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Old 08-10-2006, 11:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default How come a bunch of files are missing during Win XP install?

During install, a bunch of files are missing. Each time, it prompts me to either retry, skip the file, or quit the setup. I have two copies of two different Win XP CDs and both yield the same problems. I guess I need the original disc?
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Old 08-11-2006, 02:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
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get another cd rom drive, that can read the xp disc
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Old 08-11-2006, 03:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
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it could be a damanged disk, try coping the disk in anouther PC with Nero or somthing, if it can be read by that PC then u need a new CD-ROM in the machine you are trying to build
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