upgrade error

  djbenny 18:01 05 Mar 2007
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i tried upgrading to vista it installed any everything but then when i tried booting it went onto blue screen and saaid some error before quickly resatarting i think it was sptd.sys or something like that

  djbenny 13:10 06 Mar 2007

anyone know this problem im going to try a clean install soon

  Kate B 13:44 06 Mar 2007

You're always better doing a clean install anyway. Boot the machine from the DVD and let it run. Any problems, come back to us.

  alan2273 13:48 06 Mar 2007

Try this.

load from your bootable Windows Vista CD and choose to restore. Tnen choose 'other options' and go to console. Then go to <WINDOWS>\System32\Drivers\ and delete sptd.sys. Now restart. Vista will load fine after it and continue installation.

  djbenny 13:52 06 Mar 2007

ok, i'll try that next time i try and do it i rolled back to xp for the time being...another thing is i want toi create a partition but in partition magic it saays the whole hard drive is been used when im only usaing less than half....because i want to put my stuff for keeping on a partition

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