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. 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 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... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources System configuartion for designer Forum system configuartion Forum intel DG965ry issue with transcend axe 1.00 (800 MHz ) ram Forum Why is my Overclocked 8800gt having problems running Oblivion on High? Forum Driver_IRQL_Not_Less_or_equal scsiport.sys Forum Ram speeds (ddr 2 slower ram compared to ddr3 faster ram) for gaming Forum New HDD: installing xp and the screen turns black Forum CPU Cooler Charts 2008, Part I - Loosing Your Cool? Forum Win XP Installation erroring out before finished Forum Why can't I run Vista? Forum System Questions Forum How to do Wireless with Windows 2000?? Forum P4C800-E Deluxe and slow IDE? Forum Installed new MB, now 'no system' disk error Forum WD800JB vs WD600JB Forum a7m 266 4x problems?help Forum Checking hardware Forum Installing hardware update from Windows Update disables 2n.. Forum PCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! Forum [Solved] XP drivers on new hardware without manufacture support. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !