Windows 2000 Server Error: Stop:C0000218{Registry File Failure}

Windows 2000 Server Error: Stop:C0000218{Registry File Failure}

Post by Beck » Mon, 17 Mar 2003 05:20:52



Can anyone help me in knowing what this error means.

Stop:  C0000218 {Registry File Failure}
The Registry cannot load the hive (file):
\SystemRoot\System 32\Config\SOFTWARE
or its log or alternate
It is corrupt, absent, or not writable

Beginning dump of physical memory
Dumping physical memory to disk:

Thanks
Becky

 
 
 

Windows 2000 Server Error: Stop:C0000218{Registry File Failure}

Post by gnosiseek » Mon, 17 Mar 2003 13:04:35



> Can anyone help me in knowing what this error means.

> Stop:  C0000218 {Registry File Failure}
> The Registry cannot load the hive (file):
> \SystemRoot\System 32\Config\SOFTWARE
> or its log or alternate
> It is corrupt, absent, or not writable

> Beginning dump of physical memory
> Dumping physical memory to disk:

> Thanks
> Becky

Hi Becky,

I just had this error on a w2k pro box.  Seems XP is used to it, still
searching for info. on win 2000. I'm going to try following the MS
article for XP.  Let you know how it goes.

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb%3Ben-us%3B307545


 
 
 

Windows 2000 Server Error: Stop:C0000218{Registry File Failure}

Post by gnosiseek » Mon, 17 Mar 2003 13:18:25



> Can anyone help me in knowing what this error means.

> Stop:  C0000218 {Registry File Failure}
> The Registry cannot load the hive (file):
> \SystemRoot\System 32\Config\SOFTWARE
> or its log or alternate
> It is corrupt, absent, or not writable

> Beginning dump of physical memory
> Dumping physical memory to disk:

> Thanks
> Becky

Hi again,

bad news from technet if you don't have an ERD:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q156640

But this may provide you with a cheat. I had this error first then the
same error as yours.

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=KB;en-us;q269075

 
 
 

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