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Vaio desktop won't even start up!!!

Everytime I try to turn on my desktop computer it goes to a screen saying there is a file missing or corrupted.
WINDOWSSYSTEM32........... so on.
It tells me to run the setup cdrom disk but mine didnnot come with one.I have a recovery disk but it wont do a thing for me. If I hit any buttons the computer just restarts. What should I do?

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  • samepagekj Jan 23, 2008

    it will not read any disc that you put into the computer. Is there some kind of command I could do that would make it read the disc?

  • samepagekj Jan 24, 2008

    If I try the F2 or delete it just restarts the computer. Any other ideas? You think the hard drive crashed?

  • samepagekj Jan 24, 2008

    the screen goes straight to the file missing or corrupt screen. It is all black. it is as if the computer never even starts to load anything or even try.

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It does that to mine to but I leave it like that, it never affect my pc any way. but if your really want to get rid of that you need to reprogram your pc, by having vista or xp. booting is the best. but before you do the booting you need to back up your pc or transfer your important files to any storage device like dvd/cd or external hard drive.

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THEre is no option about that but you should provide a bootable disc and boot your system in CD rom and reinstall the windows.

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    Emelio Navaja Jan 23, 2008

    Ok when you start the system "press "F2 or DElete to enter the bios setup.



    In there ; Go to the "boot priority" the selet the cdrom to boot.



    You can short cut it pressing " F9" and then prompted you to select the priority boot device.



    In this does not work for then you should examine your disc and the CD rom if it is ok.



    any problem arising in it please notify soon. i am online.

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    Emelio Navaja Jan 24, 2008

    No only the operating system of your computer get crash, What is the connection of your CD ROm ? is the CD Rom Work before? What do you see when computer first start load the bios.?



    _--Try this remove the memory and clean and fix it back and the start the system. sometime this error cause by memory dump that is it can continue loading the system.




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    Emelio Navaja Jan 24, 2008

    ok, when you try cleaning the memory and insert it again in the slot there is no display in your screen? did you fixed it firmly? if yes then, please try another slot of the memory beside the first one.


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