Re: Install Error
Bad image, faulty memory are both possible causes. In addition, the image
may not contain appropriate drivers for setting up the Dell system. Have her
spend a few bucks and call Dell for a replacement set of the appropriate
Best of Luck,
Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
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"Nate.Robinson" <Nate.Robinson.3w67rb@DoNotSpam.com> wrote in message
> Hey guys i'm trying to restore my one friend's Dell XPS laptop and of
> course, she only has driver cds... i guess she lost her OS recovery cd
> but anyway, the problem I am having is the exact same one you were
> having "Windows cannot open the required file E:\Sources\Install.wim.
> File does not exist"
> I downloaded a Vista recovery iso off of isohunt and burned at the
> slowest speed and am still getting this error, i followed the link to
> the thread you posted, but the thread has been moved.
> Any quick fixes? Thanks,
> Craig Lawrence;2227055 Wrote:
>> Hey Jason check out this thread
>> Ill let you know if it helps me...
>> "Jason" wrote:
>> > i just partitioned and got the same error as you did.
>> > "Craig Lawrence" wrote:
>> > > No im trying to install it on a seperate partition... I didnt like
>> virtual pc
>> > > the last time I used it... I burned it probably the same amount of
>> times as
>> > > you and still getting the same error... I dont know what to do... I
>> > > thinking about spending the 3 bucks and ordering the cd...
>> > >
>> > > "Jason" wrote:
>> > >
>> > > > are you trying to install on virtual pc? that is the only time i
>> get this
>> > > > error i ran it on my pc and i got past the point where i get the
>> error but i
>> > > > would rather have it on virtual pc
>> > > >
>> > > > "Craig Lawrence" wrote:
>> > > >
>> > > > > I tried to install Vista RC1 on my PC and after the Product Key
>> window I
>> > > > > receive the following error message: Windows cannot open the
>> required file
>> > > > > E:\Sources\Install.wim is missing. Make sure all files required
>> > > > > installation are available, and restart the installation.
>> > > > > 0x80070570, I tried re-downloading , re-burning and also
>> burning as slow as
>> > > > > I can and I keep getting the same exact error!!!
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