problems reinstalling windows xp

By etones
Jul 27, 2005
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  1. hi im having lots of problems reinstalling windows xp, im using the 6 boot floppys as it wont boot for the setup disc and the first time i tryed it, it failed at disc #2 it said that it cant load some file then i tryed it again and got to disc #3 then it said the same thing, then i tryed it again but its still doing the samething what do i do.
  2. PanicX

    PanicX TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 829

  3. etones

    etones Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 187

    already tryed that about 3 times, sorry didnt say in first post
  4. PanicX

    PanicX TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 829

    you can try using the "quick boot disk" then copy the i386 directory from the cd to the hard drive, then run setup.exe from the hard drive.
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