Ticket #9403 (closed defect: obsolete)

Opened 7 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

Failed install of Windows XP guest on Windows XP host

Reported by: straightup Owned by:
Priority: major Component: installer
Version: VirtualBox 4.1.0 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: Windows
Host type: Windows


Installation of Windows XP SP2 guest machine on Windows XP SP2 host leads to error message - "a critical error has occured in the installation...", usually at point of pressing "Enter" to commence actual installation from CD-Rom, or at point of formatting the virtual hard drive for installation.


VBox.log.2 Download (163.8 KB) - added by straightup 7 years ago.

Change History

Changed 7 years ago by straightup

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by misha

This is most likely a duplicate of #9240. Please try a test build mentioned there to see if it solves the problem for you.

comment:2 Changed 7 years ago by rpr.nospam

I also encountered this problem in VirtualBox 4.1.2.

Just tried the test build
and it seems it fixes the issue.

comment:3 Changed 4 years ago by frank

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to obsolete
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