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This problem may occur if the basic input/output system (BIOS) on your computer is outdated, or if one or more of the following Windows boot files are missing or damaged:
Boot.ini Use the Recovery Console loadTOCNode(3, 'summary'); 1. Use the Windows xp disks to restart the computer 2. At the Welcome to Setup screen, press R to repair the Windows xp installation. 3. Press R to repair the Windows XP installation by using the Recovery Console. 4. Type the number that corresponds to the Windows installation that you want to repair, and then press ENTER. 5. Type the Administrator password, and then press ENTER. 6. Type map, and then press ENTER. Note the drive letter that is assigned to the CD-ROM drive that contains the Windows XP CD-ROM. 7. Type the following commands, pressing ENTER after you type each one, where drive is the drive letter that you typed in step 4 of "Method 2: Use the Recovery Console," copy drive:\i386\ntldr c:\
copy drive:\i386\ntdetect.com c:\If you are prompted to overwrite the file, type y, and then press ENTER.
Posted on Oct 10, 2008
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When you start any of the programs listed at the beginning of this article, you may receive one of the following error messages:
One or more components are missing or broken. WMF graphics filter is missing.
Wmf graphics filter is missing.
This behavior can occur if the Windows Metafile (WMF) graphics import filter is damaged or missing.
To resolve this issue, rename the Wmfimp32.flt file:
- Click Start, point to Find, and then click Files or Folders.
- In the Named field, type wmfimp32.flt.
- In the Look in box, click Local hard drives, and then click to select the Include Subfolders check box.
- Click Find Now.
- Right-click the Wmfimp32.flt file, and then click Rename.
- Type wmfimp32.old.
- Press ENTER.
- Close the Find: Files Named Wmfimp32.old dialog box.
- Reinstall the program.
I hope that this helps!
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