Use of msconfig Tags: Microsoft Msconfig Windows XP Last response: April 3, 2005 3:22 PM in Windows XP Share Brian April 3, 2005 12:23:02 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?) Win XP will not allow me to select 'Diagnostic startup'. Both other options are available. Does anyone know why this might happen? More about : msconfig Anonymous April 3, 2005 3:22:34 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?) To repair all system files, go to Start/Run, and type (or paste in): SFC /SCANNOW (see: Description of Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 System File Checker (Sfc.exe): http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;310747 ) -- Mark L. Ferguson (NOT an MS-MVP) FAQ for MS Antispyware version 1.0.509 http://www.geocities.com/marfer_mvp/FAQ_MSantispy.htm marfers notes for windows xp http://www.geocities.com/marfer_mvp/chatNotes.htm .. "Brian" <Brian@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:927214C3-26A5-4C0B-AF9E-7BE466BB9CE9@microsoft.com... > Win XP will not allow me to select 'Diagnostic startup'. Both other options > are available. Does anyone know why this might happen? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources i am using AMD FX(tm)-4130 Quad-Core Processor but it only shows and uses 3 CPU i went on msconfig but it only shows 3 but i Forum Unable to get into safe mode on windows xp using F8 and run file msconfig? Forum Used msconfig, now what? Forum After using msconfig is it okay to leave selective startup? Forum SolvedVirus deleted my startup tabs from msconfig Forum SolvedWin 7 Slow Boot Time and did msconfig, chkdsk /r and malwarebyte scan Forum SolvedUninstall Windows 7 installed on a HDD...(not showing in MsConfig) Forum SolvedMSconfig shows wrong os?? Forum SolvedChanged Cpu boot settings in msconfig to play game, now cant start computer Forum Solvedmsconfig disable services Forum SolvedMSConfig hacked: Malware gone; still affecting startup Forum SolvedDoes a registry key exist to toggle the PCI Lock setting in msconfig? Enabled then BSOD in Win7 Forum Solvedmsconfig error !!! Forum Changed to selective boot in msconfig now I can't boot at all Forum SolvedWindows 8 msconfig safe mode loop stuck! Forum can I override msconfig? won't boot in safe mode but msconfig set to safemode Forum problems with msconfig Forum SolvedHow to find msconfig on windows 8 Forum Messed up msconfig Forum In windows 7 my husband went into "msconfig" trying to fix a slow startup. When he restarted his computer he had unknown user Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !