Re: boot loop and admin password
From: Unprofessional Professional (unpro_pro_at_cox.net)
Date: Fri, 24 Oct 2003 23:04:54 -0700
Try searching for the file on the CD and copying it to the System32 Folder
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> >-----Original Message-----
> >My friend has windows xp home and has a problem. someoen
> >was on it, trying to do a windows update when it froze.
> >looked on microsofts website and found out that this is
> >the problem: (http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?
> >scid=kb;en-us;310396&Product=winxp). kernel32.dll is
> >messed up, and needs to be replaced. we were going to do
> >that, but when we try to get to the recovery thing, we
> >into another problem. He doesnt remember what the
> >administrator password is, and he has tried every thing
> >could be. Does anyone know any other solution to the
> >kernel32.dll problem or any way around the administrator
> >password? The main thing is that he has all his school
> >stuff on there (years of work) and doesnt have it backed
> >up, so he doesnt want to lose taht information. Someone
> >PLEASE help. Thank you.