Question about Microsoft Windows XP Professional With Servise Pack 2 (e8503040) for PC
I can not get my laptop to run for it says that the ntldr is missing and to restart computer
NTLDR is missing error on startup can be caused by
1) Failing Hardware (likely the HDD but can be some other things as well)
2) System File Damage (either configuration or missing file)
possibly due to a virus or malware
You may be able to repair the problem within the XP recovery console, but things like this usually happen for a reason... Sometimes random things cause this but there is usually a reason.
going into the XP recovery console from your XP CD will allow you to check your files and make repairs.
Although copying NTLDR directly may work, running
may repair more things too
If I were you, I would let a repair professional do a full hardware diagnostic on your machine to make sure your hard drive isn't on it's way out. Continuing to use damaged hardware may result in difficuilt/pricey data recovery.
I know Geek Squad can take care of this if you take a trip out there but go with who you feel comfortable with.
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Posted on May 01, 2008
YOU HAVING THE PRODUCT CD OF XP...
YOU CAN SETUP BIOS BOOTING AS 1ST BOOT CD-ROM AND 2ND BOOT HDD
AND SAVE AND EXIT
YOU CAN RUN SETUP AS NORMALLY AND THERE IS RUNNED SETUP AND IT WILL ASK 3OPTIONS ARE..
DO YOU WANT TO FRESH INSTALL PRESS ESC
2ND IS REPAIR OPTION PRESS R
3RD OPTION ESC FROM SETUP
USE 2ND OPTION RUN AS REPAIR OPTION AND IT WILL ASK WHICH DRIVE DID U INSTALL OPERATING SYSTEM AND ANSWER THAT DRIVE..
AND GIVE ADMINISTRATOR PASSWORD
AND CHECK WHICH DRIVE CD AS SELECTED FOR EXAMPLE IT WAS IN (G:\) MEANS AND TYPE THIS COMMAND..
G:\COPY NTLDR C:\
G:\COPY NTLDR C:\WINDOWS
IT WILL COPIED AND RUN AS OK CONDITION
Posted on Apr 30, 2008
For solving the problem do the following:
If the NTLDR is showing the problem is that the DLL flies of the OS is corrupted. It may need to install the OS again and see that the system is not swithched off directly without shutdown.
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Posted on May 01, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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