Besides having a floppy drive( not used ) and cd rom drive (not used) it has a tape drive used for back up in it--not sure if this is relevant to Windows Protection Error, Restart Your Computer Started by rmahn , Apr 03 2006 08:15 PM Please log in to reply 2 replies to this topic #1 rmahn rmahn Members 12 posts Register now while it's still free! Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/26435 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? have a peek here
Had to replace the keyboard. Solved while initializing device VKD-windows protection error- restart- computer shuts down Posted on 2005-12-16 Windows OS 2 Verified Solutions 9 Comments 3,773 Views Last Modified: 2013-12-28 HELP Hello, I have computer All Rights Reserved Theme designed by Audentio Design. After, it went to the screen where you choose if you want to start in safe mode, normal mode, etc, even though I did not press F8. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/182746-48-window-startup-error
If not, then just bloody awful taste in beer. Close Box Join Tek-Tips Today! Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums: Talk To Other Members Notification Of Responses To Questions Favorite Forums One Click Access Keyword Search Of All Posts, And More... Then it saidWhile initializing device configuringWindows protection error You restart Control alt Deleatdid restart again tried windows screen startup menu came Warning windows did not complete ...before I could do anything
I did a quick search for vkd on my system and found nothing. The same thing happened. Using scandisk to check the disk. I pressed R for retry.
Glad to help. With the computer turned off, disconnect and then reconnect the keyboard. Back to top #3 rmahn rmahn Topic Starter Members 12 posts OFFLINE Local time:12:58 PM Posted 06 April 2006 - 06:13 AM Thanks. https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/21667700/while-initializing-device-VKD-windows-protection-error-restart-computer-shuts-down.html I've just seen the fella whose laptop it was and regaled him with the happy story.
I tried to start it up in Normal Mode, but then it goes to a screen that says "While initializing device VKD: Windows protection error. So, I would guess vkd is the manufacturer's nomenclature or the manufacturer itself. #2 Bovinicus, Nov 26, 2002 Frosty3799 Diamond Member Joined: Nov 4, 2000 Messages: 3,795 Likes Received: 0 I have college homework to print off. Are the images not formatting how you want them to?
Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Earlier Versions of Windows > Computer problem? is that video drivers? I'm still a bit confused, however, since the keyboard worked fine for MSDOS mode and for linux. Can't start my computer becuase VKD won't initialize Started by Calvin and Hobbes , Jun 01 2006 05:17 PM Please log in to reply #1 Calvin and Hobbes Posted 01 June
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thanks 0 LVL 27 Overall: Level 27 Windows OS 14 Message Expert Comment by:Jonvee2005-12-17 davetough: Well, you seem to have cured much of the problem yourself. .. Red Flag This Post Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. I only hope I can return the favour in the future and help you out, but don't hold your breath....I'm still on a learning curve. this contact form woodchip 23:38 02 Feb 03 Hope you did not remove it when it was switched on woodchip 23:39 02 Feb 03 PS I think you meen a VXD prob that's
Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for tech news and trends Membership How it Works Gigs Live Careers Plans and Pricing For Business Become an Expert Resource Center About Us Who We From a cold boot, hold down the Ctrl key (Win98) or hit F8 repeatedly after the POST beep (Win95/98) to get to the start mode menu. This computer when it boots off of tape drive makes noise - like hard starting - even when it was working good - not sure if this info is relevant either. Several functions may not work.