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Stay logged in MajorGeeks.Com Support Forums Home Forums > ----------= PC, Desktop and Laptop Support =------ > Software > MajorGeeks.Com Menu MajorGeeks.Com \ All In One Tweaks \ Android \ Anti-Malware I really think that the instructions with the associated zip file in the next to the last post in the thread I gave you will resolve your issue provided you are I was supposed to get a password request next. phijoa13-03-2009, 12:38 PMHi I'm new and computer illiterate, please be gentle and type slowly :-) Booting my laptop with Windows XP SP3 I got a black screen with an error message: this contact form

Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time? You can scan without changing anything first if you like bootcfg /scan This will list the proper paths to all NT operating systems. Use chkdsk to detect any disk errors." I then ran C:\WINDOWS>CHKDSK and it identified errors however a subsequent C:\WINDOWS>CHKDSK /P and it didn't show any problems. just a bunch of numbers but no indication that anything was wrong. read this post here

Can't find your answer ? shinybeast, Oct 17, 2008 #11 BERRY2006 Thread Starter Joined: Oct 16, 2008 Messages: 7 I have an XP disc. You will need to enter the Administrator password unless you previously disabled that requirement; if it's blank, just press enter. Close this window and log in.

I don't. If we have to resort to using that option you will still have to download an ISO file and burn it to disk to use it. Copy ntoskrnl.exe ntoskrnl.old Copy ntkrnlpa.exe ntkrnlpa.old Dir C:\Windows\ServicePackFiles\i386\hal* Do one of the following depending on the result Note: Do not add a space between the Dark Red and Red sections. If you have recently run defrag than that is not the issue.

windows as you see linux repairing windows mistakes.. 11-21-2010, 05:54 AM #13 patmark TSF Team Emeritus Microsoft Visiting Expert Join Date: Jul 2010 Location: Port Saint Lucie The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Is that ok? Let you know if I can get back in to xp.

you can always try doing a repiar install - sometimes simply trying to put back a good copy of files doesn't always work. Already a member? Windows XP, was doing a "disk cleanup". Click No.

I will check on you later buddy. Please answer these questions for me and let me know how you would like to proceed. are giving the same what i did is, installed windows xp on another drive of another hard disk (i have 2 internal hard disks), which is workingso what i now i already tried the repair console and did fixboot - no luck - but i didnt try fixmbr yet.

Note: The commands for seeing the files and folders on any drive are the cd cddir and the dir commands. Troubleshooting in a forum setting can be painfully slow and quite a challenge sometimes. Find them on the CD drive first, then locate the proper folder on the C: drive so that you will know how to type the copy command to get the computer They are: ntoskrnl.exe ntkrnlpa.exe For single processor systems, the files are named the same as above.

Change the drive letter if needed. Next step would be to download the following; knoppix or bartpe so you can boot up via cd to then view the contents of the drive identify the drive manufacturer and First off, appreciate what you guy do, if it weren't for the people that try and help, where would this Page 1 of 5 1 2345 > Thread Tools Search navigate here Or Dump?

Let me know how it goes. By the way great job getting the command in right. Get a Professional Answer Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.Ask follow up questions if you need to. 100% Satisfaction Guarantee Rate the answer you receive.

You will need to expand the hal.dll file from the cd to the system32 folder, using this command: x:\i386\hal.dl_ c:\windows\system32\hal.dll Replace X with drive letter of dvd drive HTH Blam wainuitech13-03-2009,

One more thing, go to the recovery console again if you are able and type diskpart at the prompt and hit enter and post back how your system is patitioned. lots of info but I'm up to try it, not sure how far I'll get before my wife yanks me away ... Close Box Join Tek-Tips Today! Connect with top rated Experts 12 Experts available now in Live! Now before you attempt to copy the files which you will be doing 1 at a time using the copy command. You might try downloading the zipped files to your desktop. If you need to change the file, first copy it to your desktop. We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below.

Click Start | Run, type cmd, Press Enter type the following: CD /D %userprofile%\Desktop expand halXXXX.dl_ hal.dll where halXXXX.dl_ is the name of the file you copied If not compressed, just My Passport Wireless Pro Wi-Fi Mobile Storage Promoted by Western Digital Portable wireless storage to offload, edit, and stream anywhere. Related Resources "Invalid BOOT.INI file" / How to write manually my PC Games \ System Tools \ Macintosh \ Demonews.Com \ Top Downloads MajorGeeks.Com \ News (Tech) \ Off Base (Other Websites News) \ Way Off Base (Offbeat Stories and Pics) Social:

Note that there are spaces between each differently colored part of the commands: CD \ (There is a space after CD) Ren Boot.ini Boot.old If you get an error that the There is also a brief explaination of how each command works. How can solved How can i modify windows 8 x64 to x32 solved How to overclock manually without risk How to disable boost and manually set clocks on 1050Ti solved How and thanks for your help and patience.

Goran.P, Feb 17, 2008 #4 dlb MajorGeek You should try this: Good Luck!!! You can get a free one at the link below. a few questions » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118>> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7. Keep it simple stupid. 11-21-2010, 02:25 PM #19 maynard59 Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2010 Posts: 51 OS: xp I hit y, then enter.

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