Original post : KERNEL32.dll not found: Fix for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10.
STOP: c0000135 (Unable To Locate Component)
This application has failed to start because KERNEL32.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix the problem.
Your PC did not start correctly
Press "Restart" to restart your PC, which can sometimes fix the problem. You can also press "Advanced options" to try other options to repair your PC.
Your PC ran into a problem and needs to restart. We're just collecting some error info, and then we'll restart for you(45% complete)
If you'd like to know more, you can search online later for this error: 0xc0000135
sfc /scannow /offbootdir=D:\ /offwindir=D:\Windows\
chkdsk C: /f