If you cannot run system restore successfully nor system repair, your only option is to re-install Vista. Your step 5 indicates that service pack 1 was not installed; that Windows reverted back to before SP1 when it encountered an error. What should I do? i dont have the restore CD it is windows vista service pack 1 i got an emachines desktop Add your answer Source Submit Cancel Report Abuse I think this question violates http://sysgsm.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-service-pack-1-error-0xc01a001d.html
for a long time. I do have the luxury of having an Acronis clone HD sitting in my desk drawer, so I am still avoiding the SP1 install, even though I`m covered six ways to Thanks bbbb2 0 Message Author Comment by:bbbb22011-05-12 hum, I have a recovery partition on the hard drive but when I go to the Toshiba Recovery Wizard it says to I Follow the on-screen directions to complete the uninstallation of your Error 0xC01A001D-associated program.
So much for the Windows Recovery Environment, supposed troubleshooting and repair options. why has microsoft not fixed this problem within 6 months nearly 7 months. My Dell XPS 1710 has died on me in the same way everyone else experienced. Aitch,If you want to upgrade to Windows 7, you might find this article on the Windows Secrets web site very helpful: Windows Secrets: Clean-install Windows 7 from the upgrade disc.Jon November
Every time I even get a whiff of Windows Updates exhorting me to install SP1, I decline. I should have not updated my computer. Same Indian tech same crap attempts at recovering my PC. The time now is 02:53 PM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of
Thanks bbbb2 0 Message Author Comment by:bbbb22011-05-15 Please explain to me where I accepted my own comment. To achieve a Gold competency level, Solvusoft goes through extensive independent analysis that looks for, amongst other qualities, a high level of software expertise, a successful customer service track record, and The failed Vista SP1 installation had deleted, hidden, or otherwise rendered the other restore points inaccessible. http://www.vistax64.com/windows-updates/289058-0xc01a001d-message-sp1-installed-froze-no-movement.html Incidentaly I am posting this using my apple iPhone because my windows pc is broken.
I also pay for that service. May 4, 2012 at 12:04 AM Jon Maloney said... Google returned about 500 hits on the error code. I'm currently running XP and I've had more problems with it than I had with Windows 98.
The next text-filled screen had something like "Press any key to boot from CD" at the very bottom of the screen, however, time was not provided to read the screen before You can try Linux - many have had good results with rescuing files. At some point it's almost worth it to call the machine a lost cause and reinstall. Significant Software Changes: De-installed McFee; Installed Free AVG; Spybot.
Microsoft knew millions of people would be installing the service pack, and they knew that some percentage would have failed installations, for whatever reason. weblink Other programs that you frequently use such Microsoft Office, Firefox, Chrome, Live Messenger, and hundreds of other programs are not cleaned up with Disk Cleanup (including some Microsoft Corporation programs). Recommendation: Scan your PC for computer errors. The screen is black and looks exactly like this: !! 0xc01a001d !! 28141/92470 (\Registry\Machine\COMPONENTS\DerivedData...) IT stays that way until i manully press the power button to turn it off.
Where should i get Vista DVD from?thank youNJ Reply 0 Reply 0 0 Big_Dave Provost Posts: 25,417 Member Since: 07-17-2009 Message 2 of 4 (2,407 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Installing Please reach out to us anytime on social media for more help: Recommendation: Scan your PC for computer errors. I've loaded your blog in 3 different web browsers and I must say this blog loads a lot faster then most. navigate here August 17, 2012 at 1:43 PM Post a Comment Links to this post: See links to this post <$BlogBacklinkTitle$> <$BlogBacklinkSnippet$> posted by <$BlogBacklinkAuthor$> @ <$BlogBacklinkDateTime$> Create a Link
Thanks, bbbb2 0 LVL 91 Overall: Level 91 Windows Vista 24 Message Active today Expert Comment by:nobus2011-05-11 look at jc griffs answer here : http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/0xc01a001d-error-after-vista-sp1-update-413833.html and the last post also.. Hi Jon.Here`s the update.A PC engineer was called. Your computer periodically “freezes” for a few seconds at a time.
My computer is a simple acer from costco that I got two years ago and has Windows Vista Home Premium on it with SP2. System Restore failed due to an unspecified error. Bad analogy, I know, it should be something to do with a pandemic, I suppose. Hitting F8 during the reboot I eventually ended up running a hardware diagnostic utility – it took a couple of hours but everything passed the test.
The best part is that repairing registry errors can also dramatically improve system speed and performance. December 10, 2010 at 7:14 PM Anonymous said... I awarded points to K_Wikes and Nobus. his comment is here With Regards, The Panda 09-21-2009, 02:27 AM #8 tongrd Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2009 Posts: 8 OS: Vista Home Premium Yes I've got the Vista disc, though
Click Add or Remove Programs. Like your site design as well. I thought I was safe when I made sure I had good restore points to go back to before I started, but the failed update trashed them. Your computer's system files and settings were not changed.