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HAL.dll is a critical file of Windows - it's the only file that connects Windows with the hardware. This message appears when this file is either missing or not where it's supposed to be. Just 2 things can cause that: a failure of the hard disk or a severe Windows corruption. This in turn can be caused by 2 things : a serious virus infection(usually) or a really bad program that was running just before this message appeared.
The best way to fix this is to perform a full reinstall and then add only the absolute necessary programs. If the problem returns quickly then the hard disk is dying and you will have to replace it.
Posted on Apr 09, 2011
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If you cannot reinstall from your original system restoration disk due to counterfeiting or other problems, then you have to either A. purchase a new copy of Windows or B. what I recommended, download a copy of either Mandriva Linux or Linux Mint Live CD, (google it) burn it to a CD, then run/install to your netbook. You will need access to a healthy computer to download/burn the CD however, they do sell copies for about $5 US but you'll have to wait for it to come in the mail. You will need a usb external cd drive to install it though. There are also ways to install from a flash drive but it can be a bit complicated. If you run the live CD, you can test the operating system out to see if you like it first before you install it and also recover your document files from your hard drive if you need to do that before installing (it can run straight from the CD). Keep in mind though that the CD version will run a bit slower than the hard drive installation will. I am using Mandriva and it is much more stable than Windows (never the blue screen of death), doesn't require anti-virus, and boots and runs much much faster than Windows XP ever did. I only use Windows now for certain applications for my job but, for surfing the net, email and word processing, it's Linux all the way. My brother got rid of Windows XP and runs Linux Mint now. I have other friends doing the same.
Posted on Apr 11, 2011
How cant i down load a microsoft windows 11 xp professional because a delated my micrososoft windows 11 xp professional because they have a problem and the problem of the microsoft windows 11 xp professional are \may be a victim of softwear counterfeiting\ how cant i do install a microsoft windows 11 xp professional i dont a CD of the microsoft windows 11
Posted on Apr 10, 2011
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