The d drive is actually a restore copy that is built in.Here is the work around for that:http://www.updatexp.com/scannow-sfc.html Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied7 years ago. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? The Windows installation scan was successful. at the bottom is displayed the following in sequence: Press F6 if you need to install a third party SCSI or RAID driver Press F2 to run Automated System Recovery (ASR)... Check This Out
When there did you do a dir /s and see files go by? my C: drive has the os on it and there is no longer a D: drive, but an E: drive with MediaDirect listed??? The following is an example. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-system/unable-to-rebuild-bootini/754aed00-f74c-e011-8dfc-68b599b31bf5
Here is a link to the thread so you can see the colors and will be able to type the commands correctly. just a bunch of numbers but no indication that anything was wrong. I plan to download to this computer and burn to a CD.. If you are not having problems accessing your drive, do not continue Are you sure? 11-21-2010, 02:11 PM #18 patmark TSF Team Emeritus Microsoft Visiting Expert Join
Keep it simple stupid. 11-21-2010, 11:09 AM #17 maynard59 Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2010 Posts: 51 OS: xp uggggg, I'm already stuck or confused... And, after that, type in 'fixboot', without the quotes..It should take you back to your boot options on the install. Stay logged in Sign up now! I will try this and let's keep our fingers crossed.
Get the answer aford10Aug 10, 2010, 3:25 AM You're welcome. Resources Join | Advertise Copyright © 1998-2017 ENGINEERING.com, Inc. What XP disk are you using to access the repair console? http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/250045-45-manually-modify-boot-flie Change the drive letter if appropriate.)ATTRIB -H -R -S C:\BOOT.INIDEL C:\BOOT.INIBOOTCFG /REBUILD FIXBOOT* Remove the Windows XP CD from the drive and restart the computer.If this does not resolve the problem:*
It says it can't find a windows folder yet you were able to go to c:\windows. Type the following: Systemroot CD System32 Ren hal.dll halold.dll If the hal.dll file is actually missing, this will give an error, just ignore it. this Dell disk says Reinstallation CD. Click No.
OEM versions of Windows XP, including computers that were supplied with Windows XP preinstalled, may not have this utility, so the following steps may not work:* Insert the Windows CD and https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/24054776/bootcfg-scan-won't-work.html You will do fine if you take the commands one at a time and will gain confidence as you start to see them work. Thanks for the help! Join our site today to ask your question.
This error many be caused by a corrupt file system, which would prevent Bootcfg from successfully scanning. his comment is here User Name Remember Me? I have a CD titled "Reinstallation CD" At the recovery console, when I type in d /s, I see The volume in Drive C has no label The volume serial number This will reboot the system.
Meet a few of the people behind the quality services of Concerto. Got to the recovery console... Do you have access to another pc? 11-19-2010, 01:58 PM #3 maynard59 Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2010 Posts: 51 OS: xp I'm typing on my laptop, problem http://qaisoftware.com/failed-to/ccmsetup-failed-to-successfully-complete-http-request.html If it lists 7 files (or at least hal.dll) type the following: Copy C:\Windows\ServicePackFiles\i386\hal.dll C:\Windows\System32\hal.dll Replace hal.dll with the appropriate file name from the above table.
both ended the same spot. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Use chkdsk to detect any errors" When I run chkdsk I get "The volume appears to contain one or more unrecoverable problems." I am able to get into my file system
Windows XP, was doing a "disk cleanup". BERRY2006, Oct 17, 2008 #14 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Your cache administrator is webmaster. 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
Staff Online Now etaf Moderator Triple6 Moderator flavallee Trusted Advisor Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Now this is alot of information but its step by step instructions on how to perform these proceedures. When I went to start my laptop, I mistakenly hit the Media Direct button instead of the power button, and I got an "NTLDR is missing error", but I called Dell navigate here shinybeast, Oct 17, 2008 #13 BERRY2006 Thread Starter Joined: Oct 16, 2008 Messages: 7 ok.
If you are unable to get the files copied correctly, we will then consider going to the linux route. Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 11-19-2010, 01:50 PM #2 Wand3r3r TSF Emeritus Join Date: Sep 2010 Location: Oregon Posts: 16,395 OS: Vista/Win7 This can be a sign Some seemed to work but not sure. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...
This error may be caused by a corrut file system, which could prevent bootcfg from scanning.Use chkdsk to detact any errors. (which i did and says the volume is in good BERRY2006, Oct 17, 2008 #3 shinybeast Malware Specialist Joined: Sep 29, 2008 Messages: 513 Fixmbr has never done any harm for me or anyone else I know. Scan using chkdsk to detect disk error.