Windows XP trying to update and get the error: another installtion progresses.

original title: Windows XP, try to update and get the error: another installtion progresses.   That all before you proceed with this installation. How can I know what is the installation and the status?

Windows XP trying to update and get the error: "another installtion progresses.   That completes before proceeding with this installation. "How can I know what is the installation and the status?


1. are you referring to Windows update?
2 have you made changes on the computer before this problem?

Please answer these questions and to provide more specific information on the issue. This could help us help you better.

You can check the question in the clean boot state.

From your computer by using a minimal set of drivers and startup programs so that you can determine if a background program is interfering with your game or program. This type of boot is known as a "clean boot".

How to configure Windows XP to start in a "clean boot" State

When you are finished troubleshooting, follow these steps to reset the computer to start as usual:
a. click Startand then click run.
b. type msconfigand click OK.

The System Configuration Utility dialog box appears.

c. click on the general tab, click Normal Startup - load all device drivers and services and then click OK.
d. When you are prompted, click on restart to restart the computer.

Tags: Windows

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