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Triple6 replied Nov 1, 2016 at 12:48 PM XY coordinate on top of area chart Masta Squidge replied Nov 1, 2016 at 12:47 PM Locked out of Windows - Auto... Give it a try and see how far you can get. __________________ Microsoft MVP - Windows Expert - Consumer Of course I know all the answers; I just don't always match yes the website you listed would be a good spot to create your boot disk from. kimmer13, Nov 6, 2004 #8 greg_s Thread Starter Joined: Nov 5, 2004 Messages: 8 - kimmer, I went to a computer chat room for other opinions and they said the same http://pubdimensions.com/windows-98/windows-98-ip-configuration-fatal-error.php

Allow the Restart Reply With Quote July 30th, 2004,06:09 PM #3 Leonard_H View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Med Student Join Date Jul 2004 Posts 9 Thanks i think it's working A reinstall can fail on an infected system. If not, you may have to open the case and see if you can find the manufacturer's name and model number on the Motherboard. You could try the recovery CD and see if it will do the job.

Thread Status: Not open for further replies. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. If not, you might be able to connect the floppy drive from this PC to another PC long enough to create a floppy disk.

The key or key combo to enter Bios Setup is usually mentioned in a banner message or splash screen as the PC is first powering on (you can use the PAUSE When you power on the system, it should display a message telling you which key to press for Setup or BIOS, DEL and F2 are common. It’s very frustrating, and any help would be very gratefully received. use SCANREG to correct this error." ...and that i'm supposed to go on safe mode.

There are 2 screws that are very visible and easy to reach, but once I took those 2 screws out, the harddrive wouldn't really move out from it's metal brace that According to my research about the Dell 8100, you need PC800 RDRAM For example: http://www.4allmemory.com/index.cfm?...model_id=17280 (I've never used that company so I can't really recommend them. If you feel uncomfortable, then by all means seek guidance. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/registryconfiguration-error-83205/ But where you are now is how many of us actually learned!!!!

ditto for the other two files. Advanced Search Forum Windows Operating Systems Windows 95/98/ME windows has detected a registry/configuration error. greg_s, Nov 6, 2004 #3 greg_s Thread Starter Joined: Nov 5, 2004 Messages: 8 greg_s said: - kimmer13, thanks for responding. You can test the Win98 CD in another PC, see if it boots You can try a CD you know to be bootable (XP or a Linux Live CD) to see

Rated R for Violence -- When your PC flies through a window, that's violent, right? 10-21-2009, 12:21 PM #3 lherring81 Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2008 Posts: 40 https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-has-detected-a-registry-configuration-error-use-sc-31265/ Forum Today's Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Forum Leaders What's New? Replacing a hard drive is a good experience, since you sound like you want to do it. Quote: Originally Posted by lherring81 will windows boot from a cd b/c i do not know a a drive on a working pc I'm not quite sure what you mean.

Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: "Windows has detected a registry/configuration error. That will tell you if the PC's basic hardware is OK. OR don't have another PC with a working floppy drive to make a boot floppy with? What processor is installed?

All rights reserved. or let me know if you'd like me to paste the full instructions here] You might also consider a "lite" version of Linux for that oldie -- such as Xbuntu -- You will still need your hard drive itself to be sound. http://pubdimensions.com/windows-98/windows-98-registry-error.php Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.

If you don't have a Win98/Win98SE CD, or any other Windows CD you can install on this system, you might consider a version of Linux. give me your opinon too thanks - Leonard Reply With Quote July 30th, 2004,06:21 PM #5 Rapmaster View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual PC Specialist!!! I have no idea of how to move on from this to saving them on floppy or cd.I guess I'm resigned to moving on from here to buying/reinstalling windows.

ScanReg should also be there.

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Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. Laptop screen is black but works... from there you would type "dir c:\himem.sys /s" and press enter. check over here If not, do you have a working system with a floppy drive that one can be created on? . __________________ Microsoft MVP - Windows Expert - Consumer Of course I know

i talked to somone and he said RAM is ram, it just makes yoru computer faster, it shouldn't matter HOW MUCH RAM DO YOU THINK I'LL NEED FOR a computer running It's sometimes right in the middle of the board, others are printed on the edge of the board. Use SC The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Try to run a malware scan first (from a bootable CD, or slave the hard drive in another PC) before reinstalling.

I went on vacation for about 2 days and came back. You can have a friend make the UBCD for you. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. i am just tired of trying to remedy the problem b/c i cannot fix it.

All rights reserved. Type the following to add that folder to the path, it will make it easier to type commands: set path=%path%;C:\Windows\Command. same with the other two (dblbuff.sys, ifshlp.sys. Your data (files, records, letters, etc) will also be lost when you format the drive so these need to be saved on a floppy disk or whatever before you start if

An installation CD for Win98 would be ok too, if your system bios is set to boot from CD. my virus checker hasn't been updated for amonth, and since i can't go on the internet, it's not too helpful at all, at least i think so i'm not too sure... Stay logged in Sign up now! Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

i'll be logged on most of the day today (sat). Stuck on Windows Startup Screen (Registry/Configuration error) This is a discussion on Stuck on Windows Startup Screen (Registry/Configuration error) within the Win 98 & ME Support forums, part of the Tech THANKS SO MUCH! I have a computer with windows 98 (se i think).

Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Rapmaster (I don't like rap music.) Microsoft MVP, Windows - Shell/User Reply With Quote July 30th, 2004,06:24 PM #6 Leonard_H View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Med Student Join Date Jul