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Windows XP Embedded Standard service pack 3 (SP3)

I looking for service pack 3 (SP3) for Windows XP Embedded Standard version. I found nothing on official Microsoft links.
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How can I verify that a Windows XP POS operating system executable is authentic?

I have a 3rd party firewall that alerted me that msiexec.exe was replaced by another version. The timing didn't correspond to an OS update, so I was worried a bad actor replaced the exe. How can I ...
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Cloning windows xp embedded to compact flash drive boot error

I'm trying to clone a Windows XP Embedded image on a Transcend 1 gb CompactFlash drive to a 2gb Adata Compact Flash drive. After cloning the drive(I used RMPrepUSB), I tried booting it up on the ...
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Moving windows XP embedded to new hardware

I'm trying to move windows XP embedded to new computer since the current computer failed. I've cloned the disc with "Acronis true image" and used "fixide" to reset the controlled driver. And I get ...
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Cloning process failing

I am a brand spankin new software and tech intern at an industrial company that uses antiquated technology. My second day and I am tasked with troubleshooting the failure of a cloning process. The ...
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Windows XP Embedded Cloning - 2 Partitions Display

This is regarding a Windows XP embedded that I need to clone a displays - Compact Flash Card and and use it in another display. Basically, the Elevators have a display inside them. These displays are ...
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Windows XPe - no shutdown.exe / “Access is denied”

this is my first time posting and asking for help as I really can't get my head round it. I'm an IT Technician in a team of 3 (including me) that work in a college. We had an old digital signage ...
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Cannot defragment hard disk, error in CSC1.tmp

My computer is running absolutely fine, but when I run the disk fragmentation tool (right-click C:\, then Properies > Tools), the progressbar gets nearly to the end and then pops up an error in the ...
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Is it possible to replace the embedded Windows XP on a 10Zig 56xx thin client?

My job gave out 3 old 10Zig 56xx thin clients running Windows XP. I was wondering if anyone knew how to overwrite them with Ubuntu 14.04?
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Epson advanced printer driver 4 failed to install common modules in Windows XP Embedded SP2

I was trying to install Epson printer TM-T81's drivers in Windows xp embedded sp2 but an error message is displayed during installation Failed to install common modules: Error code 1603. Setup ...
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Mouse sensitivity not being applied

I have two PCs, one running Windows XP SP3 and the other running Windows Embedded Standard 2009 (WES). WES is similar to Windows XP, I think. Using TweakUI > Mouse > Mouse sensitivity, the default ...
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Found New Hardware Wizard keeps popping up

I'm working on a PC running Windows Embedded Standard 2009 (similar to Windows XP, I think). The machine runs fine, but every time on reboot I get the Found New Hardware as in the image below: I've ...
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How to connect to Windows XP Embedded and Windows 7(in domain)

I have annoying problem. I would like to connect and see network drives (for purpose of remote debugging) to computer with Windows XP Embedded, Service pack 2. Client computer is Windows 7, service ...
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Make Windows boot after sector-wise copying from 4 GB flash card to 8 GB

I've Windows Embedded XP system installed on a 4 GB Compact Flash card (which is visible as IDE drive to operating system). I've used dd to move it sector-to-sector to another flash drive which is 8 ...
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Installing Windows XP Embedded in ARM tablets

Is it possible to install windows xp embedded to ARM tablets? If so, how? What are the ARM SoC that supports windows xp embedded? Is it possible to install windows xp embedded to Intel Atom tablets? ...
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Modifying / Resetting the Last reboot time

I am trying to recreate a problem I encountered to try to confirm the root causes of it. One of the possible theory is that the problem is being caused because the server hadn't restarted for along ...
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Hard drive restore on reboot on windows embedded

My company has an old out of service device with windows embedded on it that we want to re purpose. Any changes to the drive (SD Card with 2 partitions), (ie: installed software, ip address, system ...
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Can't open ASP.NET site on POSready 2009 machine w/ IE 8

When the site gets built, it autopublishes to a LAN location (10.x.x.x). I can reach this location no problem from my workstation. But when I try to go there from the POS machine (connected to the ...
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.NET 4.5 for Windows Embedded POSReady 2009

Is it possible to install .NET 4.5 on Windows Embedded POSReady 2009? Essentially I would like to run WPF 4.5 applications. I cannot find anything online, but as far as I understand POSReady 2009 ...
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Change Read/Write permissions from command line or VB script without cacls

I need a way to automatically change the read/write permissions on a folder, on an Windows XP Embedded machine. The XPE image I'm using doesn't have all of the standard Windows tools, and apparently ...
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How can I stop a dropped (physical) network connection from logging off a Windows XP Embedded machine?

I have a Windows XP Embedded machine which runs a remote desktop server. For some reason, if the physical ethernet connection drops out, it appears to log off the current user. Is there any way to ...
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How to install service on Windows XP Embedded SP3

How to install service on Windows XP Embedded SP3 without re-building the installation image? I realized that I didn't install service on the O/S after building. Are there any ways to add service?
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Start PowerPoint viewer in full screen (kiosk) mode

I have Magic Info Pro (samsung) Software, and I installed on a remote screen PowerPoint Viewer. Every time it starts it displays the title bar. My boss does not want this bar displayed. I see that ...
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Why can't I enable software RAID on a pair of SD cards in Windows XP Embedded?

I was hoping to set up software raid between a pair of SD cards (for redundancy) in an embedded device but as I understand it, I need to upgrade them to dynamic drives to do this. The cards appear ...
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Windows-XP embedded stucks on second hibernate

I have the problem with the hibernate on Windows XP Embedded SP3: the second hibernation does not shut down the system (but stores the computer state). The scenario is as following: When the system ...
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How to prevent one service from changing the USERPROFILE environment variable for other services?

I am facing a problem on Windows XP with environment variables. Scenario: We have some services installed on an XP machine. These services have login accout set to the Local System acccount. Then ...
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I can't change regional options

I have a mini pc that came with a pre-installed windows xp embedded. Problem is that I want to change a regional settings( so I can have a 24h datetime and so on...) but everytime I change it to what ...
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Reduce remote desktop first time login delays on windows XP embedded

For some reason, when I remote desktop into a windows xp embedded machine it always takes ages to connect. After the first connection, it connects right away. Is there a way to stop this delay? Edit ...
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Run batch file on startup NOT LOGON

I want to run a batch file that maps a network drive but all of the solutions I have found run the script in the start-up folder which isn't really what it says it is. How do I map the drive BEFORE ...
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Very slow hostname resolution in Windows XPe

Hopefully a simple question to answer. I've built an XP Embedded image, and it takes from between 17 and 25 seconds for me to resolve to an IP when I ping google.com. Once it gets the IP address, ...
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Windows XP embedded prevent cookie wipe for specific Site

I have a kiosk that is setup on a XPe machine. Currently it is pointed to an intranet website setup for simple registration. We have a requirement to allow vendors to access their Reptrax account ...
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Windows 7 cannot view FAT32 formatted bootable usb drive

I'm having some issue where when I run bootsect with a command line of "bootsect.exe /nt52 : /force /mbr", then Windows 7 (the comp I'm running bootsect on) can no longer view the contents of the usb ...
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Freeze Windows XP Embedded if HP Thin Client is running 2 days - root of problem is in Z partition?

Hello we use HP Thin Client T5740 I would like disable Z partion or HP RAM DISK manager because if thin client is running 2 days Windows XP Embedded freezes. I checked the Z partion and it was full I ...
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Why are there only two cores in Windows XP?

I'm running Windows XP 32-bit on an Intel Q9650 quad-core CPU. In Device Manager, I see four cores. It's OK. However in Task Manager, I can only see two cores. Are only two cores used? If so, why are ...
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Windows sees my DVD player/writer, but it won't read/write any CDs or DVDs

My multi DVD writer (LG GSA-H12L) detects on Windows but does not read or write any CD or DVD
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Impossible to change Windows XP Embedded ip configuration

I have Windows XP embedded, used as video surveillance server. I am unable to change its IP settings. Each time I change it and reboot I find the old settings. I thought: "ok, it must be related to ...
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EWF Issue When Imaging Windows XP Embedded Using Ghost

On an HP Thin client, I have Windows XP Embedded 6.0, and I am using an EWF (Enhanced Write Filter). I make a disk to disk copy with Norton Ghost 2003, copy the image onto a usb flash disk, and ...
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c:\windows\system32\config\SYSTEM file corrupted in Windows XP EMBEDDED

I have this problem with windows xp embedded... Normally (using XP) I'd just copy the file from the repair folder (c:\windows\repair) but in this case I get no repair folder... What can I do?
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TV Tuner not found in Device Manager in XP Embedded

my first question on here, and it will probably my most important one. I've been working for a small company for a month and a half, and have recently been tasked with doing things I've never done. ...
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Windows fails to restart on reboot

We have many machines running windows xp embedded. The machines are configured to reboot if any problems should occur. But our problem now is that in some cases the machines seems to shut down, but ...
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Autohide Taskbar on Windows XP Embedded

I am configuring a HP Thin Client running Windows XP Embedded and I would like to autohide the taskbar. Generally, system changes can only be made from the Administrator account. Unfortunately, the ...
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How to use two USB printers at once in Windows XP?

I hooked up two USB printers to an XP-embedded system. (a Zebra label printer and regular HP page printer) Either will work when only one is plugged in. If both are plugged in, only the HP will ...
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In Windows XP Embedded how can you run Windows Updates?

We distribute Kiosk software that runs on the Windows XP Embedded OS. The automatic Windows Update is disabled in XPe. What is the best way to go about keeping these kiosks up to date with Windows ...
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How do I add a ramdisk to XP Embedded

I'm going to run a program that operates through some temporary files on a Windows XP Embedded machine, and want to spare the compact flash device. It came with a compact flash image already set up ...