error code c000021a- system failling to boot

Posted on 2010-01-04
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
System will not boot up even into any of the safe modes. i want to avoid having to reinstall windows xp onto the system. system comes up with windows xp then blue screens and reboots. I have tried running a check disk with no change superantispyware with no change.
Question by:Techdivision
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    you could try to do a repair installation of windows .
    Instructions here :
    Also be sure to check stuff like your memory, and system temperature.
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    Please have a look at this and also an earlier post in EE on the same

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    I restored the system using the sony Vaio recovery partition. System stable and working correctly now.

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