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Windows 7 SP 1 Will not install, error message included

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November 29, 2012 8:30:34 PM

This message differed from the other threads I read on here.

The volume for a file has been externally altered so that the opened file is no longer valid

Error: ERROR_FILE_INVALID(0x800703ee)

Tried windows update, tried manually dling it but same thing came up. I tested the hardware and it came up with no errors however this computer does act a bit funny so I think the tests came back wrong. Any suggestions? Windows 7 HP 32bit. Intel Processor.

Thank you and sorry for 2 questions in a row, Ive never had such issues with 7 before I thought i was almost a good operating system!!! :-P
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November 29, 2012 8:32:12 PM

Hi :) 

Run a hard drive test in DOS...Hirens CD etc...

All the best Brett :) 
November 29, 2012 8:37:54 PM

thanks, I thought it was the HD too just wanted to bounce it off of the knowledge base here. the thing works good enough that Im just going to function with a crappy machine.

Thanks Brett!
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