Pray Windows 7 will be better. If you have been updating you Vista OS you don't need the SP2. mcginley says: November 22, 2009 at 11:49 pm I had my doubts ever since installing Vista SP-2 on my Presario 5601. I have probably installed 50 updates, since Windows never managed to smarten up by just giving me SP-1 to start with. his comment is here
It just kept restarting over and over again - I couldn't figure out how to stop it. I am going back to xp. Anyhow, it's a pleasure to read a blog like this one specially when I now I've got another night in front of me to fix my computer ! Choose the drive associated with the Windows installation you're trying to repair. try this
This process is automatic. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. (LogOut/Change) You are After opening CBS.log I have pages and pages of information which means nothing to me, it would have been great if it said something like "Error in file xxx", then I No help until I found a blog about the vlite key being the problem.
the bigger problem is that i can't even uninstall the sp2. Disable BIOS memory options such as caching or shadowing. The instructions below will guide you on recreating boot.ini automatically from the Windows XP setup CD. System Update Readiness Tool Windows 10 It seems that I am lucky that SP2 failed to install and I am not attempting it again, having read what can happen.
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We've even tried putting recsue discs in and changing the setting to boot from cd rom but are getting the same message regardless. Dism Windows 10 Choose "Automated Repair" in Easy Recovery Essentials After EasyRE scans your computer's drives, identify and select the drive letter for your Windows installation from the list, and then click on the Automated this "should" eliminate any driver issues. I did have SP2 installed, but my computer stopped Windows Updates, so I did Toshiba HDD Recovery and installed SP1 again.
At this time I have come across no fixes for the latter other than a complete re-install. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-service-pack-2-will-not-install-503761/ Does anyone have any suggestions as to what else I could try? System Update Readiness Tool Windows 7 Most of the issues you listed, Fan or CPU you should be getting an alarm. Dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth Windows 7 The silly thing is, once I did a fresh install on Vista, the computers updated to SP2 just fine.
Shoot me back a message and let me know. this content I think Microsoft should give a free copy of Windows 7 to anyone who had to suffer Vista. Insert your Windows installation disc and restart your computer. 2. OS Vista Home Basic 32bit SP2 CPU Intel Celeron 540 1.86Ghz Reply With Quote New 06 Nov 2011 #8 Yard Dog View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Senior Member Dism Windows 7
All they did was bunch them all together. Some Vista machines are having no problems, others are completely useless now. Rick Reply Howard says: October 6, 2010 at 3:06 pm Downloaded SP2 15 times and tried to install 15 times in Vista. weblink Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Cannot upgrade vista sp1 to sp2 by ks9799 / November 5, 2010 2:10 PM PDT In reply to: Thanks guys My os
Press any key to boot into the CD when you see the "Press any key to boot from CD" message. Windows 7 Update Error 0x80070057 The entire process took me about 5 hours. Best regards.
Cause 4: File system integrity compromised The hard drive's file system may become damaged because of disk write errors, power outages or virus attacks. Highlight System Restore. You have two options here. Dism Error 87 Thaks for your input and advice to the readers.
i'm currently installing a windows vista service pack 2 and its taking 3 hours and still counting!!! Cleanout all the junk files, temporary internet files, and Temp folders. Description and Symptoms The error messages, alerts, warnings, and symptoms below are tied to this error. http://prcflow.com/windows-7/windows-7-chkdsk-log.html To do this, follow these steps: Open an elevated command prompt.
I installed sp2 yesterday on my wife's computer. It then said that Windows cannot start and must try to repair itself. Run diskpart again and use following commands: select disk 0 list partition select partition y active y is the partirtion of Mac OS, you can look at the partition size to