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Windows 7: Windows installation errors.

30 Jul 2010   #1
danfish

Windows 7
 
 
Windows installation errors.

hi. I've looked everywhere for a fix to this problem. My sister's laptop was working fine before, but then suddenly windows wouldn't boot. I tried re-installing windows. But every single time i try to re-install i get
Could Not Set The Offline Locale Information Error Code 0x80FF0000

I've tried to re-install numerous amount of times. The BIOS is up to date. The laptop model is Gateway MT6223b

any help would be much appreciated.


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30 Jul 2010   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by danfish View Post
hi. I've looked everywhere for a fix to this problem. My sister's laptop was working fine before, but then suddenly windows wouldn't boot. I tried re-installing windows. But every single time i try to re-install i get
Could Not Set The Offline Locale Information Error Code 0x80FF0000

I've tried to re-install numerous amount of times. The BIOS is up to date. The laptop model is Gateway MT6223b

any help would be much appreciated.

where exactly did you look???? I just googled that exact error and presto. Always remember google is your friend.

Could not set the offline locale information Error code 0x80FF0000

Read the probable cause and cure
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31 Jul 2010   #3
danfish

Windows 7
 
 

but the problem is when i did it again with the solution, i got a different error message. I can't remember the exact error message. but it was followed by a bunch of files which it said were corrupt. Will see if i get it again and post the error message
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31 Jul 2010   #4
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Sounds like the best solution is to back up any data that you want to save, format the drive, then reinstall Windows...
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01 Aug 2010   #5
danfish

Windows 7
 
 

i've literally formatted it a dozen times. It refuses to install
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01 Aug 2010   #6
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

What is the error message that it gives you now?
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01 Aug 2010   #7
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

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