Question about Toshiba Satellite A35-S159 Notebook
I am having problems when booting my laptop. The following information is displayed.
Windows 2000 could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt:
\MINNT\SYSTEM32\CONFIG\SYSTEMced startup options for Windows 2000, press F8
I am attempting to repair the file by booting using a setup CD-ROM but I do not know how I can access the BIOS and enable the PC to boot from the CD-ROM.
To Access the Bios Setup Utility Here Is A List Of Key Commands And The Make/Model They Are For..
Acer - Aspire, Power, Veriton, Extensa, Ferrari, TravelMate, Altos
ARI / ALR / AST (Advantage) - Press the Ctrl+Alt+Esc or Ctrl+Alt+Del keys.
Cybermax - Press the Esc key.
Tandon - Press the Ctrl+Shift+Esc keys.
Good Luck and Hope it helps...
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Hello, here are the steps to resetting your computer.
Reinstall Windows from a Disk
1 Turn on your Toshiba Satellite. Insert your
recovery disk or the original Windows operating system DVD
into the Satellite's
CD/DVD drive. Turn off the computer.
2 Turn on the Toshiba Satellite. In the first
few seconds while it is starting up, press and hold the F12 key on your
keyboard to access the Boot Menu. (Note: Some Toshiba models may tell you to
press "C" to boot
from the CD-ROM). The screen will display boot for
this boot up session only.
3 Use the arrow keys to navigate. Select the
CD-ROM/DVD drive to highlight it. Press "Enter." Be aware that this
setting is for this session only; it is not a permanent change.
4 Allow the computer to start up. Follow the onscreen
instructions for reinstalling the operating system from the disk.
Reinstall from a Recovery Partition
1 Boot up the Toshiba Satellite. In the first
few seconds while it is starting up, press and hold the F8 key. This will begin
the "Advanced Boot Options" menu.
2 Use the arrow keys on your keyboard to navigate
the menu. Move the keys to select "Repair Your Computer." Press
3 Select your language and keyboard; click
4 Select your Windows user name from the
drop-down menu. Enter your password if required. Click "OK." This
will begin the "System Recovery Options" menu.
5 Select the Toshiba Recovery Wizard and follow
the onscreen instructions. The Toshiba Recovery Wizard will delete all existing
data on the hard drive and reinstall Windows.
Hope this helps!
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