Error message during the "Finalizing Installation" phase when you try to upgrade to
Windows XP: "setup cannot copy file"
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2008 - Australia
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|I keep getting a 'Copy Error" message for multiple .dll files when trying to
| install Windows XP SP2. The error message reads "Setup cannot copy the file
| tapi32.dll. Ensure that the location specified below is correct, or change
| it and insert 'Windows XP System Files' in the drive you specify. Copy files
| from: (and then there is a drop down box that contains)
| The tapi32.dll file does exist but in a different folder
| (c:\windows\system32). When I try to change the location to this folder in
| the drop down box installation starts thinking but soon afterwards I get the
| same error message.
| Any help would be appreciated.