i don't know what exactly was the solution but now my setup continues exactly the way it should...at first i had done a fresh format and setup of xp when at This is an Xp but what is a CDR? I also have usb first in my boot order4. I have a friend who cannot get her computer to start up. check over here
Thanks for the followup. Tuesday, August 17, 2010 6:10 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I hit this today (believe it or not) - need legacy XP for auto software (ODBII) and until I said to hell with it and started doing random stuff in the bios, still nothing until I changed the following in the bios...BIOS Change:DRIVE CONFIGIDE DRIVE UDMA....... thats all......
Rinse then dry with kitchen roll.Only other thing I can think of is a hardware fault (edge connectors, plugs & sockets etc).It would be worth formatting before trying again after attending Just technology moving beyond a XP Pro CD capability.-> Yes a XP SP2 Pro CD fixes this one but not the Sata drive.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - It wouldn't even run regedit, just gave an error message like "command could not be completed" or somesuch. As I said, even if you are not experiencing a major issue with your DVD/CD drive, go there and get it checked out to make sure it is healthy.
How did you format your drive ? She only has a CD-ROM. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - .. Asms Windows Xp Usb thanks a lot for help salman1 View Public Profile Find More Posts by salman1 12th June 2007, 03:39 #12 |Link foxyshadis ангел смерти Join Date: Nov 2004
Making the install FIND the CD at this point in the installation seems to be the trick.Your milage may vary, but pounding on the CD player just might work, too!Good luck. Keep on hitting F8 until a message appear that says "To boot from cd, press any key." Press key.That should reinstall the disk smoothly. I know it doesn't seem like it would work but after 8 hrs of messing with this issue, this is what finaly did the trick.I changed the drive letter to "d:\i386". see this None worked.What did work was I took the tablet out of its dock.
Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Steven on 04/29/2011 From: Marc on 05/24/2010After numerous failed attempts to solve the "ASMS" install problem.I read all the posts and here is what worked Globalroot\device\cdrom0\i386 I didn't get the message anymore..so idk try it out and see if it works for you guys Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Johnny on 08/21/2011 Same problem here...I was Thanks Steve!-----------------------------------------------------Steve on 09/18/2009I too had been getting the dreaded 'asms' problem during Windows XP SP2 install, and Terrys fix regarding Device Manager got me half way there:1) when prompted for Oh ok, I think my sister has the original disc but I don't know.
i tried all steps nothing seems to work. http://forum.doom9.org/showthread.php?t=126829 What worked was removing the hard drive from the notebook, and installing the I386 file in the hard drive, using an external enclosure. Asms File Missing Fix Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Doc Holiday on 10/18/2011 I also came across the missing asms folder recently. Windows Xp Asms Need suggestions for gaming desktop Last Post 3 Days Ago My son is looking to buy a new gaming system.
Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: geekboy_v1.1 on 09/24/2009 Originally, I came across this problem after cleaning a virus off a HP Pavillion. check my blog Join Date: Mar 2004 Location: EU Posts: 131 Strange.... At this point you should be able to type the command.. have to go now. Asms Windows Xp Service Pack 2
I just can't get it to see the right PATH!I am exasperated. if after change "C:/i386" it appears more problems change the letter "C" to "E" ;D Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Jerry on 08/02/2015 Tried most of the ideas including a Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: sally on 12/05/2009 i was totally intimidated and discouraged to see all the long complicated solutions to the problem. http://placedroid.com/windows-xp/the-file-asms-on-xp-pro-sp3-cd-is-needed.html Install is going great guns, I am soooo excited!
Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: gonecruzin2 on 10/28/2011 This is awesome!!!Using the post from Steve on 9/18/2009 it was a simple fix. Asms Error During Winxp Installation typing sysdm.cpl brought up the control panel but then the device manager wouldn't open. u fail ecpily!
Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More... http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311755 My guess would be the speed at which you burned the cd\dvd might have been too fast. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: PigeonPiss on 02/16/2010 Arjan - Your fix was a hit for me. Windows Xp Sp2 Asms File Download Start a new discussion instead.
Tried A:\I386...B-I386 until I hit the jackpot on D:\I386. Two new units in a year wont install XP? Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsWindows XPInstallation Windows XP Setup issue - File 'ASMS' is needed! have a peek at these guys I offered my last reply to show why details matter.
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