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What do I look for in the System key (temporarily renamed Test2) of the bad OS? is it the same as formatting ur pc when using the method u list out here????Click to expand... Should you need technical or customer service assistance please visit our Support Portal Math question * 5 + 1 = Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;[LN];329771 MSDART.DLL try this or from same recovery console try bootfix. http://gsdclb.org/windows-2000/upgrade-2000-to-xp.php

i thought it was weird but i let it continue. All Rights Reserved. i was told i would have to reinstall windows but i dont want to lose my data cause i love it so (ahem porn ahem). it repaired windows (to my knowledge) since it said it was finished and put on a count down to restart. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/how-to-repair-windows-xp-2000-if-you-are-unable-to-boot-into-windows.8356/

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While you’re in WinPE, make that determination, and remember to ask to see hidden files: dir c:\bootmgr /ah If it’s not, just grab a copy of it either from the WinPE Not sure for Toshiba but may be F10 or F12 (or weirdly 0?) Reply With Quote 14th Mar 201618:56 #5 Azaran View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Member Registered: When I get to this next screen the first 2 selections won't allow me to click on them for Connect using a dial-up modem.

Dec 15, 2003 #17 SornyPanafonic TS Rookie Posts: 129 hi i installed a new motherboard and now it wont boot windows - all i get is this windows didnt strat properly Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? However, it's still easier and more powerful to use Win2K to inspect and modify the unbootable NT4W than it is to use a DOS boot floppy disk to accomplish the same Windows 2000 Cd Although the process is very simliar, there is a major difference - Formatting destroys ALL of your data.

Its code finds, loads, and executes a file named Ntldr (in Windows NT 3.1 through Windows Server 2003 R2) or Bootmgr (in Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, and Windows Vista). Windows 2000 Repair Disk Compaq users will usually have to press F10. Next month, I’ll move to the next step: the BCD, see "Fix Unbootable Systems with Bootsect." (And if you can’t wait for a working version of my SteadyState replacement, visit my https://www.raymond.cc/blog/easiest-way-to-recover-xp-and-vista-product-key-from-dead-or-unbootable-windows/ If you have a USB device that ought to boot but doesn’t, Bootsect /nt60 is often the answer.

Advanced Search Forum Windows Operating Systems Windows 2000 & NT Editing Registry of Unbootable OS If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the Windows Xp Blue Screen On Startup Then Restarts Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Help! much thanks.

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I'm using the regedt32 of a working Win2K pro OS to edit the registry of an unbootable NT4W OS. http://discussions.virtualdr.com/showthread.php?47408-Editing-Registry-of-Unbootable-OS You might also try installing NT a second time in a separate directory, fix your problem, then boot to the original. Repair Windows 2000 Professional This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. Repair Windows 2000 Without Cd The 3 glimmers of light that I have are: 1) that I can use Win2K's Windows Explorer to view and modify the entire root directory of the unbootable NT4W OS 2)

Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Community User Guides & Reviews Today's Posts How to repair Windows XP/2000 if you are unable to boot intoWindows ByRick · 374 replies Oct 20, 2003 get redirected here HOWEVER... System repair will only repair your software. Place the CD in your CDROM and start your computer. Windows 2000 Recovery Console

You will be asked to setup up Windows, or repair Windows with the recovery console. Reply With Quote 14th Mar 201612:44 #3 Niborius View Profile View Forum Posts Member Registered: Sep 2012 Most likely you have already tried this, but in the BIOS, have you Reply With Quote 9th Apr 201616:01 #11 Azaran View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Member Registered: Aug 2009 Location: Montreal, Canada Originally Posted by bikerdude There should be a http://gsdclb.org/windows-2000/trying-to-upgrade-to-windows-2000.php You can also include a comment.

Jan 18, 2004 #22 SornyPanafonic TS Rookie Posts: 129 thanks grog - i actually got it to install - i just pressed esc + enter and installation moved on and finished. Windows 2000 Recovery Console Download thanks again. Bootsect can fix a broken WBR in that case.

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Rick, Thanks a bunch! You can also include a comment. It worked and all my files are there! my review here All Rights Reserved Legal info You are reporting a typo in the following text: Simply click the "Send typo report" button to complete the report.

Jan 18, 2004 #23 grog TS Rookie Posts: 23 Check your drivers after a system repair some will have to be reloaded. Please make sure it is the same version of Windows that is currently installed on your computer (ex. Step 3: System repair steps A blue screen will appear and will begin loading XP setup from the CD. This all still doesn't mean that repair of the OS is impossible.

Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now CLick Start and select Run. Most users with Dell, Gateway, Sony & HP systems will press F2. is it the same as formatting ur pc when using the method u list out here????

Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.3 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. bootsect /nt60 v: /force /mbr Once your PC has loaded the MBR, it executes that MBR’s code. Choose F8 to continue. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

A good memory test can be found here: http://www.techspot.com/downloads/500-memtest.html Step 2: Begin the repair process You must boot from your XP or 2000 CD. Sent from my LGMS631 using Tapatalk I haven't lost my mind, I have it backed up on disk.