Because it could be a virus and just re-installing Windows would not fix it, you would have to format. Any clue what might be the problem? Thanks for a nudge in the right direction man!!! seems like ive been formatting alot lately i dunno well thanks for all the help Reply With Quote 10-08-2002,09:22 AM #11 AllGamer View Profile View Forum Posts Ultimate Member Join Date http://ebprovider.com/cannot-find/cannot-find-error.php
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I'm able to enter setup mode fine. If I choose Safemode or Normal mode I get that error "Cannot find WIN.com, unable to continue loading Windows" What sucks is this is my main computer with all of my One of two problems with the path statement is causing the error. Red Flag This Post Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate.
Results 1 to 12 of 12 Thread: "cannot find WIN.COM unable to continue loading windows" Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Talk With Other Members Be Notified Of ResponsesTo Your Posts Keyword Search One-Click Access To YourFavorite Forums Automated SignaturesOn Your Posts Best Of All, It's Free! Bell aims to halt VMedia skinny basic package Roku app [CanadianBroadband] by zaptor99512. To do so, type the following line, and then press ENTER: ren c:\windows\win.cnf c:\windows\win.com Restart your computer.
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Type: sysedit When you click Ok, it will open the System Configuration Editor with several cascading windows. RE: Cannot find Win.com skinzz (TechnicalUser) (OP) 7 Feb 03 10:54 no new programs have been installed recently. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. on the startup disk / windows98 disk please help me folks =) Reply With Quote 10-05-2002,10:01 AM #2 rmanet View Profile View Forum Posts Ultimate Member Join Date Feb 2000 Location
To do so, type the following line, and then press ENTER:ren c:\windows\win.cnf c:\windows\win.com", I get the message, "invalid parameter - c:\windows\win.com".Can somebody, anybody, help me?? · actions · 2002-Jun-20 12:28 am click site But FIRST you have to retrieve the Product Key. Matt _________ 2OO1 Explorer Street Click here to see my home page... Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...
I'm looking around and I can't find any help on this... its hard to soar with eagles when you are surrounded by turkeys Reply With Quote 10-05-2002,04:56 PM #7 Psycho Logical View Profile View Forum Posts Senior Member Join Date Jul 2001 http://bootdisk.com/bootdisk.htm Rollin' Rog, Mar 9, 2005 #6 bandit429 Joined: Feb 11, 2002 Messages: 4,962 Rog to be honest i m not sure how that happened. http://ebprovider.com/cannot-find/cannot-find-error-asp.php Scott My Explorer My Mugshot scawtiedog, November 20, 2003 #2 Howard Moderator Elite Explorer Staff Member Moderator Elite Explorer Joined: May 17, 2002 Messages: 4,195 Likes Received: 1 Trophy Points: 48
Advanced Search Forum General Tech Technical Support "cannot find WIN.COM unable to continue loading windows" If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the Rollin' Rog, Mar 10, 2005 #9 acekilla Thread Starter Joined: Oct 28, 2003 Messages: 41 ok i tried to get the product key but all it shows is dashes then c:\windows\system.dat That jumped right out at me.Also, try using the statement:rename c:\windows\win.cnf c:\windows\win.com · actions · 2002-Jun-20 12:36 am · PostalFirst pull up, then pull down.Premium Memberjoin:2000-08-30Simi Valley, CA Postal Premium Member
Thanks for the reply. · actions · 2002-Jun-20 10:52 am · vice8686join:2000-10-13Lancaster, CA vice8686 to Postal Member 2002-Jun-20 1:05 pm to PostalPostal, I just reinstalled Win98se last night. Win.com is called by Io.sys, and starts the process of loading Windows after DOS has booted. Edited by liquid73186, 30 July 2006 - 01:26 AM. 0 Advertisements #2 Retired Tech Posted 30 July 2006 - 02:23 AM Retired Tech Retired Staff Retired Staff 20,563 posts Did you Close Box Join Tek-Tips Today!
Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Do not attempt to reinstall Windows without it. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. More about the author If that fails and you have the product key, then enter: c:\windows\options\cabs\setup.exe and setup should begin.
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