Q. When you attempt to start Windows XP, you receive a 0x80070002 error?

If you receive error code 0x80070002 when you try to start Windows XP, it could be because the default security provider has changed. See tip 4684 » Windows XP 'Error Code: 0x80070002' - license-checking?

Another possible reason for receiving error code 0x80070002 when you start Windows XP is that the system drive letter has changed.

To restore the system drive letter, see tip 2596 » How do I change the System/Boot drive letter in Windows 2000?

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