Setupdd.sys error when installing XP

By stevedixon77 ยท 4 replies
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: 2,610   +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: 2,610   +6

  5. stevedixon77

    stevedixon77 TS Rookie Topic Starter

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