\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 SolvedCOD 4 ERROr Forum SolvedUbuntu something wicked has happened error -11 PLEASE HELP!!! Forum SolvedError code 43 with two different GPUs Forum SolvedWin32k.sys error after overclocking. Forum Solvedhello i don't know if this is the right place but I am getting a error message about my v core temps Forum SolvedHard Disk End-to-End Error Forum SolvedKraken X61 - CPU Fan Error Forum Solved"No AMD Graphics Driver Installed" Error Forum Solvedexternal USB windows cannot find the specified file error? Help! Forum SolvedHELP ME MY MINECRAFT LAUNCHER WONT OPEN EVEN WHEN I DOUBLE CLICK IT! there are no error messages only wont open! thx for all! Forum Solvedplease select the boot device error Forum SolvedCannot Install Windows 7 on Samsung 840 EVO; 0x8007045D error code Forum SolvedError in Notifications Forum Solvedpc boot error Forum SolvedError message "printer is offline" ip4600 But it's plugged in. Forum SolvedError Message with NVIDIA Graphics Forum SolvedAnother "Invalid System Disk" error Forum SolvedNvidia to AMD Display Driver Error Forum SolvedError 0xc000007b on every game i have installed Forum SolvedHow do I fix this DNS 105 Error? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !