Unable to boot-up

  JClthd 15:23 18 May 2005

Using a compac (2 months old) model SR1340uk, Product PS266AA-ABU, Software buld 516heREf2, Hardware bom 00B041100, Software Bom 00B041100, AND A thlon 64 processor 3200+, ATI RADEON X300.
When I try to boot up I get the following message:
'Windows could not start because the following file is missing or currupt.Please reinstall a copy of the above file. WINDOWS ROOT>\system32\HAL.dll
I have tryed to locate it in a home edition of xp without success.
Can any 1 please help in datail this proceedure.

thanks John Coulthard

  Diodorus Siculus 17:26 18 May 2005

click here
Windows XP Setup - Missing HAL.DLL

  talia 18:17 18 May 2005

Have you tried booting from the cd and running a repair?

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