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What's the matter? I had a non booting Vista load for an important client where a reinstall would have been very troublesome. Go to www.dell.com/drivers and get the latest BIOS for your system type. 3. When I press F10 it's showing your factory installed OS non-vista. his comment is here

I just get a blue blank screen and nothing happens after that. How can I obtain those Vista recovery options? Processor: Devils Canyon 4790K @4.6GHz 1.18v Motherboard: Maximus Formula VI Cooling: EK Supreme HF EN Full Nickel Plated |Corsair SP120|ACool 240 45mm Memory: Corsair Vengeance Pro Red DDR3-2133MHZ CL9 16GB Video Remove disks or other media.

By repairing the MBR, it sometimes allows me to boot up, but sometimes I have to repeat the operation several times before success. If it did not work, repeat steps 2 through 8, then continue to the next step. I have tried unpluging the ssd drive, think its had it?

grub rescue> Please help me. After that I did what you wrote: fixmbr, fixboot, rebuildbcd, but without changes. finally i can remove my GRUB from my MBR. Alternatively, these instructions explain how to create a bootable EasyRE recovery USB stick/drive.

First, load up the Windows Vista disc in your drive and press any key to boot from the disc. 2. Jul 31, 2014 at 3:56 PM #19 mrmotivator Joined: Apr 24, 2012 Messages: 60 (0.04/day) Thanks Received: 0 Location: Bournemouth System Specs Processor: i5-3570k Motherboard: GIGABYTE GA-Z77X-UD5H-WB Cooling: Be Quiet Dark woolbe Paul-Gab says: 7 years ago This information helped me a lot! The active volume(volumes) will have an asterisk(*) next to its name.

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  1. Stan says: 7 years ago I am about to do this on a system with XP and Ubuntu, to remove an old Ubuntu (to reinstall a newer version on a new
  2. I bought and installed a new 1tb Sata 2 HD which I formatted and was working perfectly (K drive).
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Well, it’s actually fairly easy to fix the Master Boot Record in XP and Vista. http://helpdeskgeek.com/how-to/fix-mbr-xp-vista/ Thanks Mike poopface says: 7 years ago Does rewriting / repairing the MBR or boot erase all data or make all contents of the harddrive inaccessible? i had a virus on my computer and now whenever i click on a file (ex. Is there any cure to it?

Whatever… any incoming help in the very short term will be greatly appreciated Robert says: 7 years ago I build/work/repair my own pc's and just recently I came across a problem http://jactionscripters.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-error-6-the-handle-is-invalid.php DMA-1 Error Fatal Error. . . Wait for the process to finish and restart the computer to see if it worked. If I try startup repair, A-if i select the version of windows it finds, it says I don’t have the files necessary for it; B-if i just don’t select a version

Especially true if he has done some CMOS resets! BUY NOW FREE TRIAL Partition Master Server Professional server partition software for Windows Server system. Cant boot system, says 'Invalid partition table', also cant access advanced boot options?! http://jactionscripters.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-invalid-product-key-error.php What about just unplugging the ssd and try a spare HDD and see if you can load off the stick. :edit..

You won't be able to repair windows off a USB stick. P.S. (More info) I have windows 7 x64 i think and a corsair 128gb ssd drive with my operating system. Remember meLog InCancelBy signing up or using the Techwalla services you agree to the Techwalla Terms of Use and Privacy PolicySign UpLog InCreate an account and join the conversation!

This term is most commonly associated with the MBR partition table of a Master Boot Record (MBR) in IBM PC compatibles, but it may be used generically to refer to other "formats"

Line says: 6 years ago Hi, I had originally installed vista 64 bit on my primary hdd but i think I had the sata cable in the wrong spot on my In the case of linux/unix dual boots, the Windows partition is no longer marked active, hence the failure. Both fixboot and fix mbr do not correct my problem. Under the BIOS category, locate the latest version for your Dell and click Download File. 4.

But then I installed a debian linux on (hd0,0) with a swap partition on (hd0,1) and obviously, I had to format both partitions in linux format (ext3 and swap). always remembering that it could be a combination of both of the above.. And when i go to command prompt there is no C: drive and no windows version to find. http://jactionscripters.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-handle-is-invalid-error.php Advertisement ©2008-2016 The PC Repair Shop, Inc.

I had to do that for it to work, because if the GRUB list item pointed to where the Vista actually was (hd1,0) I could not boot it. I have that problem since last week and I don't know what to do. I’m getting “Element Not Found” errors on trying to fix server 08 with this method..need help Mike D says: 7 years ago First thank you for your posting, but what if I just get a black screen with a flashing cursor after the BIOS loads.

How about selecting boot override in the bios? Any 'rebuild' or 'search' options list 0 instances of windows installed. 2 - When I boot without the CD, startup tells me it needs to run chkdsk to repair windows (or It is purely for gaming and nothing else. Being in IT myself, these errors are actually preferably to other types of Windows errors.

but remember that windows is installed to your (x ammount of GB hard disk) you get an issue and reset bios or flash bios or similar. Also, in the recovery tool, etc., when it says I am missing something, I can browse or rescan. This is real bob the technician grade. You have all the boot drives there but just below there should be an option to boot off whatever so when you goto restart its going to load off what you

However, in this situation, you may not be able to access to the operating system, so firstly to a bootable USB drive is indispensable. Can anyone suggest why and what I can do about it please?