Yeah I know, I just typed it in wrong when I made my first post. Remove the Cd and restart our pc. system32\drivers\pci.sys Is there a easy way to repair the computer without erasing everything on the harddrive of the laptop? We can't start the computer in any of the safe modes.
Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 03-04-2011, 05:24 AM #2 pip22 Enthusiast Join Date: Aug 2004 Location: England, UK Posts: 4,527 OS: Windows 7 x86 SP1 Boot up If you do not, leave the graphics card in. If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. If you have a generic system and have the CD that came with the mboard, all the necessary drivers are on it.
I have attached my HJT log and would appreciate any help. To quit Setup without installing Windows XP, press F3. ---------------------------------------------------------- DO NOT at this point select R.... Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
If not I'll probably just try the repair install. Report • Start a discussion Ask Your QuestionEnter more details...Thousands of users waiting to help!Ask now Weekly Poll Do you agree with Reddit's crackdown on abusive users? I pulled all the PCI cards, re-did the expand thing and still get the same result. WTF?!
Otherwise, Automatic Update will install all the other (Express) updates eventually, but It takes the least amount of time to get all the Windows Updates installed if you go to the Thanks a lot for all the help though, I appreciate it. http://www.michaelstevenstech.com/XPrepairinstall.htm How to use Linux live Cd to backup files from a dead Pc XP-Repair install. Please read how to open your computer case safely before proceeding.
When I boot using the XP CD and load the Recovery Console, I have to re-set that third party program's configuration afterwards to restore the multi-boot feature, so I would rather please email me at 03-07-2011, 07:19 PM #10 bullonwallst Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2011 Posts: 17 OS: xp professional well i figured out that I cannot just CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Just have to idea what....
After you repair Windows , you may have to reactivate your copy of Windows XP And install all Windows updates. Related Computer Tips: How to Perform a Repair Installation of Windows XP Windows Recovery Console Commands System Recovery Options in Windows Vista Common PC Error Messages Understanding Blue Screen or Stop I was able to expand pci.sys to the C root directory, but can't copy it from there to the \drivers folder - or create a drivers folder. Type exit to terminate Recovery Console.
Seagate's SeaTools will test (almost) any brand of hard drive.http://www.seagate.com/ww/v/index.j...Do the long test.The Dos bootable versions of SeaTools can test the hard drive when Windows will not load properly, or even I removed all of the cards and both of the RAM modules, one at a time, but I always got the same message about System32\DRIVERS\pci.sys being missing or corrupt. The boot program is not there press control alt delete. I recommend IE 8 - IE 9 still has bugs, IE 7 never was supported by all web sites, and IE 8 is as stable and as bug free as an
Sub Domain and A Records HDD disconnects/reconnec... Click to expand... Click on the Install icon on your desktop - it will then have a box appear asking you to name the USB drive letter. By the way, at first I was going to try copying the pci.sys file using ubuntu, but when I was looking for c:\windows\system32\drivers, there was no drivers folder.
I put in the XP recovery CD that I made and it doesn't work. Hello, I have this problem with my computer. system32\drivers\pci.sys Is there a easy way to repair the computer without erasing Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Thread Tools Search this Thread 03-04-2011, 02:58 AM #1 bullonwallst
Sep 16, 2011 #5 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244 +234 You really need to reload and update XP fresh...
Recently my brother was using the computer and accidentally opened up a bunch of instances of the same game. http://www.computerhope.com/jargon/p/pci.htm blues_harp28, Jun 12, 2014 #6 Gunmonkeys Thread Starter Joined: Apr 21, 2011 Messages: 63 Try expand D:\i386\dllcache\pci.sy_ c:\Windows\System32\drivers /y If that does not work, try it without the _ Replace Pci.sys File Without Windows Cd Started by steve g , Nov 20 2007 09:13 PM Please log in to reply 7 replies to this topic #1 steve g steve g It's a command line interface that requires you to know the needed commands in order to repair your installation of Windows.
He did a chkdisk r on the c drive and then restarted the computer. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. Be careful, you do not want to damage them. You can get more information about the chkdsk command by typing the following: chkdsk /?
I've seen a similar entry and understand this virus can be removed though was not sure if I... Generally this is associated with downloading an application that includes spyware, by not having browser security settings large enough, by carelessly downloading P2P files, or by failing to install security sections Computing.Net and Purch hereby disclaim all responsibility and liability for the content of Computing.Net and its accuracy. blues_harp28, Jun 13, 2014 #8 Gunmonkeys Thread Starter Joined: Apr 21, 2011 Messages: 63 Ok so I put it on a USB drive and ran it.
ALL of your personal data is at C:\Documents and Settings\(your user)\( files and sub-folders of your user), unless you saved your data in a location elsewhere deliberately. As you suggested, I used my Linux disk to back up the recent documents that had been changed since the last backup to an external drive. Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent I did end up getting Win Xp to work!
For the most part, so this step is not included, you may do significant damage by creating registry changes, registry care will not make a vital difference, and unless you are Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsWindows XPSoftware Problems Solved xp system32\drivers\pci.sys missing or corrup Tags:pci vandell November 10, 2011 at 10:59:09 Specs: Linux i686 When starting, system says "system32 ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.1/ Connection to 0.0.0.1 failed. Seagate's SeaTools will test (almost) any brand of hard drive.http://www.seagate.com/ww/v/index.j...Do the long test.The Dos bootable versions of SeaTools can test the hard drive when Windows will not load properly, or even
E.g. If the above does not work. I'm so sorry Sep 16, 2011 #6 TorturedChaos TechSpot Chancellor Topic Starter Posts: 831 +18 ugh.....this sucks. But using a Linux live Cd does not show the Windows folder and does not always work and I do not know if Knoppix will work also.
So I guess the problem isn't being caused by the RAM. This only applies to older versions of Windows like XP and 2000. The recovery disk is a "Reinstallation CD" that came with the system (Dell Inspiron 6000 laptop"). Is there any way around this, or another approach altogether.
I tried the expand command you mentioned but I got the Access is denied message again. So I tried this as well and unfortunately it still didn't work. Report • #2 vandell November 10, 2011 at 16:46:58 I've gone through to step 5 but the response is "Access is denied".