need to start a pc with a file missing ?

  Ikelos 18:06 29 Apr 2006
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hi, need a bit of help, a very long story cut short.. we have tried to upgrade a win95 to win98, been on it all day..it tells us there is a file missing and so can not load, the file being,VMM32.VXD, looked it up and there is a cure by going into sys.ini and putting a ; in front of it, the pc will start in safe mode but the file is not there.i assume because it does not load in safe mode. so we are stuck, any ideas if anything can be done in safe mode.

thank you

  namtas 18:11 29 Apr 2006
  VoG II 18:12 29 Apr 2006

There is a fix click here

  GANDALF <|:-)> 18:12 29 Apr 2006

click here should help.

G

  Ikelos 18:23 29 Apr 2006

thank you all, i will try again,

  Ikelos 18:36 29 Apr 2006

I do not understand a bit of it, i have gone into regedit and found the 3 files, it says extract the files to the VMM32 folder, that is where they are now, or am i reading it all wrong..thanks

  namtas 19:00 29 Apr 2006

Not sure if this will be any easier to follow, it is comprehensive repair and is quite involved.

You could do a re-install windows 98 over the top, or have you tried that.

click here

  Ikelos 19:08 29 Apr 2006

thank you for that, that looks more my sort of thing, i will try a reinstall first, if that does not work, i will start afresh in the morning, been messing with this since 10.30 this morning..........and thanks again

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