XP Pro disc required with SP2
I have a legitimate version of XP Pro that I bought, it has SP1 included.
I want to now launch XP Pro on a Mac that requires XP Pro SP2 disk, is possible that I can get this from Microsoft without having to pay for it?
I don't think I should buy another copy of XP Pro, just because I need SP2, I really don't see how this can be right.
Here is a link to article Apple: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1899
My original XP Pro disc is SP2. I've updated to SP3 and now I have corrupted files and need to repair windows with the disc. When I put disc SP2 in it tells me that it is a work old version and custom. How to make a disc with SP3 top to repair my OS?
I suggest you to uninstall Service Pack 3 temporarily on your computer.
Later, try to repair the computer with the Windows XP disc and check if it works.
Later, reinstall the Service Pack 3 after the computer repair.
Hope the helps of information.
Please post back and we do know.
Can I install Windows 7 Pro on Windows 8 Pro Hyper-V with OEM Windows & Pro disc. I have a laptop windows Pro 8 and a lot of programs that I use is not compatible with 8. So, I enabled Hyper-V so that I can install Windows 7 Pro on the virtual machine, but I bought a bad DVD because it is an OEM. How can I can go about this.
If it's a Windows 7 Professional OEM System Builder License, Yes, it will work fine.
The OEM of Windows 7 versions are identical to the versions commercial full license with the following exception:
-OEM versions don't offer any free direct support from Microsoft technical support Microsoft
-OEM Licenses are tied to the computer first you install and activate it on
-OEM versions allow all hardware upgrades except for an upgrade to a different model motherboard
-OEM versions does not move directly from an older Windows operating system
What is OEM software? :
HP Pavilion dv9310us Notebook PC/1.0 GB Ram/Windows Vista Home Premium with SP2 installed / processor is AMD Turion 64 x 2 Mobile Technology TL-52 / no changes to the factory configuration
Lights Out requires:
OS: Windows 98/ME/2000/XP
CPU: Pentium III 450 MHz or better
RAM: 128 MB RAM (256 recommended)
CD-ROM: 24 x CD-ROM Drive (or DVD of PC drive)
Video: SVGA card graphics or better
Sound: DirectX 9 Compatible Sound card
Once I insert the disc in the drive, it starts to "work". I disabled autorun because he was suspended when I inserted a disc. So I open the folder on your computer and select the game and right click on "explore". I then on the installation icon. 1.5 hours later, he finally asked me if I wanted to install the program (I've also implemented so need my permission before installing anything). It's now 45 minutes (and still waiting) since he asked my permission to install the program, but if I didn't I had a program tried to install, I don't know. In other words without box "Progress" or installation.
Maybe I'm just too wait for Vista because this game was not "written" specifically for it? Hell, more than an hour just to get to the point where he asks me if I want to install the program? It seems to me that something is wrong somewhere. Unfortunately I'm not well informed enough to understand.
I tried defrag and 'cleansing' of the disk (C: drive, not the CD). I have even 50 GB free on a 100 GB drive, and there should be a lot of RAM. Also, when I run the Task Manager, it shows the reader DVD RW as 'running', not 'does not.
I * think * something is wrong somewhere in Vista, since the problem began with autorun hung when I inserted an installation disc.
I would really appreciate any advice that anyone can have. It's just not good.
I was "Baby sitting" installation. No dialog boxes have gone unnoticed. I had the same problem with another game by the same company last night. This game has been 'Dark Fall'. As long that I left him alone, he finally got the game installed, but it took a lifetime to do. I don't know if the problem is specific to this company or not. I installed the last week several games download section of Amazon and Big Fish game, which none have given me no problem. But they were all downloads, then these 2 games is basic disk. Once Dark Fall WAS installed it worked fine.
Thank you. :)
According to the Windows Vista Compatibility Center this game is not compatible with Vista. You can try to right click on the Setup file and run in XP compatibility. If this does not help, then you should contact the game manufacturer for any updates\patches that would make it works with Vista. Mike - Engineer Support Microsoft Answers
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Well, I've had a pc built by hp at the end of 2006, it came with xp media center edition, this is a raid zero pc and that you know a few years later, one of the drives are released so I dropped this pc in the backroom well several months later asked me if he could have it and I said sure ill see if I can get it going then I take no broken drive RAID zero all upwards and reformat and try reinstalling windows, I have a few xp media center disks around laying so I catch them and reinstall windows and everything was going well until after disk 2 media center, he asked for a xp sp2 pro disc 2 as well and I did that so I struck cansel on it and it complete installation but its center to explore and help missing internet and he will go if the Connection Wizard but used to establish contact activate it within 30days thing appears, but as soon as you click on it, his party and nothing happens its lack also a bunch of other things as well, I don't know what to do I put the update sp3 to disc and installed without result and sense I can't get internet or whatever it is to activate / update I don't know not what to do any help would be greatly appreciate itHi yesac1990,-What version of the operating system currently installed on your computer?-Don't you think the Internet Explorer icon on your computer? Or is that what you can not connect to Internet Explorer?-If so, what is the error message that you receive everything by trying to connect to the Internet Explorer?To check the version of the operating system:
a. to check, click Start, click Run, type winver, and press ENTER.
First activate your copy of Windows using the phone activation option.
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My PC crashed several weeks ago and I sent him to recover as much as possible. I was already working with WINDOW XP Pro SP3 update when the incident happened and everything worked very well. Unfortunately, I lost a few programs (Pinnacle's video editing software - Studio Plus Version 11) in the process.
While trying to load, I get an error message that says I have to have SP2 installed upgrading to continue. As I said, I had already used SP3 is how to reset my system after the crash. Microsoft does support SP2 and has no practical solution. Software is also is no longer supported and all the world wants upgrade me to the most recent (WINDOWS 7 or VISTA, new video, new hardware for video capture, editing software, etc.)
Is it possible that I can get everything working properly (as it was previously)? The obvious answer is that SP3 should take care of it, but having the SP3 (instead of SP2) upgrade is what prevents the installation. How can I overcome the requirement for SP2 to SP3 is already there?
Does this solve the problem you are having?
My old macbook pro is slow with a lot of the beach ball. Ive checked using Etrecheck. Here is their report if anyone can suggest my best course of action.
EtreCheck version: 2.9.12 (265)
Report generated 2016-06-06 13:18:02
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Click on the link [check files] help with unknown files.
MacBook Pro (15-inch, mid 2010)
[Technical details] - [User Guide] - [warranty & Service]
MacBook Pro - model: MacBookPro6, 2
1 2.4 GHz Intel Core i5 processor: 2 strands
4 GB of RAM expandable - [Instructions]
OK 2 GB DDR3 1067 MHz
OK 2 GB DDR3 1067 MHz
Bluetooth: Old - transfer/Airdrop2 not supported
Wireless: en1: 802.11 a/b/g/n
Battery: Health = Normal - Cycle count = 779
Information on this video:
Intel HD Graphics
NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M - VRAM: 256 MB
Color LCD 1680 x 1050
OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 (15F34) - since startup time: less than an hour
ST9500325ASG disk0: (500,11 GB) (rotation)
EFI (disk0s1) < not mounted >: 210 MB
Recovery HD (disk0s3) < not mounted > [recovery]: 650 MB
Macintosh HD (disk 1) /: 498,88 (Go 274,92 free)
Storage of carrots: disk0s2 499.25 GB Online
Computer, Inc. Apple IR receiver.
Built-in ISight from Apple Inc..
Card reader Apple
Apple Inc. Apple keyboard / Trackpad
Apple Inc. BRCM2070 hub.
Apple Inc. Bluetooth USB host controller.
Mac App Store and identified developers
osascript/Users/Duffy/Library/Application Support / files/Tag Prompter.app/Contents/Resources/ Tag
A unknown file found. [Check files]
au.com.maxon.driver.MaxonFamily [no charge] (1.0 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com [no charge]. Seagate.driver.PowSecDriver (4.4.10 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com [no charge]. ZTE.driver.ZTEUSBCDCACMData (ZTEDriver_MacV1.3.1 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com [no charge]. ZTE.driver.ZTEUSBMassStorageFilter (ZTEDriver_MacV1.3.1 - 2016-06-05) [not loaded] com.microsoft.driver.MicrosoftMouse (8.0 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com.option.driver.Option72 [no charge] (2.17.0 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com.option.driver.OptionMSD [no charge] (1.21.0 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com.Realtek.driver.rtl8187 [no charge] (1.4.5 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com.seagate.driver.PowSecDriverCore [no charge] (5.2.6 (26913) - 10.4 SDK - 2016-06-05) [[no charge] com.sierrawireless.driver.SierraDIPSupport (184.108.40.206 - 2016-06-05) [Support]]
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com.sierrawireless.driver.SierraFSRSupport [no charge] (1.0.1 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com.sierrawireless.driver.SierraHSRSupport [no charge] (220.127.116.11 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com.sierrawireless.driver.SierraIPDirect [no charge] (1.1.1 - 2016-06-05) [Support]
com.Wacom.kext.wacomtablet [no charge] (Tablet Wacom 6.3.7 - 3 - SDK 10.8 - 2016-06-05) [/System/Library/Extensions/Maxon.kext/Contents/PlugIns
au.com.maxon.driver.MSM6280Panther [no charge] (1.0 - 2010-04-10) [Support]
au.com.maxon.driver.MSM6280Universal [no charge] (1.0 - 2010-04-10) [Support]
com.microsoft.driver.MicrosoftMouseBluetooth [no charge] (8.0 - 2010-07-18) [Support]
com.microsoft.driver.MicrosoftMouseUSB [no charge] (8.0 - 2010-07-18) [Support]
/ System/Library/Extensions/Seagate storage Driver.kext/Contents/PlugIns
com.seagate.driver.PowSecLeafDriver_10_4 [no charge] (5.2.6 (26913) - 10.4 SDK - 2014 - 10-[Support])
com.seagate.driver.PowSecLeafDriver_10_5 [no charge] (5.2.6 (26913) - SDK 10.5 - 2014 - 10-[Support])
com.seagate.driver.SeagateDriveIcons [no charge] (5.2.6 (26913) - 10.4 SDK - 2014-10-07) [System launch Agents:]
[loaded] 7 tasks Apple
[loading] 167 tasks Apple
[operation] 64 tasks Apple
Demons of launch system:
[operation] com.seagate.TBDecorator.plist (2013-10-12) [Support]
[loaded] 45 tasks Apple
[loading] 161 tasks Apple
[operation] 85 tasks Apple
Launch of Agents:
[no charge] com.adobe.AAM.Updater - 1.0.plist (2016-06-05) [Support]
[failure] com.adobe.ARMDCHelper.cc24aef4a1b90ed56a... plist (2016-05-11) [Support]
[operation] com.adobe.AdobeCreativeCloud.plist (2015-07-29) [Support]
[loading] com.google.keystone.agent.plist (2016-03-11) [Support]
com.oracle.java.Java - Updater.plist [no charge] [Support]
[operation] com.wacom.wacomtablet.plist (2013-10-12) [Support]
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[loading] com.adobe.ARMDC.Communicator.plist (2016-05-11) [Support]
[loading] com.adobe.ARMDC.SMJobBlessHelper.plist (2016-05-11) [Support]
[operation] com.adobe.adobeupdatedaemon.plist (2015-09-25) [Support]
[loading] com.adobe.agsservice.plist (2015-09-25) [Support]
[loading] com.adobe.fpsaud.plist (2016-05-10) [Support]
[loading] com.adobe.versioncueCS3.plist (2014-02-25) [Support]
[loading] com.google.keystone.daemon.plist (2016-03-11) [Support]
[loading] com.microsoft.office.licensing.helper.plist (2010-08-25) [Support]
com.oracle.java.Helper - Tool.plist [no charge] [Support]
[loading] com.sierrawireless.SWoCTool.plist (2011-11-04) [Support]
[loading] jp.co.canon.MasterInstaller.plist (2015-05-08) [Support]
User Agents to launch:
[loading] com.adobe.AAM.Updater - 1.0.plist (2015-06-16) [Support]
[loading] com.adobe.ARM. [...]. plist (2009-11-30) [Support]
[failure] com.adobe.ARM. [...]. plist (2011-07-29) [Support]
[loading] com.divx.agent.postinstall.plist (2012-07-13) [Support]
[loading] com.vndv.tagfolders.tagprompter.plist (2010-07-10) [Support]
jp.co.canon.Inkjet_Extended_Survey_Agent.plist [no charge] (2015-05-08) [Support]
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MicrosoftMouseHelper Application (/ library/PreferencePanes/Microsoft Mouse.prefPane/Contents/)
AdobeResourceSynchronizer Application (/ Applications/Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional / Adobe Professional.app/Contents/Support/AdobeResourceSynchronizer.app)
Dropbox application (/ Applications/Dropbox.app)
Hidden AdobeResourceSynchronizer Application (/ Applications/Adobe Acrobat DC/Adobe Acrobat.Contents/Helpers/AdobeResourceSynchronizer.app)
CNQL1208_ButtonManager Application hidden (/Library/CFMSupport/CNQL1208_ButtonManager.Other Apps):
[loading] 417 tasks Apple
[operation] 170 tasks Apple
AdobePDFViewerNPAPI: 15.016.20039 - SDK 10.11 (2016-05-11) [Support]
Flash Player: 18.104.22.168 - SDK 10.6 (2016-06-05) [Support]
EPPEX plugin: 10.0 (17-09-2014) [Support]
AdobePDFViewer: 15.016.20039 - SDK 10.11 (2016-05-11) [Support]
iPhotoPhotocast: 7.0 (2010-05-11)
QuickTime Plugin: 7.7.3 (2016-06-05)
FlashPlayer - 10.6: 22.214.171.124 - SDK 10.6 (2016-06-05) [Support]
NP_2020Player_IKEA: 126.96.36.199 - SDK 10.6 (2012-09-28) [Support]
AdobeAAMDetect: 188.8.131.52 - SDK 10.9 (2015-09-25) [Support]
GarminGpsControl: output 184.108.40.206 (2010-10-29) [Support]
DivXBrowserPlugin: 2.2 (2012-06-07) [Support]
OVSHelper: 1.1 (2012-06-07) [Support]
Silverlight: 4.0.60531.0 (2011-10-30) [Support]
Web of Google Earth plugin: 5.1 (2009-11-12) [Support]
Default browser: 601 - SDK 10.11 (2016-06-05)
Flip4Mac WMV Plugin: 220.127.116.11 (2012-07-13) [Support]
SharePointBrowserPlugin: 14.5.6 - SDK 10.6 (2015-10-10) [Support]
WacomTabletPlugin: WacomTabletPlugin 18.104.22.168 (2013-10-12) [Support]
NP_2020Player_WEB: 22.214.171.124 (2011-04-03) [Support]
WacomNetscape: 2.1.0 - 1 - SDK 10.8 (2013-11-22) [Support]
The internet user Plug-ins:
Unity Web Player: UnityPlayer version 2.6.1f3 (2014-03-15) [Support]
RealPlayer Plugin: unknown
Unity Player: UnityPlayer version 1.6.0 (2007-02-11) [Support]
1 - ClickWeather - TWCi - http://www.weather.com/ (2012-06-03)
Better Facebook - Matt Kruse - http://BetterFacebook.net (2012-06-03)
PIN button - Pinterest, Inc. - http://www.pinterest.com/ (2015-07-06)
SlickSavings - tap, Inc. (2015-04-09)
DivX Plus Web Player HTML5 < video > - © 2000-2011 DivX, LLC. - http://divx.com (2012-07-13)
CLEA. Nr Videos - Internet Cleaner A - http://clea.nr/ (2015-09-25)
Translate - SideTree.com - Mac Apps and the Web - http://SideTree.com/extensions.html#Translate
AdBlock - Michael Gundlach - https://getadblock.com (2015-09-15)
3rd party preference panes:
Adobe Version Cue CS3 (2014-02-25) [Support]
DivX (2012-06-07) [Support]
Flash Player (2016-05-10) [Support]
Flip4Mac WMV (2012-05-16) [Support]
Microsoft mouse (2011-07-30) [Support]
Seagate for Mac OSX dashboard (2014-09-12) [Support]
Skip system files: No.
Mobile backups: OFF
Automatic backup: YES
Volumes to back up:
Macintosh HD: Disc size: 498,88 GB disc used: 223,95 GB
Duffy photos & website [Local]
Total size: TB 3.00
Total number of backups: 32
An older backup: 10/10/2014, 19:02
Last backup: 25/01/2016, 20:57
Size of backup drive: Excellent
Size of backup 3.00 TB > (disk size 498,88 GB X 3)
Portable Duffy - drive FreeAgent GoFlex [Local]
Total size: 999,86 GB
Total number of backups: 21
An older backup: 10/08/2014, 16:00
Last backup: 07 11, 2015, 12:47 AM
Size of backup drive: adequate
Backup size 999,86 GB > (disc 223,95 GB X 3)
Duffys MacBook Pro backup two [Local]
Total size: 1.00 TB
Total number of backups: 2
An older backup: 10/10/2014, 01:10
Last backup: 02 19, 2015, 16:59
Size of backup drive: adequate
Backup size 1.00 TB > (disc 223,95 GB X 3)
Top of page process of CPU:
36% mdworker (3)
0% adobe CEF Helper (3)
Top of the process of memory:
Kernel_task 484 MB
Dropbox 143 MB
139 MB Adobe CEF Helper (3)
Pier 90 MB
90 MB WindowServer
Virtual memory information:
718 MB of free RAM
3.30 GB used RAM (1.39 GB being cached)
Used Swap 0 B
6 June 2016, 13:07:18 test - passed
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June 5, 2016, 23:00:46 / Library/Logs/DiagnosticReports /.
WacomTabletDriver_2016-06-05-230046_ .crash [deleted]
/ Library/Application Support/Tablet/WacomTabletDriver.app/Contents/MacOS/WacomTabletDriver
June 5, 2016, 22:38:17 / Library/Logs/DiagnosticReports /.
AdobeCrashDaemon_2016-06-05-223817_ .crash [deleted]
/ Applications/utilities/Adobe Creative Cloud / * / Core Sync.app/Contents/Frameworks/
June 5, 2016, 19:45:43 ~/Library/Logs/DiagnosticReports/
EtreCheck_2016-06-05-194543_ .crash [deleted]
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When I got my M70 it came only with a single disc! the agifts, it came with the Windows XP Pro disc? because I have Windows Vista Beta 2 and I can't install it unless I don't I have the disc for Windows XP! becuse, I use my laptop to school and if vista do not have Word so I'll have to go back to XP!
Thanks for your help
The unit was delivered with the Toshiba Recovery CD because the help of Toshiba (on the desktop) contains an option to create the own Toshiba driver and Tools CD.
This is why only a disc.
By the way. You can create the second partition and there you can install a second OS without removing the available WinXP
I have a Pro Satellite XpPro 6100 running.
I have a problem since I installed SP2 of XP in that USB falls when the computer wakes from sleep.
The computer is up there, but I can reproduce this with SP2 only. Fortunately, I did a Norton Ghost and I restored the status of versions prior to SP2 for now.
It does not matter what is connected to the USB port, or which port it's plugged. Out of sleep causes a ToolTip message in the taskbar on an icon that represents the USB port - and the message says 'USB device not recognized '.
I can't find any help on the microsoft site, nor on the discussion group. I am at a loss as elsewhere where I can watch.
Thanks in advance for any comments.
I put t know what USB device you use, but it is known to me that some external devices like DVD-ROM doesn t support the standby or hibernation. Try to remove the unit from the USB port and plug it back. I'm sure it should work again.
I installed XP Pro with sp2 on this laptop and now when I turn on the screen is really boring, so I have to put on stand-by and then turn it back on and then the screen is fine. What could cause such a problem? All the drivers are the latest version. Please help I have deployed 30 laptops for our users and all are to me!
I wonder if you have tried to adjust the brightness of the display to the next level by using the FN + F7 key combination.
The combination FN + F6 or FN + F7 increases or decreases the brightness of the display
Usually, the power saver installed Toshiba control modes of different energy and the brightness of the screen to save battery.
I would recommend checking this feature of the button
I have a MacBook Pro (mid-2012) with the audio jack single. Why not recognize it when I plug a microphone inside?
I use a splitter cable, and have verified meter that it is properly connected. Also the microphone that I try to use the works when connected to a separate Recorder device, so I know who works very well.
The audio output on a 2012 port does not support the audio input. You will need to use the USB ports for audio input. This will require an appropriate hardware and software.
After you install SP3, PC does not restart in normal mode, only in safe mode, without giving a clear indication of what is the problem or how to fix it - other than say to check settings in the Panel (not very useful).
PC is a Compaq Presario desktop with AMD processor, model #: SR1720AN product #: EL540AA-ABG
I reinstalled the operating system recovery disks, which reformats HD and installed XP with SP2.
I then installed the SP3 from a flashdrive (361 MB files). Everything went without hiccups, but final restarts, he won't get to normal mode, safe mode only.
I did it twice.
Any ideas? Thank you.
Here are the specifications of your desktop Compaq Presario SR1720AN. According to the specification, this model comes with a processor AMD and Windows XP Home Edition SP2 installed at the factory. According to your description, it seems that the HP recovery discs may have been poorly photographed for an AMD-based computer. Please see this Microsoft article and this HP document about your problem.
To solve your problem, please reinstall Windows XP SP2 by booting from your HP recovery disks. After Windows XP SP2 is complete restored and that your computer is operational, download the "Windows XP SP3 with AMD CPU upgrade utility." Run this utility, and then restart your computer. Then download the "Windows XP Service Pack 3 Package of Network Installation" for it professionals. You can also try to use the SP3 Installer on your USB. Install the update to Windows XP SP3 and then restart when you are prompted to.
This solve your problem?
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Is it possible to get an installation disk of Vista download image/content. I have a valid code of MS for Vista, but there was no installation disc provided with the computer at the time of purchase (without recovery disc either). An installation disc is required to restart the computer to restore startup files that have been corrupted or damaged in case of overheating of the CPU.
Original title: Hi, help upgrade IntelliType Pro 5.0
I have a keyboard and wireless mouse. It's an Intellitype Pro 5.0. I now have a new computer which has windows 7. My wireless keyboard installation disc does not support and I can't find an update of the software, can anyone help me?
Welcome to the Microsoft community!
You cannot use the keyboard Intellitype Pro 5.0 with Windows 7.
I want you to know that this keyboard is not supported on Windows 7.
See the site:
Software version of keyboard IntelliType Pro 5.0 for Windows XP and Windows 2000
However, you try to install the driver available in the site, in compatibility mode.
See the site:
Make older programs in this version of Windows
I hope this helps. If you need assistance or if you have problems of Windows in the future, let us know and we would be happy to help you.
I downloaded Premiere Pro and Photoshop using creative cloud on my tablet to windows 8. Photoshop downloaded and can easily open the program yet says Premiere Pro it is downloaded and updated but the icon is not the cases that are on the computer to actually open. Help! Go to Europe in three days for four months and you want to create a film of travel!
Apps like Premiere pro, After Effects are not compatible with 32-bit computers, so it will not launch.
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