error when trying to install cert

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by wintron, Mar 9, 2010.

  1. wintron

    wintron MDL Member

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    got a bit of a problem here . this sony laptop came with vista preinstalled . hard drive has gone . installed new hardrive with vista ultimate . no loader installed . i have the cert and slp key . now when i try to install the cert i get the following error

    run 'slui.exe 0x2a 0xBBA' to display the error text.
    error : 0xBBA

    i dropped the cert in the root of c:\ then run the following command

    slmgr.vbs -ilc C:\SONY-Sony-2.0.xrm.ms

    and everytime i get the same error . i have also used slic dump toolkit to confirm slic 2.0 table but dont know what else to do .

    help would be greatly appreciated .
    thanks
     
  2. venu

    venu MDL Addicted

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    #3 venu, Mar 9, 2010
    Last edited: Mar 9, 2010
    Your cert is spelt wrong. It should be ------.xrm-ms and not ------.xrm.ms. Also pl. rename the cert to something simple like sony.xrm-ms.
    Also, cmd has to be run as admin.
     
  3. wintron

    wintron MDL Member

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    thanks venu that was it . instead of writing ------.xrm-ms i wrote ------.xrm.ms . cert installed along with slp key .

    once again thanks