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raymondvega

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I try to install window xp home addition sp2 now all I get is failure to install 1389 I try to reinstall cd but nothing happen and I can't do nothing with the computer can someone help me
 
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hiya,you have set the CD/DVD Rom as first boot in bios,has any new hardware been replaced ie video card,
 

raymondvega

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hiya,you have set the CD/DVD Rom as first boot in bios,has any new hardware been replaced ie video card,
no its not the video card and no new hardware what I did was to I had window 7 a pirate copy install and I didn't like it so I wanted to reinstall it to its original window xp home and i install the reinstallation cd an d now I can't do a thing with it when I boot up it ask for 2cd and then I hit ok it said copy files D:\1386 and then I hit ok and nothing happen it said accessis denied can you help me it an old dell dimension 3000
 
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have you got the dell recovery CDs that came with the PC,looks like the windows 7 install has wiped the recovery partition.only way out is contact dell and ask them if they have a set of specific recovery discs for your PC,
 

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that's what am install the recovery cd xp but nothing do you think if I get a new cd maybe it would work
 
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