Having problems with your Sony PC Laptops ?

Windows failed to start. An error occurred while attempting to read the boot configuration data. I have no copy of Vista.


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Without your Vista CD you are really stuck. Your only option is to get an OS CD. If you get a Vista CD, I can walk you through the process of fixing it.

One other thing you might be able to try is to install a Linux distro on top of it. You could make it a dual boot setup so you could at least make good use of your computer. However, without the Vista disk, you can't fix Vista. The only reason I am mentioning Linux is because it is free and you can gain access to all your files that you were using in Vista through Linux.

If you regularly use Windows proprietary programs this won't be of much use to you. However, if you are like most people and just use MS Office, web browser, email, etc. Linux does a splendid job of replacing Windows.
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