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Error Failed To Successfully Scan Disk For Windows Installations


If hal.dll was missing, the halold.dll file won't exist. Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by BERRY2006, Oct 16, 2008. Expand X:\i386\hal.dl_ C:\Windows\System32\hal.dll Replace hal.dl_ with the appropriate file name from the above table, but change the last L to an underscore. Apparently I only have access to F2 and F12. this contact form

I guess you would call this a problem so I'm stopping, awaiting further guidance 11-20-2010, 06:50 PM #12 maynard59 Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2010 Posts: 51 OS: If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. Please wait, since this may take a while... 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

Bootcfg Rebuild Failed

Later places-computer-media and here you are.... User Name Remember Me? I am not an expert on Dell's mbr but I do not think it is essential unless you have a recovery partition or want to use mediadirect. thanks.

First one - received a screen that stated "windows couldn't start.....", missing or corrupt \system32\hal.dll. so did "del c:\boot.ini" and than "bootcfg rebuild", but it gave me some "Failed to successfully scan disks for Windows installations" so could not proceed further from that step.. I think you did, but try it following these instructions exactly. I plan to download to this computer and burn to a CD..

chkdsk error Started by timkay2 , May 28 2012 04:55 PM Please log in to reply 1 reply to this topic #1 timkay2 timkay2 Members 2 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:34 Do NOT change hal.dll Some OEM CDs have those files uncompressed. Troubleshooting in a forum setting can be painfully slow and quite a challenge sometimes. Halfway through the install, after the blue console screen reboots you should see the new boot menu with two xp entries, and you should be all right.

shinybeast, Oct 17, 2008 #4 BERRY2006 Thread Starter Joined: Oct 16, 2008 Messages: 7 hey juju68 - I did DISKPART and this is what it says: 74882 MB Disk 0 at Keep it simple stupid. 11-19-2010, 04:08 PM #7 maynard59 Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2010 Posts: 51 OS: xp XP home with SP3 in a Dell Dimension E310 No, create an account now. 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

Boot.ini Windows Xp

If you are among those users who love windows, but are grappling to keep the system's hard drive optimized, then you s… Windows OS Windows XP Windows 7 Mac OS X By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of data and cookies.Tell me more | Cookie Preferences Partially Powered By Products Found At Jump to Bootcfg Rebuild Failed My games over now (We WON WAAAAAAHOOOOO!!!) so I will continue to check on you every 30 mins or so to see how you are progressing. Can get to safe mode with command because I get missing hal.dll file and when I am in recovery console and type cd \ it says "path or file specified is

The d drive is actually a restore copy that is built in.Here is the work around for that: Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied7 years ago. weblink Now once you are in the repair console to acheive this you are going to have to use the copy command to do this. So if you fix the Master boot record that should allow the computer to boot. Second and the rest - said something about hardware configuration problems, could not read from selected boot disc awaiting further direction... 11-21-2010, 09:18 AM #16 patmark TSF Team Emeritus

  • I did that, initially said everything appeared ok, I forced to scan by adding the /p.
  • did the zip/iso thing.
  • Expert: Brad replied7 years ago.
  • I ran combofix.exe (because i'm trying to get rid of a malware problem) and once my system went to reboot, I was encountered with an error: Windows could not start because
  • So, I didn't proceed to write a new MBR.
  • In fact, I went to , downloaded a copy do the laptop desktop, transfered it to a CD...
  • Good luck. 0 LVL 30 Overall: Level 30 Windows XP 29 Laptops/Notebooks 6 Message Expert Comment by:flubbster2009-01-15 To get to the root directory once in recovery console, just use: cd
  • and thanks for your help and time.
  • RE: Cannot Boot Windows xkjdhdg (TechnicalUser) 18 Oct 10 10:29 Using the Windows Recovery ConsoleThe Windows 2000 and Windows XP CDs supplied by Microsoft have a tool called the Recovery Console

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PS: READ THE PAGE VERY CAREFULLY!!!!! Print it out for reference if at all possible. and thanks for your help and patience.

There are 7 different versions of the hal.dll file.

open the link and scroll down the page and it will show you all the commands that can be used in the repair console and their associated switches. When I run the scan in the recovery console I get the error message "Failed to successfully scan disks for Windows installations. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Loading...

Instead, when I get to the Dell screen, my computer keeps restarting, endlessly, until I hit the power button to shut it down. I reboooted again, without attempting to boot from the CD. You will need to enter the Administrator password unless you previously disabled that requirement; if it's blank, just press enter. his comment is here Are you aComputer / IT professional?Join Tek-Tips Forums!

Category:Computer Share this conversation Expert: Brad replied7 years ago. On Dell inspiron 3521 Forum anyone know how to write a boot.ini file? 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 D is the install disk?

Well that should give you plenty of options and lots of work to do. Click No. shinybeast, Oct 17, 2008 #6 BERRY2006 Thread Starter Joined: Oct 16, 2008 Messages: 7 juju - just for the hell of it, i pushed the MediaDirect Button and the MediaDirect seemed I had same problem just burn a ubuntu 9.04 installation cd.

It kept restarting non-stop. Use chkdsk.... If you are not having problems accessing your drive, do not continue Are you sure? 11-21-2010, 01:11 PM #18 patmark TSF Team Emeritus Microsoft Visiting Expert Join Register a free account to unlock additional features at Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.

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 of :h so is there any way, that i can do to make my windows on :e recognizable during start up, like by adding some information to boot.ini file of :h Now before you attempt to copy the files which you will be doing 1 at a time using the copy command. You will only have access to the root directory of all disks, windows system directory and all it's sub-directories, and external drives.

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This is your CD-Rom.