As mentioned in the steps above, I could repair my problem ("Missing operating system on Win7-Boot") with bootrec.exe and fixmbr + fixboot. now I can log on to my vista smoothly. I am also hopeful that this problem will go away once Microsoft releases Service Pack 2 for Vista.If anyone has any new information on this issue, please post it.Thanks. If your pc doesn't work after installing windows update, It's mainly because there could've been an error while windows was updating new protection software,, So what you do is.... check here
This is really pissing me off, as there are very important documents on here. djd says: 7 years ago it says my OS is on E: when in the recovery counsel, don't know why, shouldn't it say it's on C:? pls help me .. Chose Repair Startup. https://www.vistax64.com/windows-updates/247304-cant-boot-os-after-sp2-update-vista64-ultimate.html
I have three laptops set up that way and I use mostly 64-bit, but choose to leave it with the OS that it came with from the factory. chkdsk said it could not continue in read only mode. I thought something bad had happened and got my lazy ass to pop that vista hdd back into the laptop. I specified only the updates that were tagged "Important" (10 total updates) and elected to ignore all other updates.
After Vista64 Ultimate installSystem will not boot..period! easy as that! And I'll have to put in my windows key to authenticate right? Windows Vista Update Rollup I don't think they pow-wowed enough prior to forcing Vista down our throats.
I had some problem similar to this with the nividia dnls so I quit using them completely and removed the update. Download All Vista Updates After Sp2 Any other ideas? You saved my life. i thought about this I tried it and have finally had some luck.
That's... Kb3109094 Vista I have the same problem with my computer. If you shut your computer down when you see the "Configuring Updates" screen, when you boot up again you will see the useless options to boot in safe mode. 2). gil sadohgh says: 6 years ago Thanks for the tip. :) You saved my life.
I have a Sony vaio computer, and I was running the OS windows vista home premium. Some dozens now.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - DiscomBOBulated by thenightowl1234 / January 24, 2010 12:34 AM PST In reply to: Just so you know. Windows Vista Checking For Updates Never Ends Now that all of Windows was gone, still no BIOS screen.We also had the other dead laptop after an update but that one was the famous DV6000. Windows Vista Post Sp2 Update Pack But since the manufacturers configured according to Microsoft's instructions, then the problem DOES lie at Microsoft's feet.
Sometimes it does now, and sometimes it doesn't...a little improvement. http://sortpictures.net/windows-vista/windows-vista-64-bit-download.html I have seen it because I still use a Pent. 2 system I built over 10 years ago. I had a non booting Vista load for an important client where a reinstall would have been very troublesome. I managed once to penetrate this first small partition (about 100 meg) and received a message that the partition was not recognized. Vista Stuck On Checking For Updates
I am going to try and get a 2.5 3.5 convereter and try and hook up the hd to my desktop as an additional hd drive to access the data on Generated Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:48:48 GMT by s_hv884 (squid/3.5.20) Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar dead vista says: 8 years ago i just bought a new hdd to install windows 7 on it. original site However, that’s not true.
It shuts down to the black screen point, and then gets stuck in limbo...forever if you don't do something to correct it...such as some of the other suggestions here about taking Windows Vista Update Agent This one is for RTM version. shanman says: 5 years ago this worked great.
I had previously tried to run the updates by double-clicking, and had the Internet connected, but it was hung up like Windows Updates. I broke my computer but i fixed it using different methods. Hope it helps somebody out there!!ARCSolo Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Black Screen and No cursor! Security Update For Windows Vista (kb3145739) I believe this is where my Recovery CD is being read.
Vista performance & maintenance Dead in my tracks! Right now, I'm using Win 7 OS. Good luck everyone, Microsoft better get their shit together or they just lost another customer to Mac. my response I decided to install Ubuntu 10.10 on one of the partitions.
It just seems to be a matter of major patience and not giving up--your computer is not wrecked. Neither of my hard drives are there nor is my DVD. You are required to enter a password. Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Community Member List Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts Tutorials Advanced Search Forum Vista Forums Windows Updates Vista64 Ultimate RSAT/kb941314 Fails Vista64 Ultimate
I have a dual OS Dell laptop. If your still around. Now, the Windows XP recovery console doesn't even recognize the drive. You have to start up Vista in the Recovery Environment and then run the bootrec command.
I am running vista on the computer. It was strange as they where not explaining it clear to me to I went out and baffled about how it was broken but hey it's fixed now.So I suggest check by R.