corrupt operating system

  matstu 16:16 10 Aug 2004
Locked

Have been getting blue screens when booting up pc when reaching the stage when the desktop comes on. The pc requires a restart and the more blue screen messages. Have found out that the operating system is corrupt and will require re installing. How do i do this and will I lose all programmes on the hard drive etc.

  VoG II 18:04 10 Aug 2004

Which version of Windows?

  Gaz 25 18:09 10 Aug 2004

There is a kernel32.dll file you can replace and it resolves the problem.

MS have an article on it - Ill go and look later.

It's the one about restarting wehn reaching logon screen.

  VoG II 18:11 10 Aug 2004

In that case click here

  matstu 07:45 11 Aug 2004

I do have a pc with XP on and thats always been fine. The prob is with 98SE. Had done a disc defrag since the probs started and it seemed to reduce the amount of these blue screens.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

OnePlus 5T review: Hands-on

See the Best Button Badge Designs of 2017

iPhone X review

Black Friday 2017 : date, sites participants & bonnes affaires