Checking hardware configuartion Tags: Configuration Hardware Data Recovery Disk Error Windows XP Last response: December 6, 2011 9:25 PM in Windows XP Share revbrewm November 16, 2011 1:36:17 AM Hello, original had a read disk error msg...used the XP disk trying to start recovery ...now the program starts to load then ... checking hardware configuration and then goes blank. Any help would be helpful thanks More about : checking hardware configuartion Combat Wombat November 16, 2011 3:18:56 AM Check for updates... the repair files could be conflicting with the new (Up to date) files that your system already had.. because there is a good chance that your Disc has a previous Service Pack or update version. m 0 l revbrewm November 26, 2011 12:13:24 PM Thank you. please explain "check for updates" on the repair files or my computer? Also, how to I get them to match? And, how do I get into my computer if it is locked up? Please advise m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Combat Wombat December 6, 2011 9:25:25 PM If it's locked up, and you are not confident with completeing maitence on your pc take it to your local computer store. Otherwise open windows updates.. and check that you are up to date. Or complete a fresh install/backup your data.. http://pcsupport.about.com/od/operatingsystems/ss/windo... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Checking Hardware Encryption Status? Forum Checking hardware Forum I am trying to install window xp in my pc but while checking hardware configurat Forum Xp installation is stop after checking hardware configuration Forum Checking internal hardware on laptops that don't have OS installed? Forum SolvedGaming PC Hardware compatibility check Forum Win2000 hangs in install while checking hardware? Forum SolvedFinal check? Is everything good to go (hardware and water cooling stuff?) Forum SolvedHow do I check to see if my hardware drivers are up to date? Forum are these hardware components good for gaming? (components check) Forum Utility to check hardware components Forum SolvedCheck Hardware; no OS Forum How do you check for faulty hardware? Forum Would like some help to check my hardware compatibility for my first PC build Forum Wrong GPU configuration. Please check your hardware/drivers. HELP! Forum SolvedIn bios advanced, hardware, can\'t select cpu fan check. says all items on this Forum Need help with Hardware Conflict with new PCI wireless card - Parity check error Forum Considering a full hardware check, need help. Forum Budget Gaming PC Hardware Check Forum [Hardware Error]: CPU 4: Machine Check Exception: 4 Bank 1 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !