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Can't copy files from cd

Posted on 2004-08-14
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Hi all

when i put my xp disk not a copy it wont download
some files from the disk, disk is ok can anyone tell me the how to resolve the problem

thanks davy
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it says The file of the installation programme which was placed on the harddisk is not reconised as windows xp -systembinding

thanks davy
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what are the files ?
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Hi Novahux

The files are the ones from the win xp cd they are different files every time ,i try to load up the xp cd there are the installation files if i say to you its  for exaple file 6, next time it will be 7,8,9, and so on

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is this a new XP install, or an inplace upgrade  ?
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Ive formated the harddisk and made a clean inallationstion. Ive tried 3 xp disks and they allwork on other systems ive checked the cd drive and thats ok.
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Only two things I know of that causes that problem .

1. Motherboard issues with ram type (some times resolved by a bios Update, you can do that from a dos floppy) or relpace the ram or board.  
2. Faulty Ram, (appears ok until the installer tries to load files into a damaged RAM area, and It thinks the CD-Rom is at fault, making no mentio of any memory error)
See.. http://www.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/WinXP/Q_21094147.html
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yes it was the ram .-) you've done it agian

don't understand i only bought it 4 months ago never mind
how do i give you the extra 50 points?

Thanks agian

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