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Windows 7: "windows cannot verify the digital signature for this file" 0xc0000428

14 Apr 2014   #1
JackSessions

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 
"windows cannot verify the digital signature for this file" 0xc0000428

Hi,
I went out and left my pc on, came back hours later and wiggled the mouse to get the pc to come on, nothing happened so i pressed some keys, may of restarted pc, pc boots as normal but a screen comes up saying choose and operating system to start, or press tab to select a tool. i then click on windows 7 home premium ( says recovered in brackets). i then get a long message with status: 0xc0000428, windows cannot verify the digital signature for this file. Cant get out of this screen, what can i do to solve the problem and get my pc back to normal?


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14 Apr 2014   #2
andrew129260

Windows 7 Professional x64 Sp1
 
 

This is a great tutorial to follow, it has a lot of good information and steps to help you get booted up. If you have any additional questions on the tutorial please ask. And don't feel overwhelmed, we are here to help!

Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot
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15 Apr 2014   #3
JackSessions

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by andrew129260 View Post
This is a great tutorial to follow, it has a lot of good information and steps to help you get booted up. If you have any additional questions on the tutorial please ask. And don't feel overwhelmed, we are here to help!

Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot
Sorry buy i do not understand most of this i am really confused as i dont know much about this.
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15 Apr 2014   #4
andrew129260

Windows 7 Professional x64 Sp1
 
 

What step are you confused on? We can work together on it.
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15 Apr 2014   #5
JackSessions

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by andrew129260 View Post
What step are you confused on? We can work together on it.
Thanks so much for the effort but im just gonna give it to a pc repair shop or something because im worried about doing something wrong and making the problem worse. Thanks anyway man!
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15 Apr 2014   #6
andrew129260

Windows 7 Professional x64 Sp1
 
 

Ok, make sure you give it to a reputable one however.
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