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Microsoft Knowledge Base articles dealing with setup issues in Windows XP


161703  : "Stop: 0x0000001E" Error Message During Setup

 

216251  : How to Specify a Specific or Third: Party HAL During Windows Setup

 

217073  : Windows Setup Hangs When "Setup Is Starting Windows" Screen Appears

 

220845  : Adding Third: Party or Updated Driver During Windows Setup

 

222939  : Windows Setup Does Not Prompt for Installation Folder

 

225125  : Limited OEM Driver Support with F6 During Windows Setup

 

238955  : How to Use Cmdlines.txt File During Sysprep.exe Setup Wizard

 

242380  : How to Use a Command Prompt During GUI: Mode Setup

 

249694  : How to Move a Windows Installation to Different Hardware

 

255220  : "NTLDR Is Missing" Error Message When You Upgrade or Install Over Windows 95 or Windows 98

 

257954  : Random Files May Not Be Copied During Text: Mode Setup

 

278104  : "This Program Cannot Be Run in DOS Mode" Running Windows XP Setup

 

279250  : Truncated Folders May Not Migrate When Upgrade from 95/98 to XP

 

281652  : Error Message "Setup Was Unable to Build the List of Files to Be Copied" During a Windows XP Unattended Installation

 

281653  : Setup Appears to Stop Responding at the Registering Components Screen During an Unattended Installation

 

282008  : Partitions Created by Using PartitionMagic 5.0 Appear Inactive in Windows XP Setup

 

282296  : Setup from the 16Bit Winnt.exe File Continues in an Endless Loop

 

283079  : No Mouse or Keyboard Response During Sysprep Mini: Setup

 

283236  : Cannot Install Windows XP Professional and Windows XP Home Edition to Separate Folders

 

283240  : Quitting Text: Mode Setup Does Not Restart the Computer

 

283260  : Setup Requires Format of Initial Partition If You Install to a Subsequent Partition on a Hard Disk

 

283332  : Setup Stops Responding Upon Restart After You Install Windows XP to a Partition on an IA64 Computer

 

283421  : Error Message About Partition Appears When You Install Windows XP to a Dynamic Volume

 

287546  : "Missing Files" Error Message During Setup When Deploying Windows XP Images

 

289657  : Out of Box Experience (OOBE) Does Not Run After Setup Completes

 

290109  : Error Message: Unable to Log You on Because of an Account Restriction

 

291997  : How to activate Windows XP using an Unattend.txt file

 

293281  : Unpartitioned Space Remains When Creating a Partition During Setup

 

293834  : User Accounts That You Create During Setup Are Administrator Account Types

 

295116  : A Description of the Windows XP Setup Function Keys

 

295322  : Checking If Hardware or Software Is Compatible with Windows XP

 

296673  : Windows Services for UNIX 2.0 Setup Does Not Work on Windows XP

 

296814  : Setup Stops Responding (Hangs) During File Copy

 

296858  : Error Message: Windows XP Requires a Hard Drive Volume with at Least 318 Megabytes of Free Space

 

297185  : "STOP 0x000000ED UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME" Error Message

 

297837  : The CD:ROM Drive May Not Be Accessible During Setup on Computers That Have DirectCD Installed

 

297924  : "Setup Unable to Gain Access to Your Existing Boot Configuration File" Error Message During Upgrade

 

298800  : PPPoE Clients from Third: Party Vendors May Not Operate Properly

 

299340  : How to Force a HAL During Windows XP Setup

 

301262  : Confusing Message About Pressing ESC to Restart Your Computer During Windows XP Setup

 

301340  : During Setup You Are Unable to Format a Partition with a File Allocation Table Format

 

301933  : Error Message: Setup Was Unable to Build the List of Files to Be Copied. The System Cannot Find the Path...

 

302686  : Differences Between a Quick Format and Format During Windows XP Setup

 

303160  : "Uninstall Option Not Available" ErrMsg Upgrading to Windows XP

 

303466  : Master Boot Record Disks Cannot Be Converted to GPT by Means of an Unattended Setup

 

303488  : Dial:Up Networking Connections Do Not Work After Upgrade to Windows XP

 

303607  : Bluetooth Wireless Device No Longer Functions After Upgrade to Windows XP

 

305681  : Computer Turns Off During Text:Mode Setup If it Is Too Hot

 

305746  : Windows XP Setup Halts When You Start Installation from Within Windows 95

 

305883  : Windows Upgrade Advisor Quits Abruptly During System Compatibility Check and No Report Appears

 

306478  : Troubleshooting America Online in Windows XP

 

307048  : Cannot See Screen on Remote Computer After TS Setup

 

307099  : STOP 7b Error Occurs When You Press F6 to Load Drivers During Unattended Windows XP Setup

 

307107  : Blue Screen During Startup on Computer with Sidewinder Gamepad

 

307153  : Errors Upgrading from Windows Me or Windows 98 to Windows XP

 

307316  : Volume License Product ID Is Revealed During the Sysprep.exe Mini:Setup Wizard

 

307848  : HOW TO: Start Windows XP Setup from MS-DOS

 

308233 : How to Start Windows XP Uninstallation from a Command Prompt

 

308368  : Windows XP Upgrade Advisor Warning About the IrDA Protocol

 

309283  : HAL Options After Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 Setup

 

309800  : Serial Mouse Is Not Detected During Windows XP Setup

 

310064  : HOW TO: Troubleshoot Windows XP Setup Problems When You Upgrade from Windows 98 or Windows Me

 

310527  : Stop Error When You Upgrade from Windows 2000: Bad_Pool_Caller 0xC2

 

310637  : Troubleshooting Invalid CD Key Error Message During Windows XP Setup

 

310760  : Windows XP Does Not Respond at "Setup Is Starting Windows XP" Message

 

310994  : Obtaining Windows XP Setup Boot Disks

 

311220  : Description of the Dynamic Update Feature in Windows XP Setup

 

311345  : Long Delay with No Prompt After You Click Finish

 

311442  : Error Message: Error = 3E6H. Setup Cannot Continue. Please Contact Microsoft Technical Support

 

311446  : You Cannot Start Programs (.exe Files) When Your Computer Is Infected with the SirCam Virus

 

311562  : "An Unexpected Error (768) Occurred at Line 5118@ind:Xp\Client\Boot\Setup\Setup.c" Error Message During Windows XP Setup

 

311755  : "The File 'Asms' on Windows XP Professional CD:ROM Is Needed" Error Message When You Install Windows XP

 

311775  : You Receive a "Windows Setup Cannot Continue Without Service Pack 5 or Greater Installed" While Upgrading to Windows XP

 

312369  : You May Lose Data or Program Settings After Reinstalling, Repairing, or Upgrading Windows XP

 

312569  : How to Manually Start the Uninstall Process to Remove Windows XP

 

312942  : Missing Data or Program Settings After Upgrade to Windows XP

 

313041  : Setup Error Appears During an Upgrade from Windows 98 or Windows Me to Windows XP

 

314052  : How to Manually Remove Windows XP and Restore Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows Millennium

 

314451  : "STOP 0x0000001E" Error Message During Windows Setup

 

314479  : How to Add OEM Plug and Play Drivers to Windows XP

 

314503  : Computer Stops Responding with a Black Screen When You Start Windows

 

314859  : Limited OEM Driver Support Is Available with F6 During Windows XP Setup

 

314931  : Missing Data or Program Settings After You Upgrade to Windows XP

 

315242  : How to Designate the Original Folder Name for a Reinstallation of Windows XP

 

315323  : Windows XP Setup Stops Responding (Hangs) During the "Preparing Installation" Phase

 

315324  : "Setup Was Unable to Load File" Error Message When You Upgrade to Windows XP Home Edition

 

315325  : You Cannot Print Documents After Upgrade to Windows XP

 

315332  : "Fatal Error. An Error Has Been Encountered That Has Prevented Setup from Continuing" Error Message During Windows XP Setup

 

315334  : "D:\i386\win9xupg\w95upg.dll" Error Message When You Attempt to Upgrade to Windows XP

 

315335  : "STOP 0x0000008e" Error Message During Windows XP Setup

 

315341  : How to Perform an In:Place Upgrade (Reinstallation) of Windows XP

 

315532  : "Fatal Error. An Error Has Been Encountered That Has Prevented Setup from Continuing" Error Message During Windows XP Setup

 

315679  : Problems with Drive Overlay Programs in Windows XP

 

316134  : You Cannot Log On to Windows XP After Running the Out:of:Box Experience

 

316400  : "An Unexpected Error Has Occurred (536821760)" Error Message When You Try to Install Windows XP

 

316404  : "Error Reading CD:ROM" Error Message When You Upgrade to Windows XP

 

316417  : "Setup Cannot Upgrade Some Settings" Error Message When You Reinstall Windows XP

 

316425  : Error Message: Setup Cannot Set the Required Windows XP Configuration Information

 

316502  : Error Message When You Upgrade to Windows XP: Migisol Caused an Error in KERNEL32.DLL

 

316505  : Windows XP Does Not Recognize All Available Disk Space

 

316639  : HOW TO: Prepare to Upgrade Windows 98 or Windows Millennium Edition to Windows XP

 

318026  : Passwords Are Unexpectedly Assigned to User Accounts After You Upgrade to Windows XP

 

318031  : Black Screen on Startup After You Upgrade to Windows XP Professional

 

319424  : Error Message "Setup Cannot Upgrade..." When You Upgrade to Windows XP Professional

 

320252  : Error Message: Windows Could Not Start Because the Following File Is Missing or Corrupt...

 

320553  : CD:ROM Drive or DVD:ROM Drive Missing After You Install Windows XP

 

324103  : HOW TO: Troubleshoot "Stop 0x0000007B" Errors in Windows XP

 

326673  : Error Message: Setup Cannot Find the End: User License Agreement

 

326676  : "Error Loading Operating System" Error Message When You Restart Your Computer During Setup

 

326904  : Error Message: The Product Key Used to Install Windows Is Invalid

 

329261  : "Service Pack 1 Setup Canceled" Error Message When You Install Windows XP SP1

 

330134  : STOP: 0x0000006B "Process1_ Initialization_Failed" Error Message When You Try to Upgrade to Windows

 

330136  : Windows XP Logs You Off When You Try to Activate the Product

 

330175  : Stop 0xc000221 Error Message When You Upgrade to Windows XP

 

330182  : "STOP 0x0000007E" Error Message After You Upgrade to Windows XP

 

330251  : Upgrade Advisor Reports a Blocking Issue with SecuRemote When You Upgrade to Windows XP

 

810605  : You Are Prompted to Type a Password After You Upgrade to Windows XP

 

810704  : You Receive a Prompt for the Aliadwdm.sys File When Upgrading Windows XP

 

810879  : Older Version of IomegaWare Causes Error Message After You Upgrade to Windows XP

 

811150  : Setup Repeatedly Stops and Restarts

 

811152  : "Unsupported Device" in Device Manager After You Install Windows XP on Your Dell Dimension 8100 Computer

 

811260  : Prompted to Insert Your Windows XP CD:ROM During Setup When the CD:ROM Is in the CD:ROM Drive

 

811267  : Setup Stops Responding or Displays an Unrecoverable Error Message

 

811276  : Setup Stops Responding or Displays an Unrecoverable Error Message

 

811428  : Event ID 7011 Messages and Computer Stops Responding After You Install Windows XP by Using the Sysprep Utility

 

812204  : Windows XP Setup Reverts to the Welcome Screen When You Enter the Product Key

 

812247  : Windows XP Setup Cannot Continue

 

812580  : Error Message: Ntkrnlmp.exe Could Not Be Loaded Error Code 7

 

818171  : "An Error Has Been Encountered That Prevents Setup from Continuing" Error Message When Sysprep Mini Wizard Runs

 

822124  : "An Error Occurred Copying File Cdrom.sys" Error Message During Windows XP Upgrade

 

822796  : Error: "Setup Was Unable To Verify Drive"

 

822801  : "Setupapi.dll File Appears to be Corrupt" Error Message When You Try to Upgrade to Windows XP

 

822967  : Windows XP Setup Stops Responding During the "Collecting Information" Portion of Setup

 

823303 : "Failed To Install Product Catalog" Error Message When You Install Windows XP
873169 :

"When you install Windows XP Service Pack 2, the USB 2.0 drivers do not appear to update"