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For your computer to boot right the master boot record needs to be correct, therefore type y and hit enter and lets see if that will fix the problem for you What XP disk are you using to access the repair console? If you have two processors, or a dual/quad core processor, the ACPI MultiProcessor PC hal (halmacpi.dll) is the one to use. You should now be at a C:\WINDOWS> prompt Type the following lines pressing Enter after each one. my review here

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Error Failed To Successfully Scan Disks

Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. I'm back to following your previos instructions re: copying files Page 1 of 5 1 2345 > « Windows XP Support | CMD problem » Thread Tools Show Printable Version BERRY2006, Oct 16, 2008 #1 Sponsor ekim68 Mike Joined: Jul 8, 2003 Messages: 49,221 If you have the CD of the OS, have you tried getting into the repair console? I don't.

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  • I did "bootcfg /list and bootcfg /rebuild and then I get the error: Failed to succesfully scan disks for Windows installations...
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  • 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 studiot, Feb 17, 2008 #2 xxjojoxx Private E-2 thanks for responding! .. Copy the correct file(s) from one of these folders: C:\Windows\ServicePackFiles\i386 C:\Windows\System32\dllcache C:\Windows\Driver Cache\i386\drivers.cab C:\Windows\Driver Cache\i386\SPX.CAB or from the CD: D:\i386 D:\i386\drivers.cab D:\i386\SPX.CAB If it is compressed (it'll have a .dl_ or Restart the computer and see if this helps..

    i used chkdsk and chkdsk /r but i still can't get into windows. Failed To Successfully Scan Disks For Windows Installations Well unfortunately with that disk we can't do a repair without data loss. m 0 l aford10 11 August 2010 19:06:14 You're welcome. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/250045-45-manually-modify-boot-flie Can your laptop burn cds?

    This error may be caused by a corrupt file system, which would prevent bootcfg from successfully scanning. Is it XP home, XP pro, or OEM and which service pack is it using? Is fixmbr safe? here is my problem..

    Failed To Successfully Scan Disks For Windows Installations

    How can Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video Ask the community Tags Example: Notebook, Android, SSD hard drive Publish Top Experts a http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/solved-windows-xp-wont-start-after-disk-cleanup-529860.html Give it a try buddy, and let me know what happens. Error Failed To Successfully Scan Disks Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members! Bootcfg Failed Random freeze, with working cursor!

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    Thanks for the help! Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework. Anyway, Got to the recoevry console, started the intructions Typed in Ren hal.dll halold.dll - no error Typed in Copy ntoskrnl.exe ntoskrnl.old - The system cannot find the file specified Typed get redirected here Make Google your friend too.

    if and ONLY IF ... I plan to download to this computer and burn to a CD.. Unfortunately I dont have a recovery cd or recovery partition on my hard drive. (I will most likely get an external hard drive after this situation for all my backups)

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    I had same problem just burn a ubuntu 9.04 installation cd. No, create an account now. Keep it simple stupid. 11-21-2010, 08:07 AM #14 maynard59 Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2010 Posts: 51 OS: xp Thanks, it will take a lot like not being Also please mark this thread solved using the thread tools option located at the top of this thread and selecting solved from the drop down menu when your computer is working

    Am I stuck copying my files to external hard drive and then just reformatting HD? are giving the same error.. noting currently happening. useful reference Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

    That's the goal here. Apparently I only have access to F2 and F12. Now this is alot of information but its step by step instructions on how to perform these proceedures.