios update screws up the computer? --he has no cd for it of any sort. The average home user simply loses their data, photo's, saved games, whatever and is clueless as to how to repair the problem.
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and a bios update still may be your only solution after everything's said and done. B M Posted March 3, 2013 at 5:26 am Permalink Reply Was rebuilding a PC for a neighbour - same 7e error over and over - found this and hey presto No hardware changes of any sort have been made to the system.