Windows Vista error code 0x80070017

I am trying to reload Windows Visa and I keep geting error code 0x80070017
 

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Last updated August 29, 2018 Views 5,746 Applies to:
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How to clean install:


Go into your Bios/Setup, or Boot Menu, at startup, and change the Boot Order to make the DVD/CD drive 1st in the Boot Order, then reboot with the disk in the Drive.

 

At startup/power on you should see at the bottom of the screen either F2 or DELETE, to go into Bios/Setup, or F12 for the Boot Menu

 

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/918884

MS advice on doing clean install.

http://www.theeldergeekvista.com/vista_clean_installation.htm

A Tutorial on doing a clean install

 

http://www.winsupersite.com/showcase/winvista_install_03.asp

 

Windows Vista Installation Super Guide

 

After installation > Go to your Laptop/Computer Manufacturer's website > Drivers and Downloads Section > Key in your Model number > Look for latest Vista Drivers for it > Download/install them.

 

Save all Data, as it will be lost during a clean install.




Cheers.

Mick Murphy - Microsoft Partner

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