cant install windows xp pro.

  notmeguv 12:43 21 Nov 04
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please help.im trying to install a new windows xp pro onto a new harddrive, i run the 6 bootup disks then make partitions but then i get the message 'the following value in the .sif file used by setup is corrupt or missing: value 0 on the line in section [sourcediskfile] with key 'sp2.cab'. any ideas, im quite sure im doing everthing right. thanks.

  TomJerry 12:44 21 Nov 04

once you did partittion

  notmeguv 12:58 21 Nov 04

how do i do that? i only know about the 6 floppy disks thingy.

  mattyc_92 13:03 21 Nov 04

Insert the disk into your disk drive. Restart your system and a message will say press any key to boot from cd/dvd. You may have to change your "booting sequence" in the BOIS to make this work

  notmeguv 13:15 21 Nov 04

thanx guys, its doing it and im chuffed. nice one. im gonna go watch my little yellow bar move some more now.

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