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So, basically System recovery isn't detecting my operating system or either of my hard drives and I wonder if it even reads the Vista DVD after I get to that point also if i do have to redo it - if i get another hard drive and just install windows on that one is there a way i can get my programs Oct 20, 2003 #3 Nic TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,549 Don't forget to mention the 87MBs of windows updates (you need to do this several times because there are updates for some Once the setup loads, you will see the option to press R to repair a Windows installation. 4. http://wikisky.net/windows-xp/xp-home-sp2-boot-up-problem.html

Reply seenu December 9, 2010 at 1:30 pm System restore is the best option for Software error which cause Blue Screen Reply fnds December 17, 2010 at 6:15 pm Be advised Sign up now. SAved my bacon. To disable the feature, the registry on the machine needs to be edited. find this

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It's as if the computer is in a boot loop or something. The Windows Advanced Options Menu The Windows Advanced Options Menu provides some alternative ways of running Windows when it won't start up normally. Still have the BSOD. 23 Jun 2010 ~ 4:05pm Mike I tried several other fixes with no luck and this fixed my PC. For a full list of parameters type chkdsk /?

Chkdsk /p was a bust but Chkdsk /r did the trick!!! How can I fix my MBR on Vista HDD so not being dependent on Ubuntu HDD, which I want to take out and use for different purpose? Can Anyone help? Windows Xp Not Booting In Safe Mode and can't get the a command prompt to type chk dsk r or p.

Great, concise post. Stephen Dude, your tip saved me from unnecessary PC repair costs. i am forever indebted!!! Get More Information I have 2 other operating systems on their own HDD's: Vista 32 and 64 on the same computer and they work fine (for M$ at least).

Today, I want to share what I've learnt to help other folks get round this fairly common issue without the grief I had to go through! Windows Xp Startup Repair Without Disk Open up the text file and scan through it to see exactly what’s loading and when it’s loading. Download a convenient e-book version of this article to keep at your side while you repair your computer. Also if all else fails get a hdd surface scan bootdisc like Hiren's boot or something similar and use the hdd regenerator prog or spinrite to fix possible bad sectors on

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Ananth says: 5 years ago Thanks for the great post. If you only have one computer in the house and its the one with the corrupt System32 then you'll have to go round a friend's house with a USB and download/install Windows Xp Won't Start Does the cause give anyone a clue as to what went wrong and how to fix it? Windows Xp Won't Start In Safe Mode Most people would automatically assume their computers are dead!

I greatly appreciate you taking the time to share this workaround so clearly. check my blog But there is no password for the account. after waiting a decade for pages to i came across this page and it has saved me heaps of trouble. Let it proceed; it could take in excess of 30 minutes on slower computers, when this is finished move on to the seventh and final step. Windows Xp Not Starting In Any Mode

Amongst the files it fixes are: Windows Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) Corrupt registry hives (\\WINDOWS\\SYSTEM32\\CONFIG\\xxxxxx) Invalid BOOT.INI files A corrupt NTOSKRNL.EXE A missing NT Loader (NTLDR) The command process may apply It worked!!!!!! Anon Thanks! this content is it the same as formatting ur pc when using the method u list out here????

I find it weird that people come here just to criticize and make off topic comments. Start Windows Normally Problem Xp This is for win xp Andy All goes smoothly for me but still goes to blue screen 🙁 Any idea why i get f:/minint instead of c:/windows? I then reinstalled the other graphics card I bought a couple of years ago and now it comes up to a screen that ask for a boot disc.

My main boot hard drive was C: and, as this is a system with the Vista disc for recoveries, etc., on it (came with no cd was pre-installed from JB Hi

It goes to 75% and then stops. Enjoy! It Works! 😀

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  • sorry for bad english kimir thanks , it works ,, thank 1000x Moray hi there i am having this problem with my acer 5942g laptop i dont have the win 7 Am going to try the instructions outlined here but I have a q... To fix this I had to edit my boot.ini file in Windows. have a peek at these guys All is well, except Xubuntu 9.10 uses ext4 filesystem, and ext2IFS doesn't see it.

    Forgot your password? The computer is stuck in a boot loop between the gateway logo and the Windows XP screen. PCTechGuy If you are at all famliar with burning images to a disc, then do a google search for Hiren's Boot CD.