Setupdd.sys error when installing XP

By stevedixon77
Sep 13, 2008
  1. Hi

    When trying to install windows this message comes up after the partitioning part 'setupdd.sys' and does not reconise any of my hard drive's i have one 250gb and a new one of 40gb and it does not reconise this either i checked all cables and the jumper settings and found no fault there so i then changed the bios setting for it to go through the IDE instead of raid and still no luck. 'Help please'
  2. CCT

    CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 2,653   +6

    Specs please. And some info re any new hardware, is this a reinstall, etc.

    We ain't mind readers. :)
  3. stevedixon77

    stevedixon77 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    oh year sorry, p4 775 motherboard, i had a virus so i had it wiped and also bought a new os and new hard drive as i thought that was the problem i then get the error code stop: 0x00000050 (0xE53076A0, 0x00000000, 0xF84C6C13, 0x00000002) setupdd. sys when installing the new os.
  4. CCT

    CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 2,653   +6

  5. stevedixon77

    stevedixon77 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks CCT that seems to be the problem thanks for the help.
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