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 : ForumSSD won't show up in windows installer (Still not solved) ForumXP SP2 and Windows Installer ForumWindows 7 / XP file system compatability issues ? ForumWindows Installer Service issues ForumDownload Windows Installer ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumWhy does the Windows Installer think my drive is offline? ForumWindows installer issue ForumIssue with Hard drives not showing up in Windows Installer ForumWindows 7 installer keeps looking for a file i cannot find,it keeps poping up. Foruminstallation issues 785GM-E51 help needed Windows XP ForumInstall windows xp on windows 7 64 bit laptop ForumDell Inspiron 1200 shut down windows xp due to security issues , how do I reboot ForumInstalled new MB, CPU, and Hardrive/now having windows issues ForumWindows 7 system hard drive install/boot issues ForumWindows Installer po up. ForumGetting past administrative password ForumAcer empowering windows xp ForumNo mouse key borad while installing windows ForumInstall xp after windows 7 More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !