HomeProjectsAbout Working... Loading... For being able to fix winload.exe you need to rebuild the Boot Configuration Data protocol, dubbed as BCD.

Burn the image. enter:c:press Enter.If the command prompt will change to C:\ type:dirpress Enter.Do you see winload.exe there?If not try next letter (we'll skip "d" since we know it's your hard drive).Type:e:press Enter.Type:dirpress EnterDo Moved from Vista ~Budapest Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) Register to remove ads #2 Broni Broni The Coolest BC Computer BC Advisor 41,286 posts OFFLINE Insert your Windows installation disc and restart your computer. 2.

My guess is that some dude at Microsoft forgot to change the path :-) Hope this helps Edited by Bardyupd Tuesday, October 13, 2015 8:35 PM Tuesday, October 13, 2015 8:33 the bootrec commands differ slightly when booting from the .iso, but not much. Description and Symptoms The error messages, alerts, warnings, and symptoms below are tied to this error. So, as a last and desperate option I simply copied winload.exe from the boot folder to its parent folder (\windows\system32\winload.exe), rebooted, and low and behold, Vista came back to life!

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