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Old 08-05-2004, 08:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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when i try to install windows 2000 service pack 4, i get the following error message below. i have tried everything from closing all open programs to booting in safe mode, nothing seems to work, plz help! this is very impotant!
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Old 08-05-2004, 09:09 PM   #2 (permalink)
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What error message?
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The file c:\winnt\system32\drivers\atapi.sys is open or in use by another application. Close all other applications and then click retry.
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try ending the process in the task manager....it will say ATAPi in the list
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that task is not listed under the task manager...i dont wanna have to reformat again!
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