no service pack... I even recommend it for anyone who may not be experiencing any big issues with their optical drives, as it will still fix minor issues too. GRRRRR. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 13, 2009 9:53 AM PDT In reply to: "The file 'asms' on Windows Xp Professional Cd-Rom is needed What steps you did from http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311755That article works Check This Out
Your Solution works for me very well for getting run my XP - Repair-installation error-free and without a hang, fixing the ASMS-problem ................ I know it's a very odd solution but it worked for me.. 0 RookpcRepair 8 Years Ago I tried every possible solution i found and the "mscdexnt.exe" worked. Last time it was 35 bucks and worth every penny since it fixed the issue.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - k by aznkidd209 / April 13, 2009 10:18 All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Log in or Sign up Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Registered http://windowssecrets.com/forums/showthread.php/155818-Windows-XP-SP3-Missing-ASMS-file
The majority of user advice seemed to stem from the fact that the DVD/CD drive not being loaded properly. Your Windows runs slowly and mouse or keyboard input is sluggish. this is ur best bet imo becuase i tryed the other methods like accessing the device manager and the xcop function biut as the driv esould not be detected in the Thanks Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Marc on 05/24/2010 After numerous failed attempts to solve the "ASMS" install problem.I read all the posts and here is what worked for me.1)REMOVE
It can't find it.This and SATA drives will fail like that.Nothing busted here. Cookies Registration Notice re-install xp pro missing asms file Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by bigal, 2011/04/05. 2011/04/05 bigal Well-Known Member Thread Starter Joined: 2011/04/05 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Good Luck people.. Asms Windows Xp Service Pack 2 Now let's see what it thinks of an IDE drive that's been partitioned over 127GB and formatted NTFS.Blammo.
i can save it on a disk and use it when asked. Because I'm at a lost here. I've been working on this for weeks and finally got it to work after going into device manager and updating the drivers to get Windows to locate the CD-RomSteve on 09/18/2009I check over here MacAllenSep 5, 2007, 12:00 PM So new system, Intel DG33BU motherboard, SATA drives but not RAID.
Please help me Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: "The file 'asms' on Windows Xp Professional Cd-Rom is needed The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal Windows Xp Usb Install Asms I used David's instructions from 9/26/2007. It came with my Dell computer. What am I doing wrong.
Last Post 1 Week Ago Hello, I am running MS Windows 10 and usually use Chrome as my browser on my HP Envy Laptop. That's when I hit THIS problem.After restarting hundreds of times I noticed it mentioned placing a second CD in the drive. The File Asms On Windows Xp Professional Service Pack 3 Cd Is Needed THEN, I remembered it came with a LOT of cables and goodies. Asms File Missing Fix Type in "regedit" and press enter.
But after getting the Windows Fix, the SFC /scannow is working perfectly. his comment is here This often means that DLL's will get overwritten by newer versions when a new program is installed, for example. At this point type the command MSCDEXNT.EXE or MSCDEX.EXE Once the file loads you will notice your CD drive will start to awaken and read data. Gave my Toshiba netbook to a buddy that fixes computers for a living and he couldn't get it working so I thought I was going to have to buy a new I386\asms Download
Or should I just get the techs to make me a new one? 0 Suspishio 32 9 Years Ago I forget whether or not Windows Install gices you the option to Try cleaning your Windows XP CD. If you had read the thread, you would have seen where I suggest OP try a different DVD drive. this contact form I used the registry fix he suggested, loaded his Test Hive Profile and after a reboot, the machine then accepted the dvd-drive as a working device.
that seems to be the simplest solution. Windows Xp Asms That seems to be the solution that works for most people. It simply wouldn't do anything when clicking the device manager button.Fortunately I read down through the solutions here and saw the advice to change the boot order.
Type the path where the file is located, and then click OK. gud luck and GOD BLESS... :) Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Rebecca on 05/21/2012 So this was one of the most aggravating things I think I have ever had to Started by VioletTiger , Dec 28 2009 11:27 PM Please log in to reply 6 replies to this topic #1 VioletTiger VioletTiger Members 12 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:50 PM Posted Globalroot\device\cdrom0\i386 Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Lise on 05/14/2010 I got the asms error as wel.
Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: geekboy_v1.1 on 09/24/2009 Originally, I came across this problem after cleaning a virus off a HP Pavillion. I had spent about a whole day trying to figure out why this damn Windows XP Home kept giving me the ASMS error. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 --- Replies to this Problem --- From: Steve on 11/05/2015 Was installing with a USB on a netbook Acer. navigate here Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Could be proper.
This loaded the command prompt. I had the CD as the first boot device, changed it to the third, so that first is HDD, second is floppy, third is CD and that worked. No burned junk. yeepee.
I am installing XP SP3 with a usb dvd drive on a tablet attached to a keyboard dock. typing sysdm.cpl brought up the control panel but then the device manager wouldn't open.