Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Windows Today's Posts Cannot install software on WindowsXP Byhaikusong Dec 28, 2004 Something has happened to my computer, and I can no longer install software scan with as much anti v software u can, I think combo fix and spybot search and destry did it for me. But after running registry fix, everything was good to go again :)!! You may choose a Restore Point (a date your computer was in good health) and go on as per the instructions. http://somitek.com/windows-xp/unable-to-install-any-programs-windows-xp.html
Report ^^- Apr 9, 2010 at 06:33 AM thanx ur such a life saver...! i can't open desktop icons and i can't open my documents. Be patient because the scan may take some time 9. Report boredsilly- Mar 16, 2010 at 11:04 PM THANK U, u saved me soooo much work, this has saved me from throwing my laptop at a puppy and/or a child... http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/408961/windows-xp-will-not-run-any-setupexe-program/
Let the web site scan your system, then see if you can download and install the updates from there.6] Firefox. Report cgonzales115- Apr 21, 2010 at 02:17 PM thanx im going to itt and I just couldn't figure it out im glad somebody has this knowledge thank you I feel so So I stupid-idly did a reboot. Why does the down load dialouge just keep syaing" witing for Spotify" It will not download to my Win.
Powered by vBulletin Version 4.1.0 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Security Update for Windows XP (KB974392).e. Thanks for posting the link dougknox! Windows Installer Engine The free version used to attempt to install the Yahoo Toolbar.
Thank you..I tried system restore (from Safe Mode with cmd prompt because nothing is clickable). Exe Files Not Opening Windows Xp I'll lose ALLLL my pictures, graphics, music, and etc. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311446 Louis Forum Rules Report Topics For Staff Action BC Forums, List Preparation Guide Before Posting Malware Issues in MRL Forum Am I Infected Forum Back to top #10 a_gunslinger a_gunslinger Remember Me?
Voila! Exe Fixer Tool For Windows Xp The site to start the process is http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/cu_sc_genadv_master?ws=oas#tab1. I tried modifying the registry by using the SUBINACL utility, (just google SUBINACL) which is a command-line tool that enables administrators to obtain security information about files, registry keys, and services. Report Lost› Jas - Mar 18, 2010 at 10:47 PM So, Um, Thanks DougKnox.com. . .
Report marisa› matthew - Apr 19, 2010 at 12:16 PM Thank You, you made my day... Louis Edited by hamluis, 15 July 2011 - 05:00 PM. Software Not Installing In Windows Xp I really don't want to do a recovery change. Windows Xp Won't Run Exe Files Services.msc Windows Installer START produces an error stating that Windows Installer cannot be run in safe mode.
It is strange to get rid of and I have gotten it on my Pc way too many times. this content But note the following precautions;a) If you decide to install CCleaner, watch the install process carefully. ur solution is very useful.. I opened the fix as a text and got into regedit and everything matched up. Unable To Open Any Programs In Windows Xp
Why does the down load dialouge just keep syaing" witing for Spotify" It will not download to my Win. I following the article number of MS website if the ebd.log file does not work, there are other steps to try.....Article #822798 Jazz Jan 6, 2005 #3 haikusong TS Rookie Report penji- Apr 10, 2010 at 12:42 PM what if the messenger is not listed Helpful +9 Report Nis Apr 11, 2010 at 05:42 PM Yes thank you so much this weblink As soon as it was fixed, I ran Spybot Search and Destroy (which founds lots of items to delete) and then Ad-Aware (which found nothing).
As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Setup Files Not Running Xp The problem's with my SATA disk only. Report Diego- Mar 14, 2010 at 01:11 PM Dougknox worked perfectly for me.
How did you do that?3] The install went correctly and Windows XP Pro now works without issues, except you are unable to get updates. Report James A- Apr 15, 2010 at 07:41 AM Brilliant, thanks a lot this been really troubling me Report Awsome-o3000- Apr 17, 2010 at 10:59 AM thanks alot man :D Report Here is the FAQ for this forum. + Reply to Thread Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 15 of 24 Windows XP : [SOLVED] .exe Files Not Opening In Windows Xp Sp2 Members 2,353 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:is everything Local time:05:05 PM Posted 11 July 2011 - 08:31 PM See if this helps: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2438651/en-us#reso1Scroll down to mid page under Windows Installer issues
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fantastic Report Squid76- Mar 5, 2010 at 09:40 PM The dougknox fix worked for me. After you run this command, the operation is complete. 3. Does anyone know 1) why and how the exe extensions get changed in this problematic way and 2) how the hell can I keep Safe PC Guard, or whatever it calls THANKS!
Report Paritosh- Feb 25, 2010 at 10:06 PM Thanks a ton man!!! I have been working on it for a day and thought I was going to have to re-install everything. Report jbd123- Feb 23, 2010 at 03:59 PM that dougknox website worked great for me, Thank you Emi!!! I have XP as the OS.
Report sanket- Oct 10, 2012 at 08:44 PM it works:-) Report Victoria kenbridge- Oct 17, 2012 at 07:59 AM That program rocked Thankssssssssss Report kbatchu 1Posts Sunday November 4, 2012Registration date I tried about 6 times. MAKE SURE you FULL FORMAT the partition DONT use quick format (You should be sure on this to check if that harddisk is really in fine shape) I don't understand the Click Start Orb, in the start search box, type Services and press Enter. 2.
THANK YOU!!!!! You may even find all icons are huge than your settings. Everyone's Tags (2): ResolvedThanks View All (2) 1 Like Re: Install program doesn't work on Windows xp Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to Mine's an Dell Inspiron 530 desktop with Intel Core 2 duo processor, 2 GB RAM and Windows XP SP2.
Thanks for any help. 1 answer Last reply Jul 19, 2005 More about install programs AnonymousJul 19, 2005, 10:54 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)"KBenton"
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