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Windows 2000 Blue screen error {Registry File Failure}

By jmandota
Feb 6, 2007
  1. Hie Eveyone

    I am new here ,and i would also like to take this opportunity to say hie to everyone .
    My machine runs on Windows 2000 , and it was just working fine until yesterday. It boots fine and when it is still loading windows a blue screen error occurs with the following message :stop: c0000218 {Registry File Failure} The Registry cannot load the hive(file) :\SystemRoot\System32\Config\SECURITY or its log or alternate .Itis corrupt ,absentor not writtable.

    Please help me .

    Many thanks in advance .
     
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Sounds like a problem with your hard drive. Run chkdsk (checkdisk) from My Computer, right click on the C drive and select tools
     
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