Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: msconfig in dos w/ win.ini

05 Jan 2012   #1

Windows 7 X64
msconfig in dos w/ win.ini

I changed my msconfig settings to force no changes, 4 processors and now Just keeps giving me a blue screen error w/ Bad_System_Config_Info and keeps reseting in a loop. Recovery console w/ last good configuration, restore to previous dates, bootcfg command gives: ("*Cannot open boot.ini") file warning. None of the stated things worked. Please advise on what to do? I also have a password setup for administator/3 users and don't know how/if to enter that into dos/command prompts (commands). Please provide how to enter dos user names / passwords as well if applicable.

Windows 7 X64

My System SpecsSystem Spec
05 Jan 2012   #2
Hipster Doofus

Windows 7 Pro x64 -- PCLinuxOS KDE4 FullMonty 2011

Will it let you back in in safe mode? If so undo the changes & reboot. If not ???????????????
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Jan 2012   #3

Windows 7 X64
bootcfg command help

Safe mode will not work.

I'm getting a win.ini error when using the recovery console.

Is it possible to state bootcfg/query examples, actual comamnds, +parameters+user name/password.

the /? is throwing me off. With all the <, } (symbols).

Aslo need to know what the id#, time out value, disk, partition number is suppose to be? Is all the information not given about this (1) installation of Windows 7 because i'm not entering my user name /password?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Jan 2012   #4

Windows 7 X64

I changed processors to 4, force no changes in msconfig and won't allow me to logon with a blue screen. Safe mode won't work. Please advise on what to do if applicable. Win.ini not found warning when using boot.cfg. I also have a user name/password setup and didn't see that asking it for command prompt/dos.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 msconfig in dos w/ win.ini

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads for2: msconfig in dos w/ win.ini
Thread Forum
MSConfig help please Performance & Maintenance
msconfig.exe Performance & Maintenance
Solved msconfig shortcut Customization
msconfig not saving changes Performance & Maintenance
msconfig.exe trojan? BSOD Help and Support
cant run msconfig and services.msc General Discussion
Msconfig Customization

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:22 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App