They are not custom CDs and the file CD:\i386\WINNT>SIF does not exist. Neither original CD works. I'm at a loss, the only possible solution I have left is buying a new CDrom-player. I burned the ISO to DVD and boom, it works! Check This Out
bradk_1749 22 December 2010 08:40:47 Just so you know, it was the CD/DVD Reader ... lol =))) Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Ben on 09/13/2010 I just had the same error "the file 'asms' on windows xp is missing" whilst I was trying to install Error Message: Incorrect function.Fatal Error:One of he components that Windows needs to continue setup could not be installed.Incorrect function. Choose 'close' to terminate the application. 0 Message Author Comment by:ydroustan2006-10-23 I ran winnt32.exe from the D: drive and I installed WINDOWS XP CD Home Edition serv.
Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Chuck on 10/14/2011 Regarding the "acms" error during Windows XP (re) install, the third reply "From: Scott on 02/19/2011)" worked, when used in conjunction with The link got cut off in my previous message. 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 My solution was shift f10 command prompt and typing d: enter, e: enter, f: enter until i got to U.
I believe it is likely that just burning the CD at a lower speed will reduce the errors on the disk and make it easier to read on other CD-ROM drives. All rights reserved. Posted on Dec 27, 2007 3:03 PM View answer in context Q: BOOT CAMP XP error: Installation Failure D:\I386\asms Incorrect Function Hide Question All replies Helpful answers by Mark Keen, Mark Asms File Missing Fix Now, I have a floppy drive, but what I don't have is a floppy with SATA drivers on it.
badge 26 July 2007 03:00:35 Your MB BIOS does not recognize the 500 GB HD properly. Windows Xp Installation Failed I386 Asms 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 Because you have to have a fully operational system first to go on the internet. gud luck and GOD BLESS... :) Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Rebecca on 05/21/2012 So this was one of the most aggravating things I think I have ever had to
Try this tip and hopefully you should get somewhere Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Robert on 02/09/2010 After many failed attempts to get my Dell 2400 PC to get past Installation Failed: E:\i386\asms Any help would great.Thanks,Markps "steve" solution did not work here no cd drive Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: mark on 02/18/2012 Will the "Steve" solution work if I am using now the installation goes smooth now. pack 1 and I left it at my summer home.
I do hope this works this time. E: is the CD ROM Drive letter. 0 LVL 38 Overall: Level 38 Windows XP 14 Message Active today Expert Comment by:BillDL2006-10-03 It sounds, from the error message you have I386\asms Download Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Bill on 11/27/2010 Had the ASMS file problem with bootcamp and windows XP install and tried switching drive letters and after a while it worked. I386 Error When Installing Xp I GOT HANG...........PLEASE HELP ME HOW TO RESTORE THE REBOOT!!!!!
More information about Boofcfg.exe here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/291980/EN-US/ The following page shows examples of the BOOT.INI file and how to remove installations from it properly: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/289022 That would get rid of the extra his comment is here Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: dave on 01/21/2010 thank you scott, changing boot order in bios worked here too :) Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: jb on 01/20/2010 to Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. Unbelievable! The File Asms On Windows Xp Professional Service Pack 2 Cd Is Needed
Probably until 10-10-06. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: marc on 09/25/2010 while Checking device manager (after shit f10) i found both of the disk drives where disabled simply enabling wont help have to Win32Last Error is 14001" The answers to your specific questions are as follows: Q. 1 A. this contact form Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: venkat on 02/26/2011 after trying several solutions I finally could solve this by just openig the cd-tray and closing it at the same time clicking
No other Googling has gotten me any closer. Asms Windows Xp Service Pack 3 and then, yes, getting the right boot order of devices should do the trick-- don't get frustrated or upset, calmly think it through with trail and error, it's just a matter If successful, I would urge you to do the following at some point in the near future: 1.
The rest of the install-process was without problems, and I didn't expierience troubles, until... More info1.The cd I used to transfer to the usb is not a burned copy but an official dell operation system xp . booting directly from SP2 CD crashes the computer so I cannot install the new replacement CD which will solve the problem. The File Asms On Windows Xp Sp3 Is Needed Usb My computer allows me to tell which to boot from.
Personally I would format that partition using the Disc Management Console: http://www.theeldergeek.com/disk_management.htm Start Menu > Run > and type COMPMGMT.MSC > click OK In the console tree, click Disk Management. I presume that the repair shop did not reformat the D: Drive to NTFS, so it should still be FAT32. Take out the cd, spit on it, cursed it, and then wipe it clean.2. navigate here you need to insert your windows xp disk into another computer and copy the i386 folder to another location....
Any suggestions? It turned out that my burning software(older version of nero) wasn't burning properly, so I tried a program called poweriso. After getting the very same error message of everyone got, i swapped the installation cd to a different cd/dvd reader. So, if you are having an installation problem of this kind, change the BIOS settings for ACPI Aware OS to Yes, and Power Management to "Enabled".
What had caused me to try one was an "SFC /scannow" test -- done because I was getting a few BSODs -- that told me I had missing system files but I can't progress through my windows install until this is fixed!!! I tried copying the main-profile.local (that I had been using in XP-home) to a network profile with a similar name "main-profile.network" My pc got stuck an displayed the FATAL ERROR-SCREEN (twice) My computer cddvd wasn't working so microsoft said to reboot.
badge 5 September 2007 13:03:28 MacAllen said:So new system, Intel DG33BU motherboard, SATA drives but not RAID. Maybe try a different CD ROM. typing sysdm.cpl brought up the control panel but then the device manager wouldn't open. Restore your backups.
Probably there is some communication problem between the cd-rom drive and the cpu and so if you click'ok' button WHILE the cd but is spinning, it is able to pick up Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: RISHI on 03/24/2011 FOLLOWING WORK FOR ME THANK YOU VENKAT ..... All 3 choices are WINDOWS XP Home Edition. bradk_1749 26 July 2007 03:19:03 Alright, well either way I just reformatted again and tried to install and get the same damn fatal error...
Had to use a remote drive. Gave my Toshiba netbook to a buddy that fixes computers for a living and he couldn't get it working so I thought I was going to have to buy a new GRRRRR. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Daniel on 04/12/2012 This solved my problemhttp://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/itproxpsp/thread/1439cb26-8450-41a9-904b-ca4acaab0a01/?prof=required Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: gee on 03/04/2012 read through the thread...changed the boot order is all
The video card swap is a no-no. Share Flag This conversation is currently closed to new comments. 3 total posts (Page 1 of 1) + Follow this Discussion · | Thread display: Collapse - | Expand + PS. If not, then you still run a risk of losing files by attempting to reinstall Windows.