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Windows 2000 Setup Error loading ntkrnlmp.exe error code 16

Q: Windows 2000 Setup Error loading ntkrnlmp.exe error code 16

Help I need assistance solving this problem.

When installing Windows 2000 setup copies the initial files to the hard drive and then restarts to begin the 1st stage of setup.

The system begins the startup process by "Loading the Windows Executive" At this point setup stalls and gives the following message:
"Setup cannot load ntkrnlmp.exe the error code is 16"
This error is duplicated in different releases in win2k from the beta 3 to the final releases.

Please assist, respond to [email protected] or ICQ 1937432

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ive seen this one tech spot before but nobody posted a real solution, any ideas!!! i am installing over a copy of windows that was put on by the manufacturer (hp) and the pc is less than a year old
help me!!!

thanks in advance
 

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Hello,

I'm having a hell of a time getting XP Pro installed on a PC. Everytime I try at get could not load \Ntkrnlmp.exe error code 7.

I've checked just about everything I know of.

Changed the Hard drive (3 times)
Changed the BIOS battery
Reset BIOS Settings
Changed PSU
Changed RAM
Removed Wireless NIC
Removed Floppy
Removed CD (tried bootable floppy) same error.

Could a defective motherboard cause this error??? that's the only thing I can possibly think of now...

A:Ntkrnlmp.exe error code 7

From Microsoft Error Message: Ntkrnlmp.exe Could Not Be Loaded Error Code 7

Also:
Microsoft System Error Codes

Microsoft Stop Error (BSoD) Codes

Suggest you bookmark both for future reference.

Hint, Google is your friend.

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:wave: Greetings!

I googled a problem and found the subject here, however the person who originally posted was insulting and the admin closed the thread on him, LOL! (Which is kinda sad since it was so high on the results page) Anyways...

I have a PC here that has the following error when I run Windows 2000 Pro installation...

File \i386\ntkrnlmp.exe could not be loaded. The error code is 7.​
I have tried two different W-2K CD's, changed out the RAM, reset the bios, and still recieve this error. I am not sure what my next step should be, as any solution I have found thus far requires that the system runs (which it doesn't and needs Windows installed) to copy the file into the correct folder on the hard drive. :giddy:

I would be VERY appreciative if any knowledgable person could help me out on this situation. THANX!

-Tom
 

A:ntkrnlmp.exe error code 7

I also had the very same problem, but found a way of fixing it. However, in my case this required two computers! Here's how I did it, and the problems I had along the way. I have a desktop with W2K and a laptop with XP Home. It is the laptop which I am trying to convert to W2K.

The first thing to do is copy the ntkrnlmp.exe file from the i386 folder on the W2K disc, into the i386 and $WIN_NT$ folders on the hard drive. However, each time I tried this, the file would not copy over and I received some 'cyclic redundancy' error.

I then copied this file from the disc onto my desktop with no problem. I then placed this file into a shared folder. Through the network, I then picked up the file from the shared folder via the laptop, and copied the file into the appropriate folders. No problems. I then restarted the laptop, and the installation of W2K completed. Bingo!

I hope this is of some help to you.
 

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Can anyone help me fix the error amd64\ntkrnlmp.exe could not be loade The error code is 4? I am stuck in the middle of trying to repair my windows xp professional 64 bit software. I am unable to get past this error. If any one has ever experienced this problem any suggestion of how to fix this would be appreciated
 

A:amd64\ntkrnlmp.exe could not be loaded the error code is 4

Hi,
This error indicates that the BOOTVID.DLL has failed to load graphics ( it is the Windows start logo). Some viruses change this file to execute their code.
 

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Hello,
I was having some trouble with a notebook I have that was running 98se, and decided to upgrade it to win2000pro. After making the error of partitioning the HD and creating dual OS. I dicided to reformat the HD and install win2000pro as a new installation. I created 4 boot disks. after using all four, the system asks for the win2000pro CD, which I insert. Shortly afterwords I get the following error....
The following value in the .SIF file used by set up is corruoted or missing:
Value 0 on the line section [SourceDisksFiles] with key "sp3.cab."
Setup cannot continue. To quit setup, press F3.
At this point, my only option is to quit. I have tried several times to reinstall win2000pro, but get the same error... What am i doing wrong? Is there anything I can do? Thank you for your help
 

A:Windows 2000 setup error

If it were me I would just "zero fill" the HDD, reformat and try reinstalling W2KPro.
 

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Error message has some non-alpha/numeric characters in it. I would have to add the picture to show you all of the message:Windows XP SetupSetup was unable to open information file hide [weird characters]Contact your system administrator. The specific error code is 0x7b at line 2088999592.I have no idea what this means I have been following the instructions for cleanup; got Ad-Aware running and it found some Registry problems. Norton System Works also found invalid Registry references, I let it clean. Still working on getting Spybot downloaded and updated, have not run it yet. I went to the Windows free One Care scan at http://safety.live.com/site/en-us/default.htm, selected full scan, agreed to the EULA, and the window closed. I often get booted off an Explorer session that has security fixes associated with it.Thank you for any enlightenment you can offer. I have a picture of the weird characters, they are on my PC, but clicking the option to enter a picture sends me to a box to enter an http:// script. There's no browse option to upload the picture.Thanks again,Jo

A:Windows Xp Setup Error Code 0x7b

How to troubleshoot "Stop 0x0000007B" errors in Windows XP

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Dell Inspiron 1545 does not load Windows 7. I ran diagnostics and it comes up with error code 0146. So I see that this relates to the hard drive. So I took out the hard drive and tried it in another Dell Inspiron that I have. The hard drive works fine. I think the hard drive is good. I am not sure what to look at next. I tried the hard drive from the good working Inspiron and it too did not load Windows 7 in the faulty laptop.
 
The furthest I get when I try to start the faulty computer is just pass the login screen. The login screen is extremely slow to respond. Once it finally process that I clicked on the login icon one of two things might happen. Sometimes you will see the normal decorative Windows 7 light blue screen that will eventually go to a black screen with the mouse pointer visible and responding. Sometimes a small dialogue box pops up that says it is preparing my desktop. It never does. The laptop will go to sleep after sometime has pass.
 
I would like to know what should I check next. I assume the hard drive is not communicating with something else that it should be. So perhaps a motherboard component? So it comes up with 0146 error code. But hard drive appears to be fine since it works fine in another computer. 
 
I am not a technician but I can follow directions and Google. Thanks for your time mates.

A:Windows 7 not loading, error code 0146

If you take a hdd which has had Windows installed on it in one computer and move it to another computer to boot from without removing the identifiers you may find that you can no longer boot into Windows. If you run sysprep on the hdd with Windows 7 or 8.1 before using it with another motherboard you should be be able to boot from it without any complications. You want to remove all hardware identifiers from the hdd, this generalizes the drive. Click on the Start orb, then type cmd in the Search box. cmd will appear under Programs above the search box, right click on it and choose Run as administrator. This will open the Elevated Command Prompt. In the Elevated Command Prompt type in CD C:\Windows\System32\Sysprep, then use the command: "sysprep /generalize /oobe /shutdown"Don't power the drive back on until it's in the other computer.Note: You'll want to install the motherboard chipset drivers after moving the drive. I would like for you to do the Startup Repair using the installation disc.  The tutorial below has a download for a ISO image which you can burn to a disc to create a bootable installation disc. Instructions for a Windows 7 Repair installation. A Windows 7 Repair Installation will require a installation disc. If you do not have a Windows 7 installation disc you can download a free legal ISO image of Windows 7 SP1 from the links below.  You will need to download the same version of Windows 7 that you hav... Read more

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Ive tried a whole bunch of different things to solve this error -
an error occured during DirectPlay Voice Setup. the error code is 0x8015017

Ive tried the DPVsetup.exe fix

RESOLUTION
This problem generally occurs only the first time that you run the test. If this problem continues to occur after the first attempt, follow these steps:
1. In Control Panel, double-click Sounds and Audio Devices.
2. On the Voice tab, under Voice Playback, click Advanced.
3. On the Performance tab, move the Hardware Acceleration slider at least one position to the right.

Ive installed 2 different files..

And still the tick remains on Mute against the microphone?? I can hear sound through the mike but cannot activate it?? Can anyone help?
 

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Whenever i try to install Windows 7 RC, the error code 0x80070017 comes up. It comes with the message "Windows cannot copy files required for installation. The files may be corrupt or missing." I have downloaded the RC 4 times but every time failed. Im using memorex dvds. I download the RC right off Microsoft's sight. I have no idea what to do and i need help

A:[SOLVED] Windows 7 RC Setup Error Code 0x80070017

I am having the same problem-any one have a solution?

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Need some help.
When pc boots up I get this error message c:\winnt\system32\autoexec.nt. The system file is not suitable for running ms-dos and microsoft windows applications. Windows 2000, SP3

Things that I have tried were the knowledge base from microsoft

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;305521
Adaware, Microsoft anti-spyware beta version
Windows Update
Trying to remove things from start up.

Can't figure out how to remove this error or fix it. Any ideas?
 

A:Error message while loading Windows 2000

Lets take a look at the running processes. Download and run Hijackthis. Post a copy of the log in a reply.

http://www.majorgeeks.com/download3155.html
 

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Using Agfa 1212U Scanner with Scanwise Software. Working fine. Both OmniPage Pro 10 and TextBridge Pro 11 generate error. Selecting scanner in the options menu for setup in Textbridge generates error. Finishing wizard choices, clicking on finish generates message.

Two messages appear: "Dr. Watson Fatal Error. Dr. Watson was unable to process. It is possible that process exited before Dr. Watson could attach to it. Windows 2000 returned Error Code 87 - the parameter is incorrect." The 2nd message is the windows error message that simply states "an error has occurred and the program must be terminated."

I had been using OmniPage successfully and don't know what changes created these errors. I thought it was the fault of OmniPage so I tried TextBridge. Seems all OCR software creates the problem.

I have un-installed Scanwise and reinstalled with Norton Antivirus off. I have un-installed both OmniPage and Textbridge and reinstalled. I tried a registerfix program that claims to fix code 87 problems - it didn't.

Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Buzz
 

A:Windows 2000 Error Code 87 OCR Software

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I have a new hard drive for my hp pavilion mx50 and when I put windows 98 on it and then go for the upgrade to windows 2000 I get the following error
***STOP: 0X0000007F (0X00000000,0X00000000,0X000000000,0X00000000)UNEXPECTED_KERNEL_MODE_TRAP

I also get the same error if try to install win2k directly on the drive!
there is no new hardware on the PC just the normal modem,Nick card, CD Roms, floppy drive, sound card,
but what gets me is that i reload windows 98 back on to it and there is no issues?
anyone have any Ideas what I am doing wrong.
 

A:STOP Error code for windows 2000

Lots of reading but it's probably in there:
http://www.microsoft.com/resources/...0/server/reskit/en-us/prork/prhd_exe_jadf.asp
 

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This is the second time trying to make windows 2000 work -- took everything off of the hard drive, got a fresh copy of windows 2000 professional with service pack 4 and got to 100% in the first phase, when it came to the second phase, copying started with the crypt.dll error -- last time got several errors including a kernel error and believe a rundll error. Do not want to make the same mistake again. I hope you can help, cannot use my computer. should these files be skipped and can they be fixed later?
 

A:error cryptext.dll loading windows 2000 professional

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I started my computer and I got a message "error loading operating system". I don't even have this computer hooked up to the internet. I have a karaoke burning program and Roxio 7 on it and that is it. How can I repair this without losing my data. My operating program is on partition C and the karaoke files are on partition D. Any suggestions?
 

A:Windows 2000 Error Loading Operating System

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This is the second time trying to make windows 2000 work -- took everything off of the hard drive, got a fresh copy of windows 2000 professional with service pack 4 and got to 100% in the first phase, when it came to the second phase, copying started with the crypt.dll error -- last time got several errors including a kernel error and believe a rundll error. Do not want to make the same mistake again. I hope you can help, cannot use my computer. should these files be skipped and can they be fixed later?
 

A:error cryptext.dll loading windows 2000 professional

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Hiya

When you apply Windows 2000 Service Pack 3 (SP3) on a debug version of Windows 2000 that has been upgraded to Windows 2000 Service Pack 2 (SP2), you may receive a error message.

The Application failed to initialize properly (0x80000003). Click on OK to terminate the application

CAUSE
This problem occurs because a registry key that is set during the installation of Windows 2000 SP2 conflicts with the Update.exe install program.
RESOLUTION
Microsoft has released a script that you can run before you apply Windows 2000 SP3 that removes the registry key.

System Requirements

Microsoft Windows 2000 SP2 Advanced Server
Microsoft Windows 2000 SP2 Professional
Microsoft Windows 2000 SP2 Server

Operating System - Windows 2000
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q316605
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/release.asp?ReleaseID=41186&area=search&ordinal=6
Regards

eddie
 

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I am using dell inspiron n5110 15R, my computer suddenly turns off after it is turned on, I've updated the bios version, but this is still happening I have run diagnostic and Error Code is 2000-0511 , Validation  is 14996
What should I do next?

A:Processor Fan Error - Error Code: 2000-0511 Validation 14996

Hi,
Thank you for writing to us!
The error code that you have provided to us ( 2000-0511) is a fan not functioning error.
We would like you to check if there is any dust/obstruction in the air vents.Also let us know if you have updated the BIOS after you had this issue.
We would also like for you to check when you run diagnostics on the system kindly make a not of the RPM of the fan and also not if the system heats up.
Kindly private message the service tag and email address.
Thanks
Robin

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I have just recently been having a few problems with my Dell Inspiron 1525. First, my battery quite charging. There was no sign of problems with the charge it just quite. Now I get a message stating that it cannot recognize the power source? I have not changed a thing. Then about a month later I started noticing that my computer will not update. I have it set to automatically update but then when I look to see if it updated, it shows that the update failed. I tried to dowload the new Internet Explorer but it says it failed to download. Also (recently) I have been in the middle of Sims or facebook and my laptop will just go black. Completely shut down with no warning. So I finally do a System check and it came up Error Code 2000-0142, Status: 78. Then it didn't even finish the scan before my screen went black and it completely shut off with out warning. So is this all the same problem? Am I looking at my hard drive failing? Any help would be great, Thanks!!
 

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Hard drive error code 2000-0146
Dell Inspiron 1525 computer. Screen goes black after Dell logo is shown. Ran diagnostics available when F12 key pressed when Dell Logo appeared. Two error codes came up during diagnostics. 2000-0142 and 2000-0146 "Self test log shows previous errors" Co-incidentally an email had been received with subject line "I enjoyed you in secret video" Others have had problems after this email, yet I can't find any reference to it on the net. It may only be co-incidence.
I tried booting from the installation disk. Screen showed "files loading" bar then went to the next screen with the green progress bar for a few seconds, then black and soon the hard drive ceased any activity. After a few attempts now the boot from the DVD just grinds away. There is hard drive activity but no progress.
I'm thinking bad hard drive but it doesn't seem reasonable. It is only a few months old. Ccleaner is used regularly and there hasn't been any lead up problems.
 

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Inspiron 14R 5420. Service Tag: <ADMIN NOTE: Service tag removed per privacy policy>
Error codes: 2000-0333 / 2000-0334Under warranty.
I'm in Bangalore. Please advice on how soon can I get a fix.
Am travelling. Will be in Bangalore for a day on Aug 2.

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Symptom:
The URL of a shared folder on the LAN,  copied into Windows Explorer address bar produces the Network Error in the above title.
Network Error: WIndows cannot access
\\server.LAN.com\MySharedFolder   Error Code: 0x8004005 - Unspecified error.
But from a Dos terminal, Windows Explorer can open the same location just fine.  From DOS terminal:
start

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Computer model: Panasonic Toughbook CF-31
OS: Windows 7 SP1
Processor: Intel Core i5-2540M CPU @ 2.60GHz 2.60GHz
RAM: 4 GB (3.89 GB usable)
System type: 64-bit

CBS Log
CBS.zip - Google Drive

I ran the SURT tool Windows6.1-KB947821-v34-x64.msu.
Ran fine, no problem.

Ran sfc /scannow
"Verification 100%"
"Windows Resource Protection could not perform the requested operation."

Also ran
Malwarebytes
JRT.exe
Adwcleaner
Hitmanpro_x64

I still get the "Windows Update Error, Error Code 80070643, Code 9C57"

A:Windows Update Error, Error Code 80070643, Code 9C57

Hi Qpuser,
lookin at your logs
couple of questions
Are you dual booting or have the OS on your D drive/partition.
can you also run, in following order

http://www.sysnative.com/niemiro/apps/SFCFix.exe
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=52012
and sfc /scannow

copy/paste the results please.

Roy

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Hello,
what is CPU U code loading error & cpu over voltage detected ?.It says press F2 to resume.I am getting this message after I start up a new system.But after F2 Its getting stuck at boot menu and can't load OS.Can any one give some feed back? Its asus P5LD2 mother board.
gizmo_73
 

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OK, had a virus (win min), deleted it, ran Hijack This, CWS+FIX but began to see various instabilities in the system (lock ups, programs not responding, etc).

Tried to re-install Win2000 from the CD rom as an "update" instead of full install so I wouldn't have to reload all applications, get's almost to the last stage every time and hangs at the Register update. Here's what works:

Setup: Keyboard/mouse detection
Networking items
Installing Components (during this it asks for the Nero CD, then the
Win 2k CD again. Seems this section is OK
Perform Final Tasks Update Start Menu Items Seems OK
Register Update (gets about 40% on task bar
and hangs forever)

Tried a reboot, it always gets to the same place in setup. And of course there is no way to boot the system outside of setup mode now.

Error Log says:

C:\Winnt\setuperr.log
setupqry (0xb7) Load Perf Counter Text Strings FAIL
setupqry (0x800700b7) aborting caught an exception
Error setupqry 0x800700b7 CompleteInstallation Failed
Error D:\I386\NT5INF.CAT catalog file could not be found. Error code fatal error

Any ideas? Do I reformat the maxtor and start over? Is there a way around this on boot?
 

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I have created a signed driver package using Macrovision Installshield for Vista x64. It installs without any errors. But when I connect the device(USB device), it says "driver may be corrupt or missing".
If I disable driver signing enforcement temporarily, it works fine.
I am unable to understand why it behaves this way, though I have signed the drivers.

A:Error code 39 on driver loading

I am also having the same problem. I have signed driver package from Microsoft WHQL targetted for xp, vista & windows 7 both 32 bit & 64 bit platforms.

The installer installs with out any error for all platforms. When i connect my device, it loads the driver for all platforms except Vista 64-bit system.

I am getting same error code 39. If I disable driver signing enforcement temporarily, it works fine and also it works fine If I manually install the driver from device manager by browsing to the INF file folder.

Did you get a chance to fix this issue either with Microsoft or by yourself>

I appreciate if you reply to my posy with any information you had with this issue.

thanks.

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at the end of installation of this seemingly good uninstaller program provided in the top of the forum called great programs for windows 7, i got an error that reads

Unable to execute file:

C:\Program Files (x86)\Absolute Uninstaller\uninstaller.exe
Create Process failed; code 740
The requested operation requires elevation.

any idea on how to fix?

A:Setup for Absolute Uninstaller error code; 740

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Skits559


at the end of installation of this seemingly good uninstaller program provided in the top of the forum called great programs for windows 7, i got an error that reads

Unable to execute file:

C:\Program Files (x86)\Absolute Uninstaller\uninstaller.exe
Create Process failed; code 740
The requested operation requires elevation.

any idea on how to fix?


Program installed anyway after error code, im sure its fine now

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Hi All,
I'm new here and I think I messed up the post that I made. I had meant to say that all of a sudden I can't use windows installer service I get error code 8007641 or error code 641. I'm unsure why I'm not able to use windows installer anymore and I'm not able to get valuable updates from windows without it. Has anyone else ever had this problem and if so, were they able to come up with a solution? Thank you. This is my first day on the site and unsure how to get around on it, but it seems like it's an exciting site and I'm looking forward to using it.
Thanks,
Miket797

A:Windows Installer, Error Code 8007641 or error code 641

DownloadmsiserverLaunch it,click YESRestart the PC and try to updateIf you still have issuesDownloadmini toolboxCheckmark following boxes: List last 10 Event Viewer log List Installed ProgramsClick Go and post the result.

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We inadvertently stopped our unsolicited Windows 10 upgrade of Windows 7 which caused the computer to show a Windows Error Recovery page with choice of "launch startup repair" or "start normally".
Either option got us to a Windows Boot Manager page that stated to insert WIndows installation disk (which came with our Dell computer) and restart computer. The disk does not run and gives a
status: 0xc000000f
info: boot selection failed because required device inaccessible
How do we get past these messages to reload Windows 7 ?? (and don't want Windows 10)

A:Inspiron 660 "locked up" loading Windows 10 (error code Oxc000000f) from Windows 7

You are entirely hozed. You need to reformat drive and reinstall from scratch.
Windows Boot Manager Windows failed to start. A recent hardware or software chance miht be the cause. To fix the problem: 1. Insert your windows installation disc and restart your computer. 2. Choose your language settings and click "Next." 3. Click "repair your computer."# Status: 0xc000000f Info: The boot selection failed because a required device is inaccessible.

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When i try to install (i booted from CD-RW) the Windows X64 Pro OS I get the message:

File AMD64\ntkrnlmp.exe could not be loaded. The Error Code is 7.

What can i do? It should be the released version of Windows x64 Pro (1830) but i cant say it exactly.
I searched via google, but i didnt found an answer.
In other forums they post a link to a microsoft support sit, but the solution to press F5 or F6
when promptet to press F6 for 3rd party drivers does not work.
Maybe someone of you can help me?

Here are some data from the burned CD:

CD volume label: ARMPXFPP_EN
Size: 558MB
Info of Setup.exe (right Mouse click): 5.2.3790.1830
(srv03_sp1_rtm.050324-1447)

Thanks!

My configuration:

Gigabyte GA-K8NXP-9 nForce4 Ultra
2x SATA HD`s
1GB RAM
CD-Burner, DVD-Burner, DVD Drive
X850XT

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dell laptop crashed diags show dst test fail error code 2000-0146 any help as to what the code means would be appreciated. ready to trash the dell after less than a year.
 

A:error code 2000-0146

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I am running a Dell XPS M1530 with an XP Operating System spit into 2 partitions. I have been receiving blue screens with such errors as NV4-disp.dll-Address and Driver-IRQL-not-less-or-equal. Today, I uninstalled a toolbar from Zynga Games and was asked to restart my computer to complete the uninstall. Upon restart, my desktop picture was intact and my icons appeared, but as .INK files I could not access. I attempted a System Restore with no luck. I restarted in Safe Mode and tried a System Restore again, still no luck. I then ran my diagnostics and was confronted with the error code 2000-0146.

I attempted to restart normally and this message appeared:
Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt:
<Windows root>\system32\ntoskrnl.exe.
Please re-install a copy of the above file.

Please help!
 

A:Error Code 2000-0146

How to use scannow sfc...
http://www.updatexp.com/scannow-sfc.html
You will need your xp cd for this.
 

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i need some help please. Yesterday my Alienware M15X was working fine. i restarted my laptop and im getting an error that says 0 disc error press ctrl & alt & del to reRceovery. when i did that it just comes back to the same screen. so i went into F12 and ran the diagnostics, i get an erro that says 2000-0146 hard drive failure.
i tried to hook my hard drive up to another computer and to try and get my data off it, but the hard drive is unreadable. so i got a data recovery software that i got my data off (at least it says it did) anyways.

i cant access the F: main hhd and i cant access G: for the recovery. I cant get to the screen so i can oress f8 to do the recovery that way either. the only other option i have is to hook it back up externally and try and reformatt it that way, but before i do i want to know if theres anything else that i can do to try and get it to recover.

any help would be awesome. also.. its a Western Digital 500g hhd. windows 7.
note i do not have any reboot cd's it did not come with it when i bought it from dell.
 

A:Error Code 2000-0146

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on Dell Inspiron One.  What am I facing here

A:Error code 2000-0141

Hi Goldengregory
Thanks for writing to us.
When do you get this error?  During diagnostics or while booting up?
The error indicates the hard drive is not found. Please check in BIOS if the hard drive is detected.
Do provide us your system tag#, email address and name via private message,by clicking on my name
in blue and then select send a private message to help you further.
Regards

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Hard drive error code 2000-0146 Dell Inspiron 1525 computer runnind vista home 32bit sp1. Screen goes black after Dell logo is shown. Ran diagnostics available when F12 key pressed when Dell Logo appeared. error code 0146 came up during diagnostics with error mes 2000-0146 "Self test log shows previous errors".
I tried booting from the installation disk. Screen showed "files loading" bar then went to the next screen with the green progress bar for a few minutes, then continued to the screen which you can repair windows or install fresh. During this process the DVD just grinds away. There is hard drive activity which also causes a grinding sound occasionally. if i choose repair windows it shows an empty box from which i can load drivers or continue on to the system recovering tools screen which dont work as it states no hardware detectable, but if i choose the instal windows option i can only get as far as the scan for drivers screen as no drivers are found on the system or boot drive.
I'm thinking bad hard drive but really not sure.
Any ideas? please help if i get a new hard drive will it be detectable?
 

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Hi
I get the following error code 2000-0146 when I run the diagonistic test in the computer. It does not boot normally in any mode and says "UNMOUNTABLE_HARD_DISK"..

what should I do?
Pravesh
 

A:error code 2000-0146

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Hi Support,
My monitor started showing only horizontal color lines and i don't see anything else on the screen. So, i had to connect to a monitor through HDMI and run diagnostic tests. On running BIST, i got an error with code  2000-0334 with validation # 3211 and msg: Video - User reported the patterns were not displayed. 

Can you please advice on what steps needs to be taken to resolve display issues? I am using Dell INSPIRION N5050

A:Error Code 2000-0334

Hi BALAMUDILI,
Do you see these lines every time you turn on the system? Is there any physical damage / liquid spillage on the system? Does the system overheat?
As the HDMI is working fine, I would suspect the LCD at this point, as the graphics card seems to be functional.
Run the LCD bist - Turn off the system and press and hold the "D" key + power button to turn on the system and it should run the LCD built in self test - see this link for more info - http://dell.to/1SkXNrG 
Download the service manual - http://dell.to/1Uzd88M and reseat the LCD cable and check.
If not, the LCD cable and the LCD assembly needs to be replaced.
If the system is under warranty, write me a private conversation with the service tag and your contact details(Name and Email). If there is no warranty, then you could contact our team to get a quote for a paid service call - http://dell.to/1vnT6CQ
Let us know if you have any other queries.

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I'm new to Techspot. I wanted to get into a forum to try and solve an issue with my computer. The computer is a dell inspiron 1525, with vista, and receives the following message on startup, "internal hard disk drive not found."
 

A:Need help with error code 2000-0141

The usual cause is that the hard drive has gone bad... But you may just need to re-order your BIOS?
Have your tried borrowing another drive just to see if it is detected?
That computer can be about 2 1/2 years old... long enough for a drive to go bad...
But if you have valuable data on it, you don't want to mess with it too much... just because it doesn't boot, or is not detected, doesn't mean you cannot access it later to retrieve the data... because usually you can.
It can be a lot of other problems as well, so tell us more about your system and what you were in the middle of?
 

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My computer is giving an error message "internal hard drive disk not found" when I start. When I ran the PSA I received error code 2000-0332 validation 69794. What do I do?

A:Error code 2000-0332

Hi STICATCH,
Thank you for writing to Dell Community Forum.
Boot into BIOS <F2> and check if the hard drive is detected.
Can you reset the hard drive and try booting?
Please private message us the service tag of the system along with your email id.
(Note: please don't mention the service tag or email id on the public forum as it contains your personal information).
Regards,DELL-Akshatha MSocial Media and Community Professional#IWork4Dell

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Dear forum / Dell support guru's,
Please help. This message appear:
Error code : 2000-0142
validation : 67235.
Msg : hard drive 0 - s/n s2wzja0cb33493, short self test unsuccessful

my laptop warranty finished .

A:Error code : 2000-0142

ANOOS1973,
The hard drive error means that the hard drive has failed and will need to be replaced. 

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Hello, my laptop (a Dell 1525 inspiron) which has windows XP service pack 2. Has crashed. I ran dell diagnostics and got the error code 2000-0146 "Hard Disk 1- Self test log contains previous errors." I tried to load windows and "NTLDR is missing" Came up on a black screen. Can someone help?
 

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I have Windows vista home premium, system32, and these are two problems that keep occuring for the last few months.
1. When computer starts up, a screen pops up that says: error loading C:\users\laurie\appdata\local\temp\byvwwu.dll The specified module could not be found.
How do I get rid of this message/fix problem?

2.Windows security update KB2483185 is ready to install; when I try to install, it fails, and error code 80070005 comes up. I have read some solutions and making sure I had permission to install did not work. Also, downloading a clean/scan program (RegCure) does not work; It scans and then says it can not fix my files without registering their program fully/paid subscription. There has to be a way to fix this without paying. It seems to be a large problem and companies are getting rich from it!!
 

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Hi,

Everytime I try to start my computer it says "Error loading operating system". So I tried to enter setup, but no password does work. Is there a way to circumvent Enter Password/solve this in another way? I don't know wether the specifics of my computer are automatically displayed below this message, but it is a Acer Travelmate with Windows 7 Home. Thanks in advance!

A:Error loading operating system & Unable to enter Setup

See if you can start it in Safe Mode. This tells you how. Safe Mode

You will also get an option for "Repair Your Computer". Try this also

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My Dell Inspiron 3521 with win 8.1 fell from table, then I tried to restart but it cannot boot and screen displayed
Checking Media [fail]Checking Media [fail]
I ran Diagnostics but the error code generated was
Error Code 2000-142
Validation 96672
Msg: Hard Drive 0 - S/N S2WZJ90D341179, Short self test unsuccessful.
 
I searched forum it was a hard disk problem. Then I used bootable usb stick with UBUNTU on it to check if files could be still accessed. Disabled secure boot and changed UEFI to legacy boot, restarted my machine and again  'Checking Media [Fail]'  msg displayed and then it booted into UBUNTU.
My drives were visible. I had Two Partition 700GB (NTFS) and 260 GB(FAT 32), 260 GB was accessible, i can browse through files but i could not open majority of them especially big ones. The error displayed was internal data stream error.
What is the solution to this problem ? is it necessary to replace hard disk, Is there any way by which i could recover my files?   
Product name: Dell Inspiron 3521
Bios Version: A05
Service Tag: 
Fixed HDD: ST1000LM024 HN-M101MBB (1000GB)
Sata ODD  : HL-DT-ST DVD=/-RW GU70N

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Hi everyone.
 
I've been working on a Dell that had the ransomware virus on it. I ran Sophos (bootable) to stop the virus, because the computer had crashed and is calling for a set-up disc.
 
Much of the virus was removed, but the operating system won't load. Part of the error code reads like this: windows\system32\c_1252.nls is either corrupt or missing.
 
One unusual thing is that the Dell site has this machine listed as having XP, while the machine itself has a Vista sticker on it.
 
The Dell was given to me, I'd really like to get it running, if any one can help!
 
Thanks!
 
Werv
 
The Dell error code is 2000-0146. I don't have set-up discs.
 
 

A:Dell error code 2000-0146

If you don't want to keep the data see if you can access the recovery partition. On bootup press Ctrl  + F11, see if that gives you the option to restore to factory settings.

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Due to a power surge, I had to replace the motherboard on my old optiplex 3010. After installing the new motherboard I tried to boot the computer, but I get the error code 2000-0511. I ran the diagnostic and the motherboard fan does not check out. The system won't let me get past this stage. Any suggestions?

A:Error code 2000-0511 (109066)

Hi TEXFAN1,
Reseat the CPU fan and check again.
Update the BIOS - http://dell.to/28uYidk - restart and check again.
If you are unable to boot into windows, then try flashing the BIOS through DOS:

Create a bootable USB - http://bit.ly/1mmhOE1 
Copy the BIOS and update - http://dell.to/1NyXDjK 

If the issue is not resolved, then I would suggest the fan to be replaced.
If the system is under warranty, write me a private conversation with the service tag and your contact details(Name and Email). If there is no warranty, then you could contact our team to get a quote for a paid service call - http://dell.to/1vnT6CQ
Let us know if you have any other queries.

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