Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works
Photo

hanging windows 2000 Pro,Help!


  • Please log in to reply

#1
TechQuest7

TechQuest7

    Member

  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 10 posts
Hello all..... I can't get past loading personal settings(AOL spyware program causing trouble looking for its program I deleted;I saw it in the log file before this happened)I try a boot disk and get the error message missing NTDLR.Anyone with answers???? Thank you for your help!!
  • 0

Advertisements


#2
blsimpson

blsimpson

    Member

  • Member
  • PipPipPip
  • 115 posts
Try booting Windows in Last known good...

Press F8 on startup to get Advance Options, and choose Last known good. See if it boots there. If not, post back..
  • 0

#3
Retired Tech

Retired Tech

    Retired Staff

  • Retired Staff
  • 20,563 posts
Try here

http://support.micro...kb;en-us;318728
  • 0

#4
TechQuest7

TechQuest7

    Member

  • Topic Starter
  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 10 posts
BL Simpson.....I tried both suggestions....I'm holding in safemode stuck at personal settings(password is on automatic so I can not log on as someone else).
Keith my Bios is out of date but not sure about how to up date it....old computer with no Dell support.

Edited by TechQuest7, 08 June 2005 - 01:42 PM.

  • 0

#5
Retired Tech

Retired Tech

    Retired Staff

  • Retired Staff
  • 20,563 posts
Are none of the options viable?
  • 0

#6
TechQuest7

TechQuest7

    Member

  • Topic Starter
  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 10 posts
not from my chair......can't get in to do anything........thinking of tieing the cord to the hitch on my truck and dragging this thing until it is gone!!!!

Edited by TechQuest7, 08 June 2005 - 02:04 PM.

  • 0

#7
TechQuest7

TechQuest7

    Member

  • Topic Starter
  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 10 posts
I have my 6 startup disks for windows xp and I tried them in my other computer,it worked(windows 2000 pro)but I don't know exactly what to do.
  • 0

#8
Retired Tech

Retired Tech

    Retired Staff

  • Retired Staff
  • 20,563 posts
You can do this with another PC

http://support.micro...kb;en-us;197063
  • 0






Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP