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RESTORING WINDOWS/BOOT MANAGER

WINDOWS FAILED TO START. A RECENT HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE CHANGE MIGHT BE THE CAUSE.

I DON'T HAVE A WINDOWS INSTALLATION DISC.

FILE:BOOTBCD

STATUS: OXcOOOOOOf

INFO: AN ERROR OCCURRED WHILE ATTEMPTING TO READ THE BOOT CONFIGURATION DATA.

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    same prob

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Sounds like you have Vista. Here is a link on creating a Vista recovery cd:

http://neosmart.net/blog/2008/windows-vista-recovery-disc-download/

This link is a how to document on repairing the BootLoader:

http://neosmart.net/wiki/display/EBCD/Recovering+the+Vista+Bootloader+with+EasyBCD

You may have to copy and paste the link into your browser.
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe

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Your keyboard is likely defective. If you wish to troubleshoot further, you can try the following :

1) Enter the BIOS, restore the default settings, then Save & Exit.

2) UNinstall the keyboard driver and reboot, allowing Windows to install it's Plug-n-Play keyboard driver.

3) Boot into a Linux "LiveCD" distribution and see if the keyboard issue persists. If so, it's likely a hardware problem, rather than a Windows software issue.

If these tests fail to provide a resolution, you should consider keyboard replacement.

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