[win2kforum] Re: Splash Screen

  • From: "Oded Neumann" <oded.neumann@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <win2kforum@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2002 00:32:09 +0100

Is the "scanreg" a W2K or only a Win98-command?

Oded

-----Original Message-----
From: win2kforum-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:win2kforum-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Charles E. James
Sent: Wednesday, November 27, 2002 12:21 AM
To: win2kforum@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [win2kforum] Re: Splash Screen



How about F8 to safe mode, run the command prompt and type in=20

C:\scanreg.exe /fix

I also suspect that it could be a corrupted registry? What do you guys
think.

trent <felix@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>
>you could either hit F8 at the first splash screen ("Starting Windows"=20
>on
>black background), and get into safe mode to see if you can't fix it.
=A0If=20
>you were to have to re-install everything, you can go for the overwrite

>(boot from the CD, go through like your installing it for the first
time,=20
>only when it asks for the partition information have it use all the
stuff=20
>already there, which will delete the winnt directory and reinstall).
=A0Of=20
>you could wide the drive (either gdisk/other formatting utility) and
start=20
>from scratch.
>
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 trent
>
>At 06:05 PM 11/26/2002 -0500, you wrote:
>
>>Good Afternoon, All
>>
>>I have a computer with Win2K Pro and a young adult was using it then=20
>>when
>>I went to boot up I got the splash screen and then if freezes. I tried
it=20
>>several times with the same result.
>>
>>I suspect something has been corrupted in the O/S. I remeber reading=20
>>an
>>article once about that happening and how to fix it but can not
remember.
>>
>>I suspect I may have to attempt boot to safe mode and then run the=20
>>install
>>disk in hopes it will allow me to reinstall/repair. Does this sound
right?
>>
>>Does anyone have any suggestions?
>>
>>Sincerely,
>>
>>--
>>Charles E. James, Programmer/Analyst
>>U. C. Berkeley, Berkeley California=20
>>http://home.earthlink.net/~bamboogrove/
>>Dragon's Gate Taoism
>>
>>
>>__________________________________________________________________
>>The NEW Netscape 7.0 browser is now available. Upgrade now!
>>http://channels.netscape.com/ns/browsers/download.jsp
>>
>>Get your own FREE, personal Netscape Mail account today at
>>http://webmail.netscape.com/
>>-----
>>
>>To unsubscribe, send a message to win2kforum-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx and

>>put
>>"unsubscribe" in the subject of the message.
>>To reach the administrator(s), send a message to=20
>>win2kforum-admins@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>
>
>-----
>
>To unsubscribe, send a message to win2kforum-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx and=20
>put "unsubscribe" in the subject of the message. To reach the=20
>administrator(s), send a message to win2kforum-admins@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>


--=20
Charles E. James, Programmer/Analyst=20
U. C. Berkeley, Berkeley California
http://home.earthlink.net/~bamboogrove/
Dragon's Gate Taoism


__________________________________________________________________
The NEW Netscape 7.0 browser is now available. Upgrade now!
http://channels.netscape.com/ns/browsers/download.jsp=20

Get your own FREE, personal Netscape Mail account today at
http://webmail.netscape.com/
-----

To unsubscribe, send a message to win2kforum-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx and
put "unsubscribe" in the subject of the message. To reach the
administrator(s), send a message to win2kforum-admins@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

-----

To unsubscribe, send a message to win2kforum-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx and put 
"unsubscribe" in the subject of the message.
To reach the administrator(s), send a message to 
win2kforum-admins@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Other related posts: