Or maybe just replace the file with your own version? Try our newsletter Sign up for our newsletter and get our top new questions delivered to your inbox (see an example). If you have a restore point: yes go restore! –Ivo Flipse♦ Sep 30 '09 at 9:31 Tried restoring to previous restore point. Back to top #9 Seacow Seacow Topic Starter Members 12 posts OFFLINE Local time:03:24 PM Posted 14 September 2009 - 06:56 PM My boot.ini isn't the problem.
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Sometimes it is caused by the device driver errors. Windows Xp Hangs On Startup After The Windows Logo Shows Does FAT file system appear? Sep 21, 2007 #24 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 (this is #2 of 3 posts) So here’s somethings to look at Uninstalling Alchohol and sptd.sys Have you just http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/253683-45-wont-load-hangs-splash-screen If you can get in safe mode, great, run msconfig and under "BOOT.INI" select the option "/NOGUIBOOT" under boot options and restart.
Perform a Clean Install of Windows. Windows Xp Hangs After Startup That detected nothing. the computer boots in safe mode, so I did that and used msconfig to try different boot modes. The event logs default to 256 entries (if I remember correct) tho you can change it.
I defragged once and it did boot up once after the defrag but after that first time the problem came up again, but I will definitely try again. view publisher site So Before your next boot: Write down the file size of of the current boot log file on disk. Windows Xp Stuck At Windows Is Starting Up Compare the entries for startups that work and those that don’t Check XP Event Log. Windows Xp Stuck On Welcome Screen You really need to uninstall the entire driver to remove the .sys file along with all its bits and pieces still taking up system resources, getting in the way, and possibly
Sep 16, 2007 #5 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 Well.... navigate here Welcome to Windows File Protections. (WFP) WFP is a Windows feature designed to help protect against malware or other problems, which could corrupt important system files. Also, look at the entry which should have followed. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Windows Xp Stuck On Windows Is Starting Up Screen
Thank you. I left it alone for an hour, and It did not finish loading. If not, look in ADD/Remove programs. Check This Out It’s used for FAT files systems.
Who is the oldest character in Harry Potter? Windows Xp Won't Boot Into Safe Mode Pls explain sequence and the what you did in what order when starting up and then getting into the bootlog file will help. Is Alchohol listed there?
Compare bootlogs for what started and what didn’t to help guess problem candidate Event Log Explorer is just a GUI to make it easier to view and save XP Event Logs. XP uses fixed size blocks when storing data so files may have some unused data bytes used becuase of the blocking factor. Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Hardware Unboxed Google+ Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones Windows Xp Stuck In Boot Loop From the linked article: The Last Known Good Configuration feature restores registry information and driver settings that were in effect the last time the computer started successfully.
Sign in 8 6 Don't like this video? Please click the link in the confirmation email to activate your subscription. The thing is though, is that I've done this a LOT of times on my old computer, and never had any problems. this contact form Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...
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