sfc /scannow problem

  haggis ok 12:08 20 Nov 2006
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Hi,
I have tried to run scannow and keep getting a message:
files that are required for windows to run properly must be copied to the DLL Cache.
insert your windows xp home edition cd rom now.

I press retry and then recieve this message
the CD you provided is the wrong CD
please insert the windows xp home edition CD-ROM
into your CD rom drive?
I have tried this several times over and even if I skip the file it comes back again ?
my xp disk is genuine obviously,so how can I fix this?

  Halmer 12:12 20 Nov 2006

It's something to do with SP2 files and there is a fix on the Microsoft site.

It didn't work for me though.

  Halmer 12:16 20 Nov 2006
  Halmer 12:17 20 Nov 2006
  ACOLYTE 12:22 20 Nov 2006

I had the same thing i found the solution was to slipstream SP2 and windows XP and then install from that cd.

If you only have the original XP cd,and install SP2 it changes files so windows expects to see an SP2 cd.

This might help click here

click here

  haggis ok 12:41 20 Nov 2006

can get to the add remove snap on option in the stand alone part, but cant find the group policy icon to click on the nearest thing to that in there is local user groups tried that and was told that I couldnt manage that from here and must go via the start button?

  Stuartli 12:42 20 Nov 2006

Just one small point. If you have two optical drives, make sure you use the D drive for the XP disk.

  haggis ok 15:32 22 Nov 2006

I managed that ok it now promps me for a windows disk with service pack 2 installed I dont have one but think I can borrow one from a friend,or if you know how to work around that please let me know .

many thanks
Haggis

  rawprawn 15:36 22 Nov 2006

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