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windows 8 stuck in repair cycle, no way out?!?!

  1. #11

    Quote Originally Posted by easyq View Post
    @COKE ROBOT luckily i have a laptop and one of the kids has a netbook which i used to subscribe and post here.
    @justmork, thanks, will try this tonight (at work now)
    Just curious. Where would you be able to type a working Command under the circumstances you describe?

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  2. #12

    Posts : 120
    windows 8 pro

    In the advanced oiptions i can go to command box, there i can use commands, but i am not sure if all commands will work.
    @boyans, Where can i find the hyberfil.sys? maybe i can remove it through the dosbox as i cannot find my original windows 7 DVD.
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  3. #13

    Posts : 135
    XP, Win7, Win8_Eval

    Where can i find the hyberfil.sys?
    In root folder of Windows drive => drive_letter:\hyberfil.sys
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  4. #14

    Posts : 120
    windows 8 pro

    OK, through the comand box i could access the dvd drives withouth any problwems, however the windows8 dvd could not be read while any other cd or dvd could be read. So i went to my HDD that contained the windows 8 download iso file, copied it to a USB stick and transferred it to my laptop. On my laptop i reburned the iso to a new dvd and now this seems to work. as i type the refreshing of the PC is at 99% and the newly burned dvd seems to be working perfect.
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  5. #15

    Posts : 120
    windows 8 pro

    So, nowe typing from a restored PC, lots of shortcuts are gone and some software have to be reinstalled and i still don't know what caused this crash but burning the DVD again and using it did the trick.
    Million of thanks to all of you for thinking with me and trying to solve this.
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