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Error message upon start up of computer

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Anonymous
June 10, 2004 3:44:11 PM

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Hello
Need help with getting a file back. computer message on my
home pc reads as follows:
""windows could not start because the following file is
missing or corrupt: \windows\systems32\config\system"

Any idea of what i need to do?

Thanks so much

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Anonymous
June 10, 2004 4:54:56 PM

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Greetings --

The precise recovery steps are here:

How to Recover from a Corrupted Registry that Prevents Windows XP from
Starting
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;307545

Once you've recovered, you might want to look here, as well:

How to Troubleshoot Registry Corruption Issues
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;822705


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"Tracey Brown" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:1ab1701c44f1a$ebf6f1b0$a301280a@phx.gbl...
> Hello
> Need help with getting a file back. computer message on my
> home pc reads as follows:
> ""windows could not start because the following file is
> missing or corrupt: \windows\systems32\config\system"
>
> Any idea of what i need to do?
>
> Thanks so much
Anonymous
June 10, 2004 11:52:38 PM

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Hi

Try here:

"How to Recover from a Corrupted Registry That Prevents Windows XP from
Starting"
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q307545

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Will Denny
MS-MVP Windows - Shell/User
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"Tracey Brown" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:1ab1701c44f1a$ebf6f1b0$a301280a@phx.gbl...
| Hello
| Need help with getting a file back. computer message on my
| home pc reads as follows:
| ""windows could not start because the following file is
| missing or corrupt: \windows\systems32\config\system"
|
| Any idea of what i need to do?
|
| Thanks so much
!