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Right-click Computer on your desktop, then click Manage. If you have, did you install the chipset drivers for your motherboard first? 04-14-2011, 08:40 AM #7 jonesma1 Registered Member Join Date: Apr 2011 Posts: 4 OS: xp After XP was installed I tried to install my Soundblaster Live Card. I cannot get any USB ports to work on my computer. check over here

Can you tell me what Service Pack you currently have installed. Please refer to DXerror.log and DirectX.log in... If you used a generic XP disk just do what MB says and go to the HP site. budman said: C:\WINDOWS\DRIVER CACHE\i386. hop over to this website

What drivers are you trying to install? Greatly appreciated!!!! :giddy: :giddy: Jan 27, 2005 #8 Priyanka TS Rookie Many Thanks for the advice Many thanks to all subscribers to this thread. Computer Rescue Service "those who do not remember history are condemned to repeat it." Reply With Quote March 31st, 2009,02:09 PM #10 Hanzorx View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join

  1. To fix this problem, go to Start, Run...
  2. Both solutions ended up with the same answer, the data invalid error.
  4. i could see it in the install log.
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  6. Hey guys, I am absoultely stumped with this problem.
  7. http://www.experts-exchange.com/Hardware/Printers/Q_21663933.html They suggest a repair install of xp and it worked.

Then I came across this last post with the problems that the leadtek card has. Hence, it is vital to fix Windows Xp Data Is Invalid problem. Son of a... Just download drivertuner with simple clicks, get rid of Windows Xp Data Is Invalid at once.

I tried your solution, it installed the printer with windows Lexmark 4300 series driver but when i tried to print something it given me error "Communication not Available". I have been looking through threads on problems with the driver for this chipset but found nothing. pls advice if you have more detailed help. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/4568-45-solution-data-invalid-errors This error appears to be due to a protection problem in the Windows registry and can occur with a variety of drivers (sound cards and SCSI drivers have been reported).

yust sign in as normal user (admin or not) and you will have sound for questions...ask me Dec 28, 2006 #16 BruceB TS Rookie This problem has been driving me I hope it helps someone. Whenever I try to install drivers in device manager it stops halfway through and I get the message "the device is not valid" and it then stops. Fow win 8/8.1/10 user: Please visit here: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10/using-system-file-checker-in-windows-10 For win vista/win 7 user: To do this, click Start, type Command Prompt or cmd in the Search box, right-click Command Prompt, and

When you come across Windows Xp Data Is Invalid error, you should find a good way to troubleshoot it immediately. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-hardware/printer-driver-error-the-data-is-invalid/90a34a81-e443-4a04-9251-cbba27f685f8 Same with changing permissions. Reply With Quote April 4th, 2009,12:39 PM #15 CCT View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Feb 2006 Location Canada, Eh! Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?

Posts 4,090 Originally Posted by Hanzorx Well after the format, i am the Administrator. check my blog If you want one more option then boot into safe mode and delete the driver again. Notice: If {Windows Xp Data Is Invalid is still there, you may need to update computer drivers. Always got the "invalid data" dialog.

Tried to do video driver update (Nvidia) and the got the data is invalid and could not continue. Type sfc /scannow and press "Enter" button You may see the following message. Windows told me that the data was invalid so it could not load the drivers. http://jactionscripters.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-invalid-product-key-error.php I hope this helps someone else from going 2 weeks with a computer with no sound.

If you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Allow. ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. I have tried being Administrator and there is no luck with that either.

Close Regedit and then continue with the installation of your device.

Still no luck though. Help would be appreciated! 0 #4 Michael Posted 16 October 2005 - 03:18 AM Michael Retired Staff Retired Staff 1,869 posts Maybe it would be better to get the driver form Went to install it and SAME data invalid error occurred. Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\ENUM\PCI and you will see a number of keys of the form "VEN_xxxx", where xxxx are strings like "1102&DEV_0004&SUBSYS_00011103&REV_04".

So I am stumped - ?? It did not install the drivers on any ports so now I could not even use my wireless internet usb stick. Regards Shani G 0 Question by:ShaniG Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google LVL 20 Best Solution byMark Brady Here is a similar problem and a resolution. have a peek at these guys We explain the basics for creating useful threat intelligence.

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Reply With Quote March 30th, 2009,04:06 PM #8 Hanzorx View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Mar 2009 Posts 9 Originally Posted by CCT OK -so you compare specs When I tried to scan a test document it given me error "Scan was not successful" and I think because the driver is not working properly. Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Use Windows Live Register now!

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