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    Windows 7 Boot Manager Error 0x000000f

    Hello,

    I'm unable to get into Windows 7 on my Gateway PC and unable locate the Windows disc.
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    Windows Boot Manager

    File : \Boot\BCD

    Status: 0x000000f

    Info: An error occurred while attempting to read the boot configuration data.
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    I made a bootable USB (formatted then used Yumi) with Hiren's Boot CD and changed the boot order to recognize the USB.

    Upon restart w/USB in port, computer screen goes to Gateway window, then to dark screen with blinking cursor, and stays there.

    Can someone provide some guidance to resolve this issue?

    Thanks,
    Camille


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    Re: Windows 7 Boot Manager Error 0x000000f

    If you simply copied the files from a Hiren's CD to a stick, that won't work. You need an ISO. If it were me, I'd redo the stick.

    Go here and the directions for Yumi are at item #5
    How To Easily Put Hiren's BootCD on to USB Pen Stick • Raymond.CC

    Re do the stick and be sure you are using the latest version of Yumi from March 22
    YUMI - Multiboot USB Creator | USB Pen Drive Linux

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    Re: Windows 7 Boot Manager Error 0x000000f

    Thanks plodr! Hiren's on USB now working.

    I'm not sure of next steps to fix the Windows 7 error (0xc000000f).

    Can you or anyone else help on that front?

    Your help is greatly appreciated!

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    Re: Windows 7 Boot Manager Error 0x000000f

    You'll have to wait for real help.
    I've never fixed Windows 7. I make images and when one of our computers acts up, I restore an image.

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    Re: Windows 7 Boot Manager Error 0x000000f

    Suggest you disconnect and reconnect hard drive data cable making sure ends are seated well.
    Never used Hiren's either for your situation, but here is a link for some things, which may help.
    Fix: Windows Boot Error 0xc00000f
    Last edited by StruldBrug; 07-16-2017 at 03:07 PM. Reason: spell

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    Re: Windows 7 Boot Manager Error 0x000000f

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