XP SP2 Failed to Install

  fpg 23:43 16 Dec 04
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Early in the install procedure there were two error messages which I do not understand -
Update.inf integrity query and
Cryptographic Service needs to be running.

Where and how ? The SP2 disk is OK having been used on another PC with no problems

Help appreciated

  jimv7 23:50 16 Dec 04

Turn off anti-virus and any running program's.

  SANTOS7 23:52 16 Dec 04

click here
says it applys to sp1 but im sure it will give you the info you need,good luck...........

  fpg 12:28 17 Dec 04

jimv7 - this did not work but worth a try - thanks

Santos7 - followed the thread and found the solution. Crytographic Service was set to disabled so I set it to automatic and the problem was solved. many thanks.

Note How - control panel/Admin Tools/Services/Crytographic Service/Properties -- then change the status. Never heard of it before this.

Merry Christmas both and to all who run this excellent website

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