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On the right, look for errors that occurred at the time you ran the advisor. So maybe it's this? Is there a logsomewhere with a more specific error message that might be helpful?- Hide quoted text -- Show quoted text -I am also having this problem. You can use your mouse to copy the verbage in the description area.

The SATA hard drive I had laying around had XP installed on it from an Asus P5B or P5L installation, not sure which, but surprised the heck out of me when The failure of the upgrade advisor seems to be aknown issue at MS, but they don't appear to know why.http://forums.microsoft.com/technet/showpost.aspx?postid=472019&siteid=17&sb=0&d=1&at=7&ft=11&tf=0&pageid=6You shouldn't need to uninstall for theupgradeadvisor to run, but if youdo Is there a log > > > somewhere with a more specific error message that might be helpful?- Hide quoted text - > > - Show quoted text - I am From the article… "If you are holding off on any hardware purchases until after your Vista upgrade, Microsoft recently announced that about 250 hardware and software products for sale this holiday

I am running XP Pro (32 bit). Everytime I attempt to run VUA it errors out with the following error "Windows Vista Upgrade Advisor encountered an error while scanning your system. Next post: Another Reason I Hate Adobe - Adobe Updater Problem Resources * YouTube Channel * Data Recovery Videos * Laptop Adapter Removal * Identify Hard Drives * PCRoger Website * If the problem persists, you can uninstall Windows Vista >> > Upgrade >> > Advisor and reinstall the latest version. >> > >> > I have googled the error and am

Rob.T Private E-2 I downloaded the Windows Vista Upgrade Advisor, but when I tried to run it, I got an error message: "Windows Vista Upgrade Advisor encountered an error scanning your Guest, Sep 21, 2007 #1 Advertisements Rick Rogers Guest Hi, Have you uninstalled, redownloaded, and reinstalled the advisor yet? If the problem persists, you can uninstall Windows Vista Upgrade Advisor and reinstall the latest version. Do you know what the problem might be?

Rob.T, Mar 3, 2007 #1 DavidGP MajorGeeks Forum Administrator - Grand Pooh-Bah Staff Member Couple of options. 1. I have tried everything suggested on this forum to correct the error, but nothing has worked. Intersting, because as it is telling me this, I'm posting this comment. So I downloaded and ran the Windows Upgrade Advisor.

  1. Way too may failed upgrades fail until they are uninstalled.Any chance you are trying to run the advisor on a 64-bit version of XP?Post by n***@netwiz.demon.co.ukPost by Rick RogersHi,Uninstall, not just
  2. Launch Internet Explorer 2.
  3. n***@netwiz.demon.co.uk 2007-09-28 01:15:58 UTC PermalinkRaw Message It's WinXP 32 bit.
  4. I just successfully downloaded the WindowsVistaUpgradeAdvisor.msi from the Windows Vista Upgrade Advisor RC page (http://www.microsoft.com/windowsvista/getready/upgradeadvisor/default.mspx).

On the left you will have 3 or 4 categories [ 4 if you have IE 7 installed ]. http://microsoft.public.windows.vista.installation-setup.narkive.com/r868V18x/windows-vista-upgrade-advisor-error Powered by vBulletin Version 3.7.1Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. If the problem persists, you can uninstall Windows Vista UpgradeAdvisor and reinstall the latest version.I have googled the error and am unable to find a solution. Rick Rogers 2007-09-22 18:48:36 UTC PermalinkRaw Message Hi,Have you uninstalled, redownloaded, and reinstalled the advisor yet?Did you disable your antivirus software while installing and running it?--Best of Luck,Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase"

http://forums.microsoft.com/technet...9&siteid=17&sb=0&d=1&at=7&ft=11&tf=0&pageid=6 On 27 Sep, 02:49, "John Barnes" <> wrote: > You shouldn't need to uninstall for theupgradeadvisor to run, but if you > do an 'upgrade' from XP toVista, please do http://introbuilder.net/windows-vista/windows-vista-error-fix.php Find More Posts by Cullimore 04-02-2007, 20:41 #3 pault2006 Banned User Join Date: Dec 2006 Location: Cambridge Posts: 7,634 Yes but same thing happens. Thanks! I've got a wireless router and I'm using Kaspersky Internet Secrurity 6 for my firewall.

And I vote formeaningful error messages. I'm running XP Pro SP2, on a dual core machine with 2gb RAM and gigs of available disk. If the problem persists, install the latest version". my review here I'll report back.

Then, paste into a response area at this thread. So I decided to see how little I could spend to turn it into a decent computer. It was a little slow this evening, but it worked.

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Go to Tools -> Internet Options -> Connections -> LAN Settings 3. Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password? I have installed the latest version (1.0), and the error message persists. Forget it.

have there been any other updates to this error. Reply Helper1 says: February 9, 2007 at 11:47 pm To fix the error mentioned above simply go to start then run type "write" wordpad will open copy paste below start with With one BIG caveat!: I had backed up the PC first, even though I didn't care about the XP install, with Acronis True Image software to a USB hard drive. http://introbuilder.net/windows-vista/windows-vista-upgrade-install-error.php so, any idea > > what could be causing this? > > sir_James LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable

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