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Windows XP SP3

Posted on 2011-09-14
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I am trying to load SP3.   During load i get a message that I need administrator right to install.

I am loging on as administrator.  

I am also logging on as  other users that are part of domain admin group and local admin group.

I have used Microsoft download to get sp3 and downloaded from technet.

What is the problem.
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by:yjchong514
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http://blogs.msdn.com/astebner/archi...04/739820.aspx
Aaron Stebner's WebLog : Solving setup errors by using the SubInACL tool
to repair file and registry permissions
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by:bmsjeff
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It sounds like you don't have registry permissions.  
There could be domain restrictions via active directory.
Have you tried turning off your antivirus program before installing?
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by:Larry_DLIC
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Yes I have turned off antivirus
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by:Don Thomson
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Have you tried logging into the local machine (not the domain) as an administrator and instaling the SP3
If you have to - create a new local user with full admin privs

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by:bmsjeff
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Follow DThconsultings recommendation next.
Do you have the Admin login password for local?
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Problem Solved.

Re-installed OS Windows XP

Problem solved.
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by:Larry_DLIC
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I reinstalled Operationg System
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Finished
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