backup registry ------------------------------------- 1. To me it seems that all devices had previously been installed successfully. I have checked every system process in Windows task manager, and have uninstalled every Item in Device Manager that is 'unknown' or has a yellow exclamation mark or question mark next Reply With Quote March 1st, 2005,11:21 AM #7 DoubleTrouble2004 View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Feb 2005 Location Nashville, Tennessee Posts 4 Originally Posted by 9HOWE9 Hi: I http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-hardware/error-cannot-run-two-device-installations/9964153f-ba44-4bed-b2b1-5d8d91f32d93
However, I don't see how another device installation is happening. Bookmark the permalink. Restart the computer.
backup registry ------------------------------------- 1. I really thought that it was caused by the phantom partition I had on the D: drive, or the registry tweaks I did to fix the drive letter assignment issue, but I've also tried uninstalling all the USB devices in Device Manager and rebooting, but I then have to reinstall the drivers for all of them for the reason stated above. Whenever I click on the "add hardware" Icon in the Control panel of Windows XP, I get the following error message: Cannot Run Two Device Installations: You can install only one
This has been happening for a very long time. Delete some keys-------------------------------------1. Technotiger 13:11 11 Jan 05 Hi, this is just a thought, dunno if it would work, but - why not try a System Restore to before you installed your Printer and https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T61-and-prior-T-series/Error-Cannot-Run-Two-Device-Installations/td-p/84713 backup registry ------------------------------------- 1.
This thread is now locked and can not be replied to. Specify a name in the File Name box, making sure that "All" is selected in the Export range box, and then click Save. ***(Probably not a bad idea to create a it would appear the XP thinks that it is already installing some other hardware. Zulma Zulma Aguiar, Aug 13, 2003 #1 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?
OUCH There's no panic like the panic you momentarily feel when you've got your hand or head stuck in something Reply With Quote April 11th, 2005,06:37 PM #12 secretmax View Profile Is there a similar solution for vista or some other solution? and right-click and reinstall driver. Posts 13,087 Welcome to WD forums masterofcumnor.
Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Zulma Aguiar Guest When I double click Add Hardware Wizard in Control Panels I get an error that reads. Reply With Quote April 15th, 2005,05:38 AM #14 flashgo View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Apr 2005 Posts 1 Just to say thx Might be a littler off In the body that changed to "something" (which means "anything").
Sign up now! Big thanks, DoubleTrouble! Click Start->Run, type "regedit.exe" in the Open box, and click OK. 2. http://sauvblog.com/cannot-run/cannot-run-two-device-installation.html Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
What is telling Windows that an installation is happening? The hardware wizard was tied up with the message reported in this thread. Reply With Quote January 13th, 2005,05:14 PM #3 ITtopDog View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jan 2005 Location Tucson, AZ Posts 2 Originally Posted by masterofcumnor Hi everybody.
Repeat the above steps to delete HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Factory 5. See the solution Topic options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page eismane Token Ring We are having the same problem! Hopefully you won't be that, as you've started off in the right vein with a suggested solution ..
Brands names, trademarks, logos, company names used in the site are for representation purposes only. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? All rights reserved. Reply With Quote February 23rd, 2005,10:49 AM #6 9HOWE9 View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Feb 2005 Posts 1 DoubleTrouble's fix worked for me Hi: I don't know
I have already tried (extensively) googling this problem, and checking in other forums, and I cannot find an answer, I am beginning to become desperate and, having recently had to recover Upon restart my PC ran the Hardware Wizard and prompted me for a restart so it could rebuild the deleted registry keys. Repeat the above steps to delete HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Factory 5. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and
I did uninstall all the USB nodes in Device Manager, but after rebooting it sees them but can't install them without me doing the 'reinstall driver' on each of them.