How to repair windows xp from dos prompt Tags: Drivers DOS Command Prompt Windows XP Last response: January 22, 2013 2:54 AM in Windows XP Share pcdummiy January 21, 2013 6:49:09 PM I am at dos prompt c: but every executable command I type responds with I/O error reading drive a...abort retry fail? I have a corrupt win syd 32 file and do not have original disk. Help!! Ty! More about : repair windows dos prompt kenrivers a b \ Driver January 22, 2013 2:54:40 AM Here are some links that may help: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/307654 http://www.microsoft.com/resources/documentation/window... http://icrontic.com/article/repair_windows_xp The error reading drive a: usually refers to a floppy drive, which in this case, makes no sense unless you are getting to the command prompt via a floppy disk. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abort,_Retry,_Fail%3F Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How do you get to the DOS prompt using the Recovery CD Forum Flash BIOS FROM DOS PROMPT Forum How to get to DOS prompt in XP Forum Boot windows xp from pocket: boots in dos prompt doesn't load windows Forum Please advise how to add MS- DOS to Windows XP Forum How can i use MS DOS to do system restore in window XP Forum How to prevent ms dos prompt from closing? Forum How to open a new " dos prompt here" while viewing the curr.. Forum Sending instant message using the dos prompt window Forum Windows in Dos Forum boot 2000 from dos prompt Forum help find my dos command prompt Forum XP won't prompt me for a repair install... Forum Dos prompt Forum dos prompt Forum Thai language at dos command prompt Forum Unbootable to DOS prompt Forum basic use of DOS prompt Forum DOS Prompt Forum PCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !