I even recommend it for anyone who may not be experiencing any big issues with their optical drives, as it will still fix minor issues too. So I format the C: drive and you know everything goes fine until I am met with that error.I have literally tried about everything I can that I found online, nothing Gave up after a while. Windows XP IT Pro > Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) Question 0 Sign in to vote I have downloaded from Microsoft TECHNET the official SP3 Technet ISO. (Not RC the check over here
Or sign in with one of these services Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign Up All Content All Content This Topic This Forum Advanced Search Facebook Twitter Google i'm using a p4 hp compaq for what it's worth kyrre View Public Profile Send a private message to kyrre Find all posts by kyrre #11 05-30-2008, 03:45 AM ZotBot Same problem I had, with ASMS. I used the registry fix he suggested, loaded his Test Hive Profile and after a reboot, the machine then accepted the dvd-drive as a working device.
Type the path where the file is located and then click OK/B]'. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: BRO on 11/13/2010 Thanks for the help guys.WHAT WORKED FOR ME:Installed XP SP2 from ISO on External HDD.->Problem occuredUNZIPED ALL FILES ONTO SD CARD-> COPIED Reply With Quote 07-18-2007,10:13 PM #4 malcore View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Grand Master Geek Join Date Jun 2002 Posts 1,984 Seems it may be a The light is on when it does that.
Sign in 11 Loading... Hit OK. DVD RW drive of D610 was in perfect working condition nonetheless, I switched it with the modular drive from my other laptop which is the next higher model Dell D630 and Installation Failed: E:\i386\asms What rate did you burn at? Also verification was checked by guessing what you stated readable and verified burn. Did you use the official Microsoft method? *have
Japanese .... ?May be you can Change some BIOS Setting ?You can also check what is the actual foldername written at the harddisk,which you can find out by Booting with BartPE Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Gyzmo on 05/12/2011 My computer was very close to becoming an anchor so thanks heaps to both of the following people... GOOD LUCKThanks Steve & RainerFrom: Rainer on 02/09/2010 on 02/09/2010THANK YOU STEVE !!!!. Sign in Transcript Statistics 4,176 views 6 Like this video?
Thank you!!! Asms Windows Xp Service Pack 3 Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Jorge on 02/15/2010 I was looking posible solutions but i got one, is it.Change to other version windows XP only you need get other version And a few more involved methods if you are patient and can only used the original cd you purchased, issued. http://www.annoyances.org/exec/forum/winxp/t1038025246 Later! Saturday, April 26, 2008 12:51 So before swapping out the dvd burner in the machine I was installing onto I opened the XP SP3 iso in UltraISO and set it to be DVD sized and then
Manually enter D:\i386 or the CD-rom letter if other than D. As long as nothing changed, when activating OE it started up in this new created ('Private') Identity and there was no problem. I386\asms Download Also, youmay need to check your cables for your cdrom because they may be getting bad. I386 Error When Installing Xp Operating Systems ▼ Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows XP See More...
Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/298925 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? http://thatcom.net/windows-xp/xp-sp3-failed-to-install-catalog-files-error.html My system has two DVD burners connected to the MOBO- one is EIDE and the other SATA. typing sysdm.cpl brought up the control panel but then the device manager wouldn't open. Got the dell mini to transfer all the files from my usb .Then started windows from my usb using disk 1 partition 3 option. Asms File Missing Fix
Based on that I would suggest having as few external devices connected as possible. thats all...... I tried everything and nothing worked until halfway through the installation I put the installation DVD from the CD-RW drive to the DVD drive. this content Wasn't a problem with the CD, but the CD drive.
Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Bill on 12/19/2011 Can't believe this worked but Marc's post below worked for me. Asms File Download Sign in to make your opinion count. I thought "...what the heck?!" and stuck the DVD copy in the second disk drive.Worked like a charm!
Proposed as answer by rdyoung2771 Tuesday, August 17, 2010 6:09 PM Friday, January 29, 2010 6:35 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Swapping the optical drive was the Save $$$ Click Here windows xp problems Post a Reply From: greg on 12/10/2001 i have tried to load windows xp twice already. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Anon on 06/05/2011 I have been tearing my hair out trying to fix the same problem.I have tried virtually every option on this thread. The File Asms On Windows Xp Professional Service Pack 2 Cd Is Needed Thanks Ted, who knew 2007 solutions will still work in 2011 !
i'm glad it finally didn't stuck anymore!! Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Compu Jack on 12/25/2010 I had the globalroot/device/cdrom0/i386 problem too with an acer computer, I changed the CD-Rom and it worked for me:D Votes: Rating: Without the CD, I get prompted for D:\I386.I can remove harddrive and connect to a good system with USB adapter to do copies to it, run Windows chkdsk, and antivirus scans http://thatcom.net/windows-xp/xp-sp3-install-error.html It turned out that once I changed the USB cable everything worked fine.
Results 1 to 4 of 4 Thread: Missing ASMS Missing During XP Install` Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… 07-18-2007,02:17 PM #1 MayDay View Profile But if you are having this issue with an installation and can temporarily put back your old system, this is a good place to start to try to fix things. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: RISHI on 03/24/2011 FOLLOWING WORK FOR ME THANK YOU VENKAT ..... I'm at a loss, the only possible solution I have left is buying a new CDrom-player.
Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: peraknowya on 01/18/2010 I FINALLY FOUND THE RIGHT SOLUTION! :-) AFTER HAVING THE EXACT SAME ISSUES AS EVERYONE HERE AND AFTER TRYING EVERYTHING ELSE I Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Cliff on 04/16/2010 Been struggling for a while with this problem. Error: Installation Failed:\I386\asms. Larry solution works, after 1 hour trying evrithing written on this post slaming hard the CD door, make it works.
denels, Nov 21, 2004 #4 Elvandil Joined: Aug 1, 2003 Messages: 51,988 That's good news. Canceling would make it reboot, bringing this back up all over again.EDIT: Forgot to mention that I formatted with NTFS, I never would format with FAT/FAT32 Report • #6 Derek September