No 9 'Delete all the oem*.* files from the %systemroot%\inf folder'. However, if the KB912354.cat file does not exist, go to step 7. thx man. Staff Online Now valis Moderator flavallee Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members my review here
As well, did you delete the hotfix Go to Solution 21 Comments LVL 70 Overall: Level 70 Windows Server 2003 44 MS Server OS 30 SBS 21 Message Expert Comment Although they both seem to have allowed me to progress further. Chris Edited by ChrisComputer, 07 January 2009 - 12:27 PM. Have posted one of the recent log entries below. https://www.rarst.net/software/failed-install-catalog-files/
flavallee replied Oct 27, 2016 at 10:26 AM I have no idea whats going on... CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Every time, it crashes out with the 'failed to install catalog files' error. Cheers 3.203: ================================================================================ 3.218: 2007/04/26 13:26:30.937 (local) 3.218: c:\11f218bb96708b4b494b\i386\update\update.exe (version 22.214.171.124) 3.218: Service Pack started with following command line: 3.234: In Function GetBuildType, line 1170, RegOpenKeyEx failed with error 0x2 3.375:
BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP! The error message is "Service Pack 2 Setup Error - Failed to install catalog files. This solution was the one to finally take care of the problem. Just curious, what type of account are you logging in with to do the update??? 0 Message Expert Comment by:cogentsol2007-04-27 Your issue is may be caused by corrupted catalog files.
Right-click onCryptographic Services and choose "Stop". The following two procedures were provided to me by MS Tech support and solved my problem. boot into safe mode (after POST hit F8 repeatedly)
Cannot Install XP SP2 - Failed to install catalog files Help Please Started by ChrisComputer , Jan 07 2009 11:43 AM Please log in to reply 2 replies to this topic Thanks so much! Move all the files to another folder. [Note: I created a cleanup folder on my desktop prior to doing the search]. 6. johnebadbak, Dec 15, 2011 #4 Elvandil Joined: Aug 1, 2003 Messages: 51,988 The best way to install any servce pack without problems, using less space on the drive, and ending up
This weblog does not represent the thoughts, intentions, plans or strategies of Microsoft. Rarst 5 years ago # @Dan Don't have one. Deleted all files and folders in C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution folder. pre-SP1 media), who mayfall in to this category.
Also, just a quick note; I didn't try to re-install the hotfixes that I removed. this page All rights reserved. All rights reserved. Like Kelly above I don't have the KB912354.CAT file either.
Click Start, click Run, type cmd, and then click OK. 2. This file contains all the files needed, not selected files based on what the downloaded 'thinks' the PC needs. I know this would have to be done after hours but it may be the quickest way forward. get redirected here Thanks guys for all the posts, i have been pounding my head against this one at client and I am looking forward to fixing it this afternoon with all these tips.
I am trying to install Windows Server 2003 SP on a Small Business 47 years ago Reply Anonymous [Today's tip comes to us courtesy of Chris Puckett] The batch file in Register now! I thought something had possibly gone corrupt during the image.
uninstall ALL of the previous hotfixes Control Panel > Add Remove Programs > (show updates) remove also .NET, IE, and other microsoft related updates
The part of the log that I believe is the problem is: 102.235: Service Pack 2 Setup encountered an error: The update.ver file is not correct. 102.453: Service Pack 2 Setup Arnel 6 years ago # To delete the CatRoot2 folder without using FileASSASIN, disable the Cryptographic Services or run "net stop cryptsvc" in the Command Prompt, delete the folder, then start That was about 3 weeks ago. 0 Message Author Comment by:bargefoot2007-05-09 Success finally. Good work.