Windows Vista Ultimate upgrade error code 80070005

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Installation' started by hhcribbs, Jul 20, 2007.

  1. hhcribbs

    hhcribbs Guest

    After purchasing the upgrade for Vista Ultimate it consistently fails at the
    "Expanding Files" with the above error code. I have tried both the source
    files on the IBM X60 laptop and the Upgrade Anytime Disc. I have seen many
    instances of this on the web, but no solutions.

    Thanks....
     
    hhcribbs, Jul 20, 2007
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  2. Usually when a Microsoft OS doesn't install it is bad hardware somewhere.

    later....
     
    ***** charles, Jul 20, 2007
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    Shaan M Guest

    Are you sure you dont have bad ram. I kept on getting errors when I tried to
    install Windows home server on a machine with bad ram.
     
    Shaan M, Jul 20, 2007
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    John Bryntze Guest

    John Bryntze, Oct 13, 2007
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