Start up file missing or corrupt

  RAVINDER MAHAY 07:10 05 Jun 2004

My pc this morning crashed.It would reboot,but when powering it back up.I now have an message saying : windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt:

windows root>\system32\hal.dll.

Can anyone help as my pc doesn't want to respond to anything.

  Diodorus Siculus 08:40 05 Jun 2004

click here for some suggestions.

  sattman 08:47 05 Jun 2004

maybe you could use a boot up disk, try to go to safe mode and then do system restore.

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