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Are you running any third- party drivers that use a drive letter for a special device? F: is the letter it has always been. It doesn't give me any information on this. What the hell's going on here? -kd5- #2 kd5, Oct 26, 2013 kd5 Member Joined: Apr 10, 2010 Messages: 40 Likes Received: 0 I'm wondering if it's a driver issue have a peek here

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Sign up now! I've formatted/reinstalled this PC several times during the last few years, never seen this message before. It will fix the problems that can create these errors and prevent new ones from occurring. thanks "Mark Blain" <> wrote in message news:[email protected] > "Bwise_IT" <> wrote in > news:#: > >> I've started to get the "QueryDosDevice Failed.

All times are GMT. One other thing i forgot to mention is that only the Logoff option is available from the Start menu, there is no Shut Down option. When the System Properties comes up, you will be totally fixed.This software can also remove unnecessary data, malware and virus in PC registry, thus it will accelerate PC speed. A recent hardware or Software change might be the cau Forum ICQ_99b, Error message when you install or start an MS-DOS..

I don't get the message if the flash drive isn't plugged in. You can't run Task Manager, and your ability to shut down normally has been locked out both in the ctrl-alt-del popup *and* the Start menu? Bwise_IT, Apr 25, 2008 #6 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question? I use >> the migration tool provided with the new drive and it worked perfectly >> i didn't lose any data.

The HD i am using is fairly new, about 6 months. There's nothing of any import in the event viewer. Privacy Policy - Contact Us - Windows XP Community - XPHeads - Archive - Top


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Sometimes when i login i see different problems that have me believing i have a problem with my Profile, for example Spy Sweeper wouldn't start properly. The HD i am using is fairly new, about 6 months. > I migrated from a smaller ATA drive to a Segate 250 SATA drive. This time however the Profile is acting strangly, some >> programs wont run, for example iTunes complains about not being able >> to verify my Audio drivers, and stops working. >> PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows XP > Windows XP Drivers > Home Home Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Articles Articles Quick

I setup a new account and profile, and noticed that as soon as i tried to use iTunes i got the Audio errors, and the "QueryDosDevice Failed" pop-up started. Leeroy Inactive Malware Help Topics 14 10-20-2005 07:23 PM Posting Rules You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit TerryNet replied Nov 5, 2016 at 8:43 AM Loading... Stay logged in Sign up now!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? This morning i also had my external USB drive F: running also, but i can't recall if the drive letter was F: i think it was. Sounds to me like you have malware > that's trying to prevent you from uninstalling it. Sounds to me like you have malware that's trying to prevent you from uninstalling it.

Forum Solvedi cant play any game ...if i start any game i closes n gives a error message as direct3d device 9 ...ran out of memory...plzz Forum More resources Read discussions I figured it is time to back up everything i can and reformat this computer. ohno Resolved HJT Threads 23 05-08-2007 08:30 PM Multiple trojans: desperate for help I'd like to thank in advance anybody who can help me with this problem.

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Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Forum 16 bit MS-DOS Subsystem error message Forum Solvedwhat to do when the "the user profile service failed the logon. The data area passed to a system call is too small. QueryDosDevice failed This is a discussion on !!!

Then it gives me the option to press OK. These errors are often caused by improper maintenance of your system. Also when i type CTRL-Alt-Del only the Cancel > button is available. Have you >> tried booting into Safe Mode? >> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/315222 >> >> Task Manager unavailable sounds more like an infection to me.

Fix Your Computer Now 7 Comments on "How to Fix Windows Xp Error Message Querydosdevice Failed" James C says: Topic: Support Problem solved! http://support.microsoft.com/kb/315222 Task Manager unavailable sounds more like an infection to me. Have you run complete virus and spyware scans with up-to-date tools? #3 (permalink) 04-22-2008, 10:15 PM Bwise_IT Posts: n/a Re: How to diagnose QueryDosDevice Failed error I am A.

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