Recent content by xterra

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    XP Recovery 32/64 bit ?

    hmmm / shotdown again Someone told me in this thread you can't slipstream sata drivers, only video and other hardware. I've seen some sites that say you can slipstream sata drivers, which is confusing the fricken A out of me. Ok get this, I tried last night to install XP Pro 32 bit on a...
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    XP Recovery 32/64 bit ?

    yes an no Alot of those package managers only extract after you've installed windows bypassing the sata setting in bios. A compaq computer I worked on doesnt have that option in bios, so I had to find the exact drivers and stick them on a floppy disk. The dell dimension 9100 i have has the...
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    XP Recovery 32/64 bit ?

    Found Sata Drivers Did some more surfing, found this for the people having Sata Driver issues... Vista x86 Masstorage DriversPack at DriverPacks.net Forum / Masstorage x86 Contains sata drivers for ATI Raid, RocketRaid, Intel Matrix Storage Manager, Intel ISCSI, Micron, JMicron, JMB38x...
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    Application Failed to Initialize

    Ahhhh thankyou very much.
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    XP Recovery 32/64 bit ?

    Thanks that answers that question / Got another Good to know, I've tried once before installing sata drivers using a floppy usb drive, it did search, but it gave some kind of textoem error. Just wondering if that file dictates the order of how the sata drivers are installed. And if they do...
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    Application Failed to Initialize

    Tried installing and Running Easy BCD 2.0 beta build 59 on XP Pro, and the install works fine, when I try to run it i get an error popup (The application failed to initialize properly, 0xc0000135 Click Ok to terminate the application). Any idea why what could be causing that?
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    System restore giving corrupt prompt

    I give up Welp whatever system restore did it screwed up my services. Vista firewall wont even turn on, dhcp client wont turn on, no internet connection did a netsh winsock reset , not recognized, guess im doing a full reinstall. Did I ever mention I hate vista.
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    System restore giving corrupt prompt

    ok I'll try that a little later, Has anyone ever ran into a issue where system restore from safe mode deletes an onboard nic driver ? I can now boot into normal windows vista, but son of a gun, the onboard driver is now missing. Should I run system restore a few more times to see if system...
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    System restore giving corrupt prompt

    Got a vista premium computer thats acting up, my father tried shutting off his antivirus through msconfig because of a password issue, rebooted and now hes getting a black screen after the windows splash screen. So I thought maybe the registry corrupted. We rebooted with the built in Vista...
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    Sata drivers gone after a power outage

    Ok thanks Ive found a how to for that.
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    Sata drivers gone after a power outage

    Oh, your gonna love this one, My aunt brings over her laptop a Dell XPS 1330 i believe. And It has Vista Premium home I think. The error was the little bar keeps going back and forth at the windows splash screen just after reboot. Then it would do 1 of 2 things. BSOD and Just a black...
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    XP Recovery 32/64 bit ?

    Nix that ntfs comment I made, got my wires crossed, was thinking of something else. I must of stayed up too late, typos all over the place heh thanks for the help again. Just curious about slip streaming with Nlite, is it a good idea to slipstream in the drivers for sata drivers, audio and...
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    XP Recovery 32/64 bit ?

    Yeup, its pretty good to have when it comes to troubleshooting, I noticed from doing a bunch of troubleshooting with XP Pro, that when you have issues booting up and it freezes during the startup, either when the little line is going across the screen or you get a Blue screen of death, or even...
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    XP Recovery 32/64 bit ?

    I'll try it out and let ya know if it even boots up. I have three Windows XP partitions, this should be fun. I downloaded it, theres a readme file included, pretty good information. Addendum: HOLY GAWD, I COULD KISS YOU, but I wont. It works. It boots up, brings you past the F6 prompt...
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    XP Recovery 32/64 bit ?

    ah hah!, so I take it crossloop is a remote program like logmein.com pcanywhere etc. Ok im down with that. I got an off the subject question about the boot.ini file. I understand the order of how its called up, MBR--> NTLDR ----> Boot.ini NTLDR ----->...