|My Samsung Netbook gave me the same problem today and |
I'm so far having no joy on the fix campaign.
This machine runs Quickbooks Point of Sale in our retail shop
and I need to have it running by 10 am EST (11.5 hours from
Not sure what caused the original error. The machine had
gone to "sleep" and the account screen would not come up.
Powered down via holding down the power button.
When rebooting, got the same error as above with the same
memory address. Goggle has lots of links to buy registry
fixes and stuff from 2005 on SP1.
Took the HDD out of the netbook and installed into a USB
enclosure, connected to a good PC and ran a full scan of the
drive with Norton 360. No bad files/risks found. Copies the
lsass.exe file from the Windows/System32 folder from the
good pc to the netbook hoping it was just a corrupt file.
Reinstalled the HDD to the netbook. No joy, same error with
additional complication. After the black screen with the error,
the machine will not power down without pulling the battery,
even after a minute holding the button!
Can get into BIOS fine, but no luck on last known good or
safe mode, still get the error even there.
This machine does not have a CD drive, so I'm not sure how
to pull off a repair of the OS. All the programs on the box are
either download installs or I mapped a network drive and
copied them over that way, which won't of course work with no
Can I use my good PC with the HDD from the netbook
installed in the enclosure for this purpose, do you think?