Service Pack 3 on Vista

  robbie.com 17:34 PM 10 Mar 12
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Hi Guys,

My other laptop is attempting to do this. First two stages fine but getting stuck on stage 3. Won't get past 0% and will not boot into anything other than this screen and is driving me mad!! Any ideas? Thanks

  robin_x 18:42 PM 10 Mar 12

Please clarify which screen.

Also do you really mean SP3?

XP has SP3

Vista has SP2

See MS here

  robbie.com 19:23 PM 10 Mar 12

Sorry must be SP2 - am thinking of XP I think! What do you mean by screen? It's a 15.6" if that's any help refreshing about 85 hertz

  rdave13 19:28 PM 10 Mar 12

Some reading here of the same problem, http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windowsvista-windowsupdate/latest-vista-update-stuck-in-stage-3restart-loop/2f70b13c-9db4-4bf9-90ee-7ca63a809973

  rdave13 19:28 PM 10 Mar 12
  lotvic 01:31 AM 11 Mar 12

"Please clarify which screen"

Means the content displayed on your monitor screen, the message, words, pictures, symbols and background colour.

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