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Old 01-03-2005, 01:33 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Install problem

I had WinXP SP1 installed on my computer since June 2003. I never reinstall it coz it has been working just fine and no problems.... until lately, I can't install almost any software. I tried to update to SP2. But I can't coz everytime I try to install any new software, the process stops in the middle. No error msg, no CPU usage.
I tried creating a new user and copied some of my profile over. At first, it worked just fine. But after 3 days. The problem came up again.
I also tried deleting NTUSER.DAT hoping that it would solve the problem. But it didn't...
My free disk space and memory are sufficient. What should I do besides reinstalling my WinXP ? Is it becoz I install and uninstall programs frequently (I get bored with my games very quickly) ?


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Old 01-03-2005, 01:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I would make xp new again in your case.

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Old 01-03-2005, 03:08 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Propapbly some problems in windows registry, check thats by registry clean expert, you should scan ad-aware 6, and spybot, at last reinstall win xp
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