ntkrnlpa.exe

do i need this exe to run windows

\SystemRoot\system32\ntkrnlpa.exe

i think that this is causing windows to crash, it is on the minidump

also mentioned is spsys.sys
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rgb192Asked:
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nobusCommented:
spsys is a security processor file
and ntkrnlpa is your kernel file
imo you need both.
best run a repair install from install DVD, here your options : http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/tutorial148.html

as for sfc  : http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/tutorial148.html
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joinaunionCommented:
It is a windows file.Have you tried chkdsk /f
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DalyComputersCommented:
Have you tried runnig system file checker? You will need your Vista CD.

from a command prompt: sfc /scannow
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rgb192Author Commented:
thanks
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