Netsh The netsh command is used to start Network Shell, a command-line utility used to manage the network configuration of the local, or a remote, computer. The Windows 7 Setup environment will continue to load and when finished you will be presented with a screen similar to Figure 2. Method 2 If issue persists, try to update display drivers by following the steps provided in the article mentioned below. Windows will begin checking for startup problems and attempting repairs. Nlsfunc The nlsfunc command is used to load information specific to a particular country or region. I get to the point of putting in password, it says welcome and then says preparing desktop for a few seconds and then crashes. In the following screen, you will see Install now button along with repair your computer option at the bottom of the screen.
Find The find command is used to search for a specified text string in one or more files. No matter how impressed you are with your Windows computer, you need to be aware that it can still fail at any given time in the future. By default, this option merges only global objects. Command The command command starts a new instance of the command. It's possible that Startup Repair didn't fix whatever problem you were having.
The timeout command can also be used to ignore keypresses. If you find other Windows programs that work within the recovery environment, please let us know about them in the forums, so we can add them to this tutorial. The dir command also displays other important information like the hard drive's serial number, the total number of files listed, their combined size, the total amount of free space left on the drive, and more. Step four: Type List Disk and then press Enter. Path The path command is used to display or set a specific path available to executable files.
The net command is used to display, configure, and correct a wide variety of network settings. You can use the info to determine this drive letter. Shadow The shadow command is used to monitor another Remote Desktop Services session. Use the expand command instead of the extrac32 command if possible. It is suggested that the Recovery Console is to only be used.
That means the boot loader became more complicated to fix and easier to break. This command is useful for people who are having trouble with the Windows Boot Manager cd Changes the current directory chkdsk Checks a hard disk for errors and attempts to repair them. Once you see Install Windows screen, select your language, keyboard or input panel, and time format and finally click Next button to proceed to the next step. Cls The cls command clears the screen of all previously entered commands and other text. Repair Startup Automatically In most cases, you should let Windows try to automatically repair startup. Rasautou The rasautou command is used to manage Remote Access Dialer AutoDial addresses. I am also not able to go into safe made.
I need to get into Dos to be able to change the drive letter to the correct files and hopefully run system recovery which should allow me to access the once named D: that contained the Windows 7 factory reinstall software. Loadfix The loadfix command is used to load the specified program in the first 64K of memory and then runs the program. Rwinsta The rwinsta command is the shorthand version of the reset session command. Schtasks The schtasks command is used to schedule specified programs or commands to run at certain times. Command Prompt Commands for Windows 7 Command Description Append The append command can be used by programs to open files in another directory as if they were located in the current directory.
Hwrreg The hwrreg command is used to install a previously compiled custom dictionary for handwriting recognition. The tzutil command can also be used to enable or disable Daylight Saving Time adjustments. Relog The relog command is used to create new performance logs from data in existing performance logs. Bdehdcfg The bdehdcfg command is ed to prepare a for BitLocker Drive Encryption. The icacls command is an updated version of the cacls command. Compact The compact command is used to show or change the compression state of files and directories on. Subst The subst command is used to associate a local path with a drive letter.
Waitfor The waitfor command is used to send or wait for a signal on a system. The net command should be used instead of the net1 command. Windows 7 Install Windows screen You should now click on the Repair your computer option, which will bring you to a new screen where the repair process will look for all Windows 7 installations on your computer. For further important information on this process, see Option Two of this tutorial at the link below. Instead, you should try and troubleshooting from there. If you happen to know of other ways this problem can be fixed, please let us know in the comments and we will consider adding them to the next revision of this article. Duplicate thread: I am running Windows 7.
The sc command communicates with the Service Control Manager. The defrag command is the command line version of Microsoft's Disk Defragmenter. Executing the chglogon command is the same as executing change logon. To write a new boot sector, try the following command: bootrec. Systeminfo The systeminfo command is used to display basic Windows configuration information for the local or a remote computer.
The graftabl command is not available in 64-bit versions of Windows 7. This means that if you are infected with malware you can use the recovery environment to clean your computer of rootkits or malware without fear of them hindering your efforts as they will not be started. Fortunately, fixing this error is usually easy, and can be done with a minor amount of computer experience. Chglogon The chglogon command enables, disables, or drains terminal server session logins. If you want the boot menu to show with shorter delay default 30sec be sure to add a couple of extra secs to delay. Ultimately, it may not be worth troubleshooting serious Windows corruption problems when you can just reset Windows to its default state or reinstall it.