RE: WinXP Device Installation wizard locked up



Force of habit
07-10-2005, 02:13 AM
"Handy-one" wrote:

> I am having a problem installing programs because my WinXP erroneously thinks
> that I am currently installing a device, which I am not. When I go to the
> add new hardware wizard in control panel, it errors out with a popup windows
> titled : "Cannot run two device installations", and says "You can only
> install one device at a time. Another device installation is underway. When
> it is completed you can try this wizard again". I am not installing any
> hardware, and device manager does not show any hardware as not working
> correctly. Is there any way to clear out locked up installation procedures,
> or is there anything I can do to reset this so it will work correctly.
>
> Thanks,
> mh
>


RE: WinXP Device Installation wizard locked up