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VFAT Device Initialization Failure

by Here4hlp / April 21, 2004 1:11 AM PDT

After posting my problem on this forum (see: http://reviews.cnet.com/5208-7586-0.html?forumID=68&threadID=18449&messageID=199887 ), it became worse and as at now the machine cannot load Windows to enable me do anything.

Using a Startup Diskette, I managed to get to the Hardrive in DOS mode. I then tried to load Windows by issuing the command: Win.

After several seconds or a minute or so, I got a blue screen with the following:

VFAT Device Initialization Failure
A device or resource eequired by VFAT is not present or is unavailable. VFAT cannot continue loading.
System Halted.

What is this VFAT and how do I get it resolved?

Thanks

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Re:VFAT Device Initialization Failure
by seafox13 / April 21, 2004 5:01 PM PDT
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Re:Re:VFAT Device Initialization Failure
by Here4hlp / April 21, 2004 5:20 PM PDT

Thanks, seafox13. I will check the link provided by you.

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