Hi, I currently have problems with installing windows XP onto my computer.. i have formatted my harddrive pleanty of times and tried reinstalling several times too, however the problem comes up with installing XP, i format w/o a problem.. however when i install, it says there are several files missing, i tried installing it w/ another computer as a base, and the cd worked perfectly. When i put the harddrive back into my computer. the computer asked for a boot disk.. and brought me back to the blue screen where i get to choose to reinstall.. and when i do reinstall, as the problem starts again, formatting are ok, but installing there are missing files.. PLEASE!! TELL ME WHAT IS THE PROBLEM!??! any responce would be held in high regard..


This question was answered on February 22, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Your computer could be experienceing problems try to reformat with a different operating system like 2000 or 98 because your computer might not be able to handle XP if the problem proceeds u will need to take your computer to a professional to make sure all the components on your computer is working properly.

Need Help with this Issue?

We help people with technology! It's what we do.
Schedule an Appointment with a location for help!


Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on February 22, 2004