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Windows Server 2008 32 Won't boot. Sits at scrolling bar

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I have a production Windows Server 2008 system running on VMware ESX4 that was powered off when I came in today. I don't see any vmware errors.

When I power the machine on it gets to the scrilling cursor thing it does at start up and never gets any farther. The scrolling cursor just keeps on going. When I try to boot into safe mode, it stops at crcdisk.sys and just sits there.

Any insight?
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