BSOD Stop: C000021a {fatal system error}

Posted on 2003-02-22
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Last Modified: 2013-12-28
I was updating a BackOffice Small Business Windows NT 4.0 SP 5 to Sp6a and when I rebooted I received the following message:

Stop: C000021a {fatal system error} The windows logon process system process terminated unexpectedly with a status of 0X00000080 (0x00000000 0X00000000).

Beginning dump of physical memory

I do not have a ERD or an NT boot disk from the systems and last known configuration is a no go. I could use some assitance from one of you experts out there PLEASE!

USMC Retired

Question by:CybeRon
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Expert Comment

ID: 8002516
Try to reinstall the WINNT by choosing R (repair)....

Hope it helps

Author Comment

ID: 8008743
It does not give me that option when I try to reinstall.Also if I try to install a new install it does not recognize the partion on any of the three 8755MB drives.

Expert Comment

ID: 8027320
was the text in the logon window all gibberish?

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