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Old 06-12-2005, 06:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Installing windows XP

hey i have just built a computer and when i install windows this error message comes up it says

Fatal Error

an error has been encountered the prevents the setup from continuing

one of the components that windows need to continue setup could not be installed

incorrect function

installation failed: d:\1386\asms.
error message:incorrect function

what should i do, i think i might be my cd

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Old 06-12-2005, 06:36 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Cold be your CD or it could be your hardware. Are you using a SCSI computer?

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Old 06-12-2005, 06:40 PM   #3 (permalink)
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clean the cd, and then try again.. the set up going wrong is most likely caused by that. Sometimes you can do it again and itll go over fine.
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Old 06-12-2005, 07:18 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i have cleaned the cd and im using a IDE 120gb westren digital
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Old 06-12-2005, 09:02 PM   #5 (permalink)
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i have got another cd and this error message comes up

SXS.DLL:syntax error in mainifest or policy file "D:\I386\asms\6000\MSFT\WINDOWS\COMMON|CONTROLS.MA N" on line 0

im not to sure what to do
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