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Errors following a Windows XP Installation

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by PGAOE7, Apr 19, 2004.

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  1. PGAOE7

    PGAOE7 Thread Starter

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    Hi All,

    I decided to format my PC over the weekend. I re-installed Windows XP Professional by deleting all existing partitions and starting again from scratch.

    After this installation I went to Help and Support and an error message came up stating that the Help and Support service was not running. I looked in Administrative Tools and Help and Support was automatically enabled.

    Also, I went to the Microsoft site and scanned for any necessary updates needed. It told me I needed to Install Service Pack 1 before anything else. I did this and re-booted. When I went back to the Microsoft site It told me I needed the same service pack. I repeated this process 4 times and still the system isn't recognising the Service Pack.

    I'm going to do a re-installation tonight, and I wondered if anyone has any advice for me to help resolve these issues.

    Thanks.
     
  2. punjabian263

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    There may be cd problem, that has not correctly installed.

    however you can access help files directly through windows\help folder.
     
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