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Error code is 17 (when installing xp)

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Brilliant16, Nov 8, 2012.

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  1. Brilliant16

    Brilliant16 Thread Starter

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    error code is 17 (when installing xp) "System Setup Log - (C:\WINDOWS\setuperr.log)

    Error:

    The D:\I386\NT5.CAT catalog file could not be found. The error code is 17. This is a fatal error.

    Data error (cyclic redundancy check).

    xxx

    Error:

    The signature for Windows XP Home Edition Setup is invalid. The error code is 17.

    Data error (cyclic redundancy check).

    xxx

    Fatal Error:

    Setup failed to install the product catalogs. This is a fatal error. The setup log files should contain more information.

    xxx "


    i keep getting this after patitioning my hard-drive before the installation will continue this comes up and it restarts the process until it gets to the same point. Ive had to do several things to even get this far any advice would be appreciated.
     
  2. huggie54

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    hiya,check the disc is not scratched make sure it has no smudges and is clean,try a different cd/dvd rom,if you have not got a spare see if a friend would be willing to let you try their's.
     
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