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Installed wrong docking drivers; system won't boot

I was trying to dock my laptop and mistakenly installed the NT docking drivers instead of Win 2000, and now the system won't boot. It just shows a blue rectangle in the center of the screen. I have tried safe mode but it does not work. I have tried recovery console and fixboot option but it still does not work. Any ideas?

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Normally, if you can get to recovery console, you should be able to disable the drivers affecting the system. If you cannot, your only remaining option is to perform a repair installation using the original startup disks.

This was first published in June 2004

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