XP Windows Installer Issues Tags: Windows Installer Slow Startup Windows XP Last response: June 21, 2010 4:53 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous June 21, 2010 1:42:19 PM Hello, When XP service pack 3 boots up, Windows Installer message box just keeps flashing and flashing and causes very slow boot. Can you help me get rid of it? More about : windows installer issues gorlosky1 June 21, 2010 3:18:43 PM Two issues here - One is the flashing and the other is slowness. Try this: Start > Run > sfc /scannow This will run System File Checker and verify that all files are correct. You may find a corrupt file that the system has a hard time reading causing the slowness. aford10 June 21, 2010 3:26:01 PM What does the message box say? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer badge June 21, 2010 4:53:18 PM Perhaps try loading/reloading the latest Windows Installer. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyI... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SSD won't show up in windows installer (Still not solved) Forum XP SP2 and Windows Installer Forum Windows 7 / XP file system compatability issues ? Forum Windows Installer Service issues Forum Download Windows Installer Forum Simple and Free Guide to Removing Malware Forum Why does the Windows Installer think my drive is offline? Forum Windows installer issue Forum Issue with Hard drives not showing up in Windows Installer Forum Windows 7 installer keeps looking for a file i cannot find,it keeps poping up. Forum installation issues 785GM-E51 help needed Windows XP Forum Install windows xp on windows 7 64 bit laptop Forum Dell Inspiron 1200 shut down windows xp due to security issues , how do I reboot Forum Installed new MB, CPU, and Hardrive/now having windows issues Forum Windows 7 system hard drive install/boot issues Forum Windows Installer po up. Forum Getting past administrative password Forum Acer empowering windows xp Forum No mouse key borad while installing windows Forum Install xp after windows 7 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !