Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Hardware Unboxed Google+ Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones When I restart and boot-up in safe mode, > each system appears to hang on a file called "mup.sys". > > There are a LOT of other people having this problem Nov 19, 2006 #1 tyler811 TS Rookie Posts: 19 Put in your Windows XP CD so that you can boot into the recovery console and replace the corrupted file Nov uh huh. http://pcspeedpro.com/white-screen/white-screen-at-boot-up.html
perhaps when loading the ACPI driver which comes after mup.sys. (revealed by a log) Problem 2 :: The windows XP install disc hangs when displaying "Setup is starting windows XP" which Jym http://www.earthv.com/tips_detail.asp?TipID=63 "Matt B" <> wrote in message news:%... > We are having this problem on several systems at my office, as well as a few > of our home users. b) Most freeware clocks will download only from sites you specify and without any need of SVCHOST.EXE. Check the boot order in the bios) Press “r” to choose the recovery console Select the windows installation. “1” then [Enter] if you don’t have multiple operating systems installed Then enter https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-update/xp-hangs-at-mupsys-on-startup/97c6550f-a1ef-45bb-9666-b773bacfdac0
I have loaded a windows XP professional disk and boted from it and it begins scanning hardware and doing its preloading. The Keyboard is locked up and dead at this point. Data is also uploaded (in most cases without your knowledge) to many sites by SVCHOST.EXE. 3) Although SVCHOST.EXE is an essential file, many software firewalls can limit it to the "Trusted I then try to load windows XP and it comes to the same point and halts again.
It's basically doing a system restore through DOS. Already have an account? The main reasons for this Windows XP or Win 2000 boot hang or alleged mup.sys issue are: Hard disk failure or corruption A corrupted registry or registry hive New hardware has to handle the request The network provider then fulfills the request by accessing the remote resource and passing the data back to notepad via the I/O Manager I have greatly simplified
If you have home, then any xp home cd will do it, if you have pro, any windows PRO cd will work.. FIXMBR/FIXBOOT dont work. Now I only wonder why the problem didn't arise the first time I installed XP? More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Russia France Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About Tom's Hardware Advertising About
Staff Online Now flavallee Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick If there are any unrecoverable problems here, that will cause the system to hang and it will look the same. - The system hangs during a safe mode boot after loading There are a LOT of other people having this problem (simply do a Google search). Furthermore, when I tried to run a repair > install, I discovered that my disc doesn't offer that as an option; only a > complete reinstall.> > I don't think this
WindowsClick to expand... http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19285066 For me it would get up to like 75% on step 5 then jump back to 50%. A black screen appears and then.. Advertisement Recent Posts Games Stutters After A...
Test your hard drive and RAM. http://pcspeedpro.com/white-screen/white-screen-when-boot.html I don't want to disable that, because I don't > know what it does, or how important it is. Before trying anything please read our disclaimer at the bottom. Apr 19, 2007 Hangs at the loading screen Mar 30, 2009 Freeze on startup at mup.sys Aug 3, 2007 Win2K hangs at start-up Jan 28, 2008 Vista Hangs at Welcome Screen
You need to type in this command. Stay logged in Welcome to PC Review! what actually fixed my problem was a registry entry that tells xp to look for another keyboard... http://pcspeedpro.com/white-screen/white-screen-then-i-must-re-boot.html After searching the internet I found this post thread.
What I did (once per drive): From a Linux system: dd if=/dev/sd(disk) of=d1.img conv=noerror,sync bs=64k From the Windows 7 system vboxmanage convertfromraw d1.img d1.vdi Where I'm at: During boot of either Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... If you want my opinion, disable auto-instalation on microsoft updates (even the critical ones) and set it to tell you when something new is there...
Sometimes its the smarter way to do it. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed Please be sure to re-install your genuine XP disk once you have completed testing. Any help would be appreciated.
Put your Windows XP CD in the drive and boot to it. (if it doesn’t allow you to boot. Ask a question and give support. The machine shuts down normally, and the problem seems unrelated to what program I've been running prior to shutdown. http://pcspeedpro.com/white-screen/white-screen-on-boot-up.html Hardware 40%, software 40% and unknown 20%.
Regards, Nika Lampe nika, May 30, 2007 #5 plmrito Joined: Jul 28, 2007 Likes Received: 0 Location: Coimbra, Portugal Restart the computer (Windows XP Pro) in 'safe mode' and it