You'll be able to ask any tech support questions, or chat with the community and help others. AnonymousSep 16, 2005, 1:43 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)Hello again,Ok just read through your mail again, it sounds like you might have a faulty MBR (Master Boot Record). I guess this was causing an IDE conflict. Back to top #9 beachmark beachmark Members 18 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:46 AM Posted 21 November 2012 - 03:18 PM Same excellent experience here, Inquisitor. http://juicecoms.com/windows-xp/how-to-set-startup-programs-in-windows-xp.html
Report russ- Jan 1, 2013 05:39PM I had ther same mup.sys I unplugged slave hd and 2 cd drives and it fired up. Solution: 1) Take the harddrive and add it to another bootable WinXP image. 2) Chkdisk should automatically run on the corrupted disk. 3) Chkdisk will delete and replace corrupted files and Make Google your friend too. Advertisements Latest Threads Do we still have...? https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-update/xp-hangs-at-mupsys-on-startup/97c6550f-a1ef-45bb-9666-b773bacfdac0
It automatically fixes any errors 5. And everything is OK for now... In Mini Windows I went to the C:\Windows\System32\drivers directory and renamed all files that had a size of 0 kB. I've sorted this out on probably a dozen genuine installs of Windows.
The 2nd CD drive had jum stting on SLAVE. Everything worked as described, even though I have never used Linux, pretty intuitive. I've heard that this problem has to do with PCI cards, USB 2.0 > cards, USB mice, Network cards, a corrupt installation, and possibly the > FBI's Carnivore problem checking my Happy and successful troubleshooting!
About Us PC Review is a computing review website with helpful tech support forums staffed by PC experts. Windows will then just hang at the driver that loads prior to mup.sys. Hello back mup.sys !!!!! https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/393442/windows-xp-freezes-at-mupsys-in-safe-modeno-administrator-passowrd/ Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More...
I tried booting into Safe Mode but the same thing happened: I got a series of gibbersih stopping at MUPS. Several functions may not work. Such opinions may not be accurate and they are to be used at your own risk. Select command prompt 4.
Edited by AustrAlien, 16 November 2012 - 10:09 PM. http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-xp/mupsys-hangs-in-safe-boot-pcisys-error-while-formatting/202531.html Still as clear as mud? It gave me three tries and said to hit enter to reboot. Followed the steps all the way through and had a working system after 15 min!
She said she didn't do anyhting, it was fine one night and then the next day nothing. All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users. Then mup.sys .... Check This Out Im thinking of switching to linux, cause im frustrated with the multiple patches, service packs, hot fixes and the instability issues with MSFT software these days.
Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Report cm515935 4Posts Tuesday May 11, 2010Registration date May 13, 2010 Last seen - May 11, 2010 11:36AM I have this same mup.sys issue. If I load back to a previous install, thus uninstalling the graphics drivers, it works fine...however no graphics is no way to game.
So yeah, remove any usb storage devices before booting to see if it helps. After such a pleasant experience I decided to search here, specifically, one last time for a way to fix my wife's computer. But then I didn't check the hardware list to see if the Kenwood drive was supported. ---- John ------ Want to enjoy less advertisements and more features? In this cases I didn't even get windows startup menu (to choose safe mode or similar).
No ServicePack applied infact just the WindowsXP Pro OS, no video drivers just VGA, no sound, etc... Please be sure to re-install your genuine XP disk once you have completed testing. S M May 01, 2005, 11:10am EDT Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: Windows xp freezes at mup.sysI had the same problem http://juicecoms.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-blue-screen-on-startup-mup-sys.html He is running through the reccommended virus check proecdures right now, but we are really grateful for your expertise and willingness to share.
Sign Up Now! Then the screen went black, once again I restarted from the cd and hit "r" to enter the recovery console and when it asked for the administrator pwd I hit enter, Please try the request again. The MUP.SYS driver just happens to be the last one to load before Windows starts allocating resources and starting services, the fact that the MUP.SYS line appears on the screen during
Unplug dvd drives, floppy drive or any other hard drives.