Re: Help needed w/Runtime, XP, and "Can't be started." error

From: david epsom dot com dot au (david_at_epsomdotcomdotau)
Date: 07/13/04

Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 15:15:47 +1000

> But this isn't a hardware problem. It's an OS or permissions problem

If Dell is still installing Windows XP the way I saw on one
pre-install, they've got problems. If not, there must have
been some point at which the pre-install changed. I would
hesitate to say that any two Dell PC's were any more likely
to have the same Windows pre-install than they were to have
the same brand of hard disk....


"Tony Toews" <> wrote in message
> (John Moore) wrote:
> >It turns out to be an XP permissions and/or policy problem, not a
> >SageKey issue. We solved it temporaily by giving the user full Admin
> >rights. We are going to change various user permissions and/or
> >policies until we find out which are causing the problem.
> >
> >I will post the results back to the newsgroups.
> >
> >By the way, the PCs are configured the same as far as the processor,
> >RAM, BIOS, and every other thing we could think of to check. In
> >addition, both were ordered from Dell to the same specs and were
> >delivered together. I have been around long enough to know you are
> >right the nothing is "exactly" the same but we did not know what else
> >to checked.
> But this isn't a hardware problem. It's an OS or permissions problem
> of some sort.
> Tony
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