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amsint.sys corrupt during install


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#1 Quevvy

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Posted 14 January 2013 - 04:00 PM

I currently have Debian on an old computer that I have, but I would like to switch back to Windows XP (the original OS). I'm not very familiar with Linux systems. However, I put in the disk and the OS install seemed to work fine until it said that the amsint.sys file is corrupted which then ended the install. I don't think I have any working OS on the computer at the moment, so it's kind of hard to do work on it.

I tried googling this problem, but all the solutions were for already installed XP systems. Any help would be appreciated!

Edited by Quevvy, 15 January 2013 - 01:14 AM.
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Posted 14 January 2013 - 04:36 PM

Since you have the installation disc I would suggest wiping the hdd with a program like Darik's Boot and Nuke to overwrite the hdd which will effectively give you a blank hdd to start with and then install the operating system.

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