|why did you format & begin the re-install? Was there a problem with the drive?|
Please provide detailed specifications of the system. Include brand name, make, model, CPU, Ram
There are several reasons why files cannot be copied during install. Faulty hard drive, Faulty CD Drive, Faulty ram, incompatibility with particular hardware, scratched or dirty install disk,.
How many times have you attempted the install? Does it come to the same point each time? Download a hard drive diagnostic tool which you then run from bootable floppy or CD. Do likewise with Memtest86 to test your ram.
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