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I am a bit uncomfortable doing a repair. by SlipperyKilla / March 19, 2009 7:16 PM PDT In reply to: YOUR INSTRUCTIONS ARE WRONG Thank you very very much for posting this Jaegar-Croft, it took me 4 hours until System File Checker will begin scanning for USERINIT.EXE-30B18140.pf and other system file problems (be patient - the system scan may take a while). Try pressing F8 at startup like chauffeur2 suggested. check over here

Click Control Panel on the right side menu. Follow the on-screen directions to complete the uninstallation of your USERINIT.EXE-30B18140.pf-associated program. We agreed the best thing was to do a full reinstall and as of today he is downloading all of the patches which he says will take a while but should Microsoft Windows) under the Name column. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/solved-userinit-exe-i-mistakenly-deleted-file-251687.html

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DO NOT hit ENTER yet! When the Windows XP Setup has started, press "R" to "repair the Windows XP installation using Recovery Console". These troubleshooting steps get progressively more difficult and time consuming, so we strongly recommend attempting them in ascending order to avoid unnecessary time and effort. Userinit Registry Fix I deleted C:/Windows/System32/userinit.exe by mistake and also this registry entry: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\WinLogon\Userint As soon as I login, my professinal XM logs me off.

Userinit.exe accidentally deleted? [Moved] Started by Armie Kim , Jul 06 2009 12:03 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next This topic is locked 23 replies to this topic #1 Userinit.exe Error On Startup Windows 7 Type "cleanmgr" and hit ENTER. About The Author: Jay Geater is the President and CEO of Solvusoft Corporation, a global software company focused on providing innovative utility software. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/userinit-exe-disaster-how-to-fix-288997/ Then he'll copy my saved data onto the computer.

It proved to work on some Dell OEM installations but better backup all your personal stuff first. Is there anyway I can copy SP3 userinit.exe from that laptop to my laptop? Follow the on-screen directions to complete the uninstallation of your USERINIT.EXE-30B18140.pf-associated program. To check that the file has been copied correctly type dir userinit.exe from the c:\windows\system32\ folder (or dir c:\windows\system32\userinit.exe from any other location) and check that the file is listed.

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For obvious reasons I'd prefer to avoid reinstalling XP and losing all my data.The crashed PC is in another location, which I won't be visiting for another week or so, so directory Click the Uninstall button on the top menu ribbon. Userinit.exe Download Windows 7 I chose Yes and it did not overwrite it onto my hard drive. Userinit.exe Windows 7 Click Programs and Features.

Click on the Microsoft® Windows® Operating System-associated entry. check my blog As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged I've now bookmarked this site!!!! I will never know if I had tried the right Windows XP disk if it would have worked but I am grateful that it's finally getting fixed. Userinit Default Value

Microsoft® Windows® Operating System): Click the Start button. Right now in Normal Mode, I can't open Malwarebytes or SUPERAntiSpyware. To avoid data loss, you must be sure that you have backed-up all of your important documents, pictures, software installers, and other personal data before beginning the process. http://osuweb.net/windows-7/userinit-exe-application-error-on-fresh-install.php Proffitt Forum moderator / February 18, 2009 2:56 AM PST In reply to: Recovery Console (Access Denied) I ran into that access issue and it took a short while to figure

Click on the Microsoft Windows-associated entry. If updates are available, click the Install Updates button. hey, i also have the same problem on a laptop right now with windows xp home edition.

If updates are available, click the Install Updates button.

Do U guys know if there is a good/bad/rare chance of loosing data? 5. I just ran Malwarebytes after the scan, and a Quick Scan found nothing....I'm still cautious though! Using the site is easy and fun. If prompted to, select your windows installation and enter the admin password (leave blank if none was set).

I've also tried editing the registry - which worked last time, but not for the one a few days ago. DO NOT hit ENTER yet! If your friend used the recovery partition or the CD that came with the Dell to reinstall then all is fine, but if he used a retail XP MCE CD then http://osuweb.net/windows-7/ntvdm-exe-file.php Everyone have a great day!!! 03-30-2009, 02:31 PM #9 WannabeeTechie Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2009 Posts: 1 OS: Windows XP Pro I just registered to thank justpassing

He told me he was able to do something using the WindowsXPMC disk but that another file appeared corrupted which was another problem altogether. Click Add or Remove Programs. There are worse userinit problems to have!I would suggest you start with these free scanning programs. Because of the time and complexity involved in updating drivers, we highly recommend using a driver update tool such as DriverDoc (Developed by Microsoft Gold Partner) to automate the process.

Using Registry Editor incorrectly can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall Windows. Tip: If you do not already have a malware protection program installed, we highly recommend using Emsisoft Anti-Malware (download here). Accidentally deleted winlogon registry key :( Accidentally deleting csrss from registry and system 32 solved I Accidentally deleted my spooler service. Back to top #6 joseibarra joseibarra Members 817 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Downstairs Local time:05:34 PM Posted 07 July 2009 - 10:54 AM If you are not deleting it, something is

Enter any administrator passwords (if prompted). Quite simply, if Windows cannot properly load your USERINIT.EXE-30B18140.pf file, or your PF file is infected with a virus or malware, you will encounter an error message. So the extracted file is from SP2. The good news is that you can often update the device driver to fix the PF problem.

First step is to recover the userinit.exe file.