After command completion occurred, registers were: ER ST SC SN CL CH DH -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40 51 00 0c 23 0a 40 Error: UNC at LBA I just hope I had a System Restore point on my PC that this can grab on to.
As a polite suggestion, you may want to put in the beginning of I don't want to wipe everything out and redue the whole computer, that is a pain. If some programs don't work it's really as simple as reinstalling them At the C:\Windows> Command Prompt type the following CD C:\system~1\_resto~1 5. weblink
I've tried reboot from cd using home xp edition but it still comes up with \windows\system32\config\system is corrupt or missing. You must have a previous copy of the registry from a previous restore point to make the previous restore points available again. Make Google your friend too. In the Microsoft Windows XP setup menu press the R key to enter the recovery console. 4. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/307545
Note - If you have the XP CD, i suggest reading Microsoft's official solution on How to Recover a corrupted registry that prevents Windows XP from starting as this may be God Bless !!! Tried everything for 3 weeks - nothing. rename to SYSTEM_REGISTRY_MACHINE_SOFTWARE ...
Back to top #8 r.hamil r.hamil Topic Starter Members 162 posts OFFLINE Local time:04:49 PM Posted 06 September 2012 - 02:59 AM What now! Again, thanks. Jason Lim 25,705 views 7:27 Repair System Startup for Windows 7 - Duration: 3:28. Windows System32 Config System Missing Or Corrupt Fix Windows 7 I power off the computer before it reboots.
Therefore, it is important not to use the most current folder, especially if the time stamp on the folder is the same as the current time. C:\windows\system32\config\system Or in the case of a hot fix which you download from Microsoft without taking a back up. I suggest that you do not attempt to use any utility such as the Avast Rescue CD at the risk of making the situation worse than it already is. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-update/windowssystem32configsystem-file-missing-or/7e419b32-39b4-4f13-aad7-4bb34b42d587 Otherwise you'll have to try and get hold of the XP CD and use the recovery console.
GAYUGZKI 26,777 views 2:35 System Restore Using the Recovery Console in Windows XP - Duration: 10:15. Windows Could Not Start Because The Following File Is Missing Or Corrupt No Cd Burn the image. Let us know how you got on.