All rights reserved. For that matter my setup.exe file to instal my HP5550 printer won't work either. gonzal13(joe) 0 LVL 31 Overall: Level 31 Windows OS 3 Message Expert Comment by:moorhouselondon2004-10-03 There was one head-scratching error like this I have encountered with Win98. equals CD-ROM drive identification and that identification required for your computer may be different.4. have a peek at this web-site
The file is compiled at installation, and is then updated with any extra .vxd files as and when new hardware or software is added that requires the use of .vxd files. Unless of course, you're ready to get a new computer.. If the file vmm32.vxd truly does NOT exist on your system, then reinstalling windows over itself SHOULD recreate vmm32.vxd.
I didn't want you to try all sorts of stuff that could be posted in a guru's reply which might mess up your perfectly fine new install! It provides few peripheral drivers (See list in #2 above) and you cannot start the GUI environment (Windows) after booting with it, [Q178947]. Cookiegal replied Nov 1, 2016 at 3:38 PM Loading... I plain language, it is not a single file, but a container that has packaged within it a large number of other .vxd files.
You Need To Restart Your Computer. So, it should be findable by trying a few searches at the Microsoft site. Join me @ Gang-Wars.com! check my site Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Windows 95/98/98SE/ME Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Drivers by Category BIOS/Motherboard Drivers CD-ROM/CDR(-W)/DVD Drivers Digital Imaging Internet
Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for tech news and trends Membership How it Works Gigs Live Careers Plans and Pricing For Business Become an Expert Resource Center About Us Who We I thank all of you for showing me something new. C:\WINDOWS\system\vmm32.vxd: Missing/unable to load. Feel welcome to try issuing the following commands in sequence after booting to your win98 boot floppy, but no guarantees are offered (or expected): md c:\windows\system\vmmbak copy c:\windows\system\vmm32\*.vxd c:\windows\system\vmmbak extract
Google just disclosed a major Windows bug - and Microsoft isn't happy [Security] by andyross271. Proffitt's post and as for Shyamalmitra, I don't see s/he understands your Win98 system isn't bootable.1. Click here to join today! Get 1:1 Help Now Advertise Here Enjoyed your answer?
http://miniprofile.xfire.com/Larommi.png Reply With Quote May 10th, 2001,12:42 PM #4 Melmac View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jul 2000 Location Brandon, FL U.S.A. http://sysgsm.com/windows-protection/windows-protection-error-missing-vmm32.html Caveat: Not every CD-ROM drive is supported by the drivers included on the Windows 98 Startup disk/EBD. Restart your computer.Method 2Using a text editor (such as Notepad), edit the Autoexec.bat file and add or modify the PATH line so that it includes the Windows\System folder. RE: WINDOWS PROTECTION ERROR VMM32.VXD jbam (MIS) 17 Aug 01 14:27 Removing the CD worked for me....thanks all.
Bad L2 cache can cause it. You need to restart your computer. "C:\windows\system\vmm32.vxd: Missing/unable to load.. The folder c:\windows\system\vmm32 can be used to force windows to pack additional files into vmm32.vxd when windows starts up, by placing a copy of other .vxd files into that folder. http://sysgsm.com/windows-protection/windows-protection-error-vmm32-vxd.html You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.
After booting to a win98 boot floppy, you will be able to see this file using the command: EDIT c:\windows\system.ini If you copy this file to a floppy, and then open An EBD/Startup disk is nothing more that an open door to the system and provides a bunch of DOS tools. I removed CD and boot is proceeding.
another option is to find a download of JavaVM at M$ and run this - or run the iesetup.exe from the download dir (C:\Windows Update Setup Files)- if you have downloaded Save it on a floppy for future needs if you want too. Type umaxis11.386, and then press ENTER. 5. Is this likely to be the same problem or can the file be found somewhere?
b. Use this RAM tester to check the RAM http://www.zdnet.com/downloads/stori...,,0014L8,.html Reply With Quote May 10th, 2001,12:16 PM #3 Larommi View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Oct 1999 Location River Place a floppy in drive A:\ as instructed by the first box checked. have a peek here It would seem that these .vxd files just remain in the vmm folder, and I suspect that they could be deleted, but I'm not going to even try this.
Test your internet connection If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. A sharing violation occurred when opening VMM32.VXD Run Windows Setup again to install a complete SYSTEM.INI file. Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time? It will say the file is not saved, do you wish to save your changes, to which you reply Y for yes.
Possible fake Xfinity secure wifi detected [ComcastXFINITY] by anon304. Crank the computer up until you see the command prompt. vmm32.vxd is located in two places. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.
The advice in that same comment about renaming vmm32.vxd and then reinstalling windows, however, MIGHT be a way of forcing windows to rebuild the file IF it is corrupt and hasn't Covered by US Patent. Find Out More Join & Write a Comment Already a member? The unmarked ones are NOT in vmm32.vxd.
Chillyhilly replied Nov 1, 2016 at 3:48 PM Freezing and wifi dropping out... Do users create their own terrible designs and give themselves stupid job titles? Advanced Search Forum Operating Systems Windows 95/98/98SE/ME [RESOLVED] vmm32.vxd: Missing/unable to load ????? d.
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http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q191874 Windows just checks the hard disk before reinstalls. I tried reinstalling the restore disk but it keeps crapping out on me..Looking for drive "M" to install to???