Join Date: Feb 2006
Re: Just built pc but problems
When you say "Device manager says it is working fine but I can't view anything in the drive and so can't install SP2", I get the impression that you already have SP1 installed successfully.... If this is the case, then you should connect the computer to the internet, validate windows, and download SP2 through the windows update site.
I have issues also when installing my copy of Win XP SP2..... After I bought it, it worked FINE the first time, then when I re-formated, it would hang during installation at the same point.... I found out it is my Optical SATA drive, because I hook up an IDE optical drive, and get no errors...
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