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Old 05-08-06, 09:09 AM
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Missing HAL.dll

My friend cannot boot up his PC. He is getting a message about missing HAL.dll file.
I searched google and found that to fix it, you should boot up with a Windows XP CD-ROM disc and hit "R" for recovery mode.
When I do this, it does not list the drive(s) to fix and I just get a C: prompt and craps out afterwards.

What else can i do besides reintall windows?
Old 05-08-06, 10:43 AM
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Sounds like you need to make sure the drive is working properly.
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I'm afraid you can't do that, Dave.
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