XP log on/logs off problem

I have a gateway laptop that logs off as soon as i log in. ive already tried copy userinit.exe wsaupdater.exe but i just get some error saying that it doesnt exist so i typed c:\windows\*.exe to see the directory and i get:
agrsmdel.exe
AGRSMMSG.exe
dummy.exe
explorer.exe
FSScrCtl.exe
hh.exe
IFins26.exe
NOTEPAD.EXE
POWERCFG.EXE
QStart.exe
regedit.exe
setdebug.exe
TASKMAN.EXE
twunk_16.exe
twunk_32.exe
unvise32qt.exe
winhelp.exe
winhlp32.exe

HELP PLEASE!!!
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More about logs problem
  1. Try logging in safe mode.
  2. logs off in safe mode too.
  3. Did it ever say anything about windows activation?

    You can try a windows repair in the repair console.
  4. yeah i've been using windows repair but no luck. i have a legit copy of xp. i'm going to try and use PE builder and Ultimate Boot CD for Windows Version 3.50. if i cant get these to work then i'll probably reformat. they win when we reformat.
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