Got back Code: pci.sys 1 file(s) expanded. Doesn't find any errors. so all it did, as far as I can tell is uninstall xp. I note that there's a "drivers cache" folder in Windows. Source
I tried both of those but still got the Access is denied. NOTE that sometimes that screen where you give your permission is BEHIND one or more other windows on the screen - minimize other windows if you don't see that. Note: The setup wizard must detect your previous operating system installation. It is best to run a full scan on individual Ram sticks if you can.
Otherwise, Automatic Update will install all the other (Express) updates eventually, but It takes the least amount of time to get all the Windows Updates installed if you go to the Click on Write image file to disc outlined in red. Gunmonkeys, Jun 14, 2014 #9 blues_harp28 Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 9, 2005 Messages: 17,893 I'm out of ideas here - I would backup all needed data and files and try a Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading...
See in Thread ↓#1 Johnw November 10, 2011 at 15:36:04 Pci.sys Error When Starting Windowshttp://support.microsoft.com/kb/330181http://support.microsoft.com/kb/319136When you start Windows, you could receive an error similar to: File is missing or corrupt: C:\Winnt\System32\Drivers\Pci.sysTo Published on Jun 11, 2012Video tutorial on how to fix the "Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: System32\Drivers\Ntfs.sys" error message in Windows XP. Back to top #3 82_bleepingirl 82_bleepingirl Topic Starter Members 103 posts OFFLINE Gender:Female Local time:07:16 AM Posted 21 August 2013 - 03:52 PM Thank you for your reply.. Say - Yes.
I've seen that the problem might be related to the hardware drivers? This error just started around Christmas. I could not get into windows at all.. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/505053/missing-or-corrupt-system-driver-pcisys/ Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded.
Type the number of the Windows 2000 installation you want to repair and then press Enter. Insert the XP cd in the CD ROM Drive then switch on the computer. Loading... I don't have the original XP disk, only an upgrade disk and the recovery disk.
The SET command is only an option Recovery Console command that can only be enabled by using the the Security Configuration and Analysis snap-in So now we don't really know what this I HATE reinstalling Quick Books. Reboot the computer and get the same error msg...... This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.
Several functions may not work. this contact form Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Next, type the following command and press Enter: expand f:\i386\pci.sy_ c:\winnt\system32\drivers /y Note: Here, f: represents the CD-drive letter and c: represents the Windows root folder on which winnt folder comprising
Whatever the setting is, when the files intially loaded from the XP CD cannot find SATA drives, it's presently set to SATA or AHCI in the bios, it's changeable, and at Since you have two of these, you could swap the memory and see if it happens on the other one. Back to top #4 dc3 dc3 Arachibutyrophobia Members 26,630 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Sierra Foothills of Northern Ca. have a peek here But using a Linux live Cd does not show the Windows folder and does not always work and I do not know if Knoppix will work also.
Does anyone know how I can fix the missing file issue? The first time it happened I thought I grabbed a virus. http://www.computerhope.com/jargon/p/pci.htm blues_harp28, Jun 12, 2014 #6 Gunmonkeys Thread Starter Joined: Apr 21, 2011 Messages: 63 Try expand D:\i386\dllcache\pci.sy_ c:\Windows\System32\drivers /y If that does not work, try it without the _
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I guess the setup doesn't even recognize that windows is installed on the hard drive. expand D:\i386\pci.sy_ c:\Windows\System32\drivers /y Or expand D:\i386\dllcache\pci.sy_ c:\Windows\System32\drivers /y expand D:\i386\pci.sy c:\Windows\System32\drivers /y Or expand D:\i386\dllcache\pci.sy c:\Windows\System32\drivers /y http://pcsupport.about.com/od/termse/p/expand.htm What ever you decide backup all data etc, first. They have surge protection built in. Check This Out Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.
Rule And/Or Policy Violation Join Date Mar 2004 Posts 1,471 Forget the PCI devices for now. Whatever the setting is, when the files intially loaded from the XP CD cannot find SATA drives, it's presently set to SATA or AHCI in the bios, it's changeable, and at You never know when one will leave you.