\i386\halaacpi error!!! Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: April 28, 2012 12:34 PM in Storage Share jodel September 4, 2003 2:13:14 AM When I did a clean install of XP on my HD i get the following message: File\i386\halaacpi.dll could not.be.loaded The error code is (ie 4, 7, 17, 32768) What does this mean? I Know it has something to do with the Hardware Abstraction Layers and the ACPI - Advanced Configuration and Power Interface, but i do not know how to solve it. This is what i found about it but the discribed steps in the 1st link do no good... http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=299340 http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=http://s... The HD is a Maxtor Diamondmax plus 9 SATA HELP!!! I need this PC for my education (tomorrow!!!) Greetzzz... Jodel ABIT NF7-S rev 2.0 AMD XP1700+ JIUHB @ 2195 (190 x 11,5 @ 1.85V) NANYA PC2700 333 @ 380 (@ 2.6V) ASUS V7700 GeForce 2 GTS 350W Noname PSU Thermaltake Dragon Orb 3 3 12V 80mm Casefans More about : i386 halaacpi error jodel September 4, 2003 11:08:03 AM I have found the problem... It was a tiny greasy spot on the Windows CD... :S And yes, it took me all night to find it... So now it works! Greetzzz... Jodel ABIT NF7-S rev 2.0 AMD XP1700+ JIUHB @ 2195 (190 x 11,5 @ 1.85V) NANYA PC2700 333 @ 380 (@ 2.6V) ASUS V7700 GeForce 2 GTS 350W Noname PSU Thermaltake Dragon Orb 3 3 12V 80mm Casefans GLComputing April 28, 2012 12:34:29 PM Thanks for your post 10 years ago ... just had the same error and fixed with a clean of the CD Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUnhandled exeption ( OUTLOOK 2013 ERROR) Forum Solvedclone system partion boot failure - disk read error Forum Solvedwhen i turn on my nikons3000, its says lens error Forum SolvedWindows 7 BSOD error *** STOP: 0x00000024 Forum SolvedGetting Error Message? Forum Solved"CPU fan error" on boot Forum Solved5 Beep error - Mobo or cpu? Forum SolvedI was told this processor was compatible....error says it's not Forum SolvedInsufficient storage error when upgrading to android kitkat 4.4.2 Forum SolvedKernal inpage data error Forum Solvederror : no such partition; grub rescue Forum SolvedLua5.1.dll error after logging into windows Forum SolvedBlue Screen Error after installing 2x4 GB Ram! Forum SolvedSMART Error and BSOD's Forum SolvedHow to fix this error Does not support this Operating System :WNT_6.1P_64_MCE ? Forum Solved(NVIDIA) Screen freezes with green/pink pixelation or "drivers crashed and recovered" error while gaming. Forum SolvedR9 290 Error Some Advice Forum SolvedHD I/O error and cannot be reformatted Forum SolvedHELP PLZ i got crc error/cyclic redudancy error while copying files from elder scrolls v skyrim Forum SolvedError message at startup Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !