Use SCANREG..." Hello, I have a Dell Dimension 8100, Windows ME... Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Support Taking things stepwise, how else are we to explain your BIOS' failure to detect it? How much RAM? navigate here
You should see at least these: Code: DIR: AUTOEXEC BAT COMMAND COM CONFIG SYS CDROM
It's sometimes right in the middle of the board, others are printed on the edge of the board. ScanReg should also be there. If not, you may have to open the case and see if you can find the manufacturer's name and model number on the Motherboard. looks like I need to get that win95disk somehow.
Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by bacillus, Feb 21, 2001. Some of these things are just plain dangerous. The time now is 11:49 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-has-detected-a-registry-configuration-error-use-sc-31265/ then goes the a menu that offers the options for normal, safe mode, command prompt,etc when i select command promt it only has C> i have an amd processor, i think
With command.com missing, it may not. the pc was reported to be working ok apart from that. As far as previous symptoms, I slightly recall a window popping up on the desktop mentioning that I should remove a file (which was possibly a file similar to the himem.sys but it is tedious setting up the new one (formatting, installing the os, etc) so going to a pc shop is an option to consider if you're short of time.
IF the CD is bootable, you'll first get a menu to choose to boot from the hard drive or CD. Continued Advertisement Recent Posts Please help before I go mad TerryNet replied Nov 1, 2016 at 2:42 PM Microsoft OneNote DaveA replied Nov 1, 2016 at 2:40 PM Bad RAM? Us by R. I followed the instructions to a T.
does this help? check over here Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. this changes things, it sounds as if your hard drive is failing.
Rated R for Violence -- When your PC flies through a window, that's violent, right? 03-18-2010, 08:54 PM #9 OldGrayGary TSF Team Emeritus Microsoft Visiting Expert Join Date: Stay logged in Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. Reply With Quote May 28th, 2001,04:55 PM #7 ampunk247 View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Junior Member Join Date May 2001 Location Gainesville, FL, USA Posts 2 You could try his comment is here If I was the last man on earth, it would really suck because I would end up having to answer all my own posts.
The BIOS kept reporting floppy drive controller problems that simply weren't there. Rated R for Violence -- When your PC flies through a window, that's violent, right? 03-16-2010, 01:12 PM #5 lherring81 Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2008 Posts: 40 haven't changed anything in the pc!
I am almost 90% positive that to fix this problem you will need your Windows 95 disk. Rated R for Violence -- When your PC flies through a window, that's violent, right? 10-21-2009, 12:21 PM #3 lherring81 Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2008 Posts: 40 If you have a Windows 98se CD -- run an in-place reinstall to C\Windows (...and NOT to C\Windows.000). cause if that's that case, i'm getting my money back!
Recording current bad clusters. 0percent complete.........................INSUFFICIENT MEMORY!.... Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? kimmer kimmer13, Nov 6, 2004 #2 greg_s Thread Starter Joined: Nov 5, 2004 Messages: 8 - kimmer13, thanks for responding. weblink Reply With Quote May 29th, 2001,12:26 AM #9 brazilnut52 View Profile View Forum Posts 5000 Join Date Jun 2000 Posts 151 I fear I have done something very bad.
Reply With Quote May 28th, 2001,01:40 PM #5 John Lowell View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date May 2001 Posts 441 brazilnut52, So you can't even reach the hard drive I really dont think its that. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. So when i go on safe mode, the computer just freezes on the greyish white screen.
Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Reply With Quote May 27th, 2001,10:19 PM #2 Kevin930 View Profile View Forum Posts HWC Senior Technician Join Date Dec 1998 Location California, USA Posts 2,550 Boot from the startup disk That will tell you if the PC's basic hardware is OK. One was to remove Office 97 (including the registry keys) and one that rids the computer of programs like SaveNow (spyWare).
original problem was reported as problems with external modem connection. if it starts a setup program, you just exit it so that you are at a A:\ prompt or a D:\prompt. same with the other two (dblbuff.sys, ifshlp.sys. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More...