Do You Have Problems With Microsoft Windows 7 Error Code 0x490
Microsoft Windows 7 Error Code 0x490
errors are caused by missing system files or broken system registry structures. This is a critical sign of an unstable system that is typically caused by improper maintenance of the computer.
How to fix Windows 7 Startup Problem - Error code 0x490 problems?
Sometimes, the built-in repair tool doesn't work. You'll have to go into the Command Prompt
and work it out. As for the weird Windows directory, I'm not sure whats up with that, but for now, lets try to get into the MBR and fix that, since that appears to be the issue here (as the OS loader was not found/could not be found).
With the repair CD inserted, from the list of recovery tools, select Command Prompt, and enter the following:
If that doesn't work, you can substitute that command for the following list (i.e. run the following commands if /fixmbr did not work):
Writes a boot sector onto the system partition to start Windows:
Scans all disks for Windows installations and displays them to you:
Scans all disks for Windows installations and prompts you to pick the ones you want to add to the BCD:
If you don't have the repair CD, you can use the RegCure
tool, it is a FREE PC Repair tool designed to repair Microsoft Windows 7 Error Code 0x490
problems & errors.
STEP 1: Download Regcure
& Install for Free: http://fasterpcfree.com/getregcure.php
STEP 2: Scan your computer.
STEP 3: Click the 'Fix Errors' button to repair.
After that, restart the computer and boot from the hard drive. Hopefully, that's the end of the issue.