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I needed the cd to install win7 OS for the very first time on new build pc.....it start up well and I booted up from the disc,

I needed the cd to install win7 OS for the very first time on new build pc.....it start up well and I booted up from the disc,,,while reading the disc I got the following error :

Windows failed to start. A recent hardware or software change might be the cause. To fix the problem:


If you do not have this CD, contact your system administrator or computer manufacturer for assistance.

File: \Windows\system32\boot\winload.exe

Status: 0xC0000001

Info: The selected entry could not be loaded because the application is missing or corrupt
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  1. Did you touch anything while it was trying to boot??
  2. Felix England said:
    Did you touch anything while it was trying to boot??


    nope, left it to do its thing
  3. Best answer
    Have you checked all the hard drives or solid state dives are ok
    Check all the ram cards are ok and running
    Then try again
    https://neosmart.net/wiki/0xc0000001/
    That's a good thing to use
    Then if none of that works it might be your disk :/
  4. Dear,

    Pl load your installer CD and try to repair the Installation else install the windows again.

    Regards,
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