Reply Report usuallyresourceful- Apr 30, 2011 02:49PM I can confirm that this method did enable me to boot my system to windows, but with some drawbacks. You have to re-install Windows again. If you see a lot of errors or bad sectors, it's time to go shopping.

If you have problems booting your computer with the latest version (19) of Fedora live, then I suggest you download a previous version (e.g. please help me. Why do you need the recovery disc in the first place? You will be prompted to enter the Administrator password.

Windows System32 Config System File Missing Or Corrupt Solution

u saved my life!!! Insert your Windows XP CD and restart your computer. 2. Thank you so much!!!


  •} and then continue with STEP 4 from this tutorial. Reply lakonst Oct 26, 2013 @ 06:59:03 Try (if you can) to replace your CD-drive or to write Hiren's CD image to another disk. Violla!!! Windows System32 Config System Missing Or Corrupt Fix Windows 7 P.s.

    When a computer loads, Windows tries to access the registry to get the loading settings, but if the registry is corrupted, then the loading process halts and the following error screen Windows System32 Config System Fix Without Cd Make sure the line pointing to the operating system and its drive and partition is properly configured in the [boot loader] and [operating systems] section. I was really panicking that I had lost access to my laptop forever.

    My solution aims to  provide you with a quick and relatively easy way to resolve the problem without the XP CD or Recovery Console.

    Have I got a bigger problem at hand? Windows System32 Config System Windows 7 Microsoft Windows NT and Windows 2000 users: To restore the original boot.ini file in Microsoft Windows NT or Windows 2000 you will need an ERD and follow the below steps. Note that the exact error message may vary depending on how exactly the registry was corrupted. Choose the Last Known Good Configuration. 14.

    • The following should remedy the problem.
    • Will definatly let others know about your awesome workaround.

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  • weblink thank you kind sir or madam justrightman Report justrightman- Aug 31, 2009 12:15AM yes I have this problem with my window xpsp2 dimension 2350 , whne I stated it it now

    I know almost nothing about computers and yet following your instructions I fixed my desk computer. Windows Could Not Start Because The Following File Is Missing Or Corrupt No Cd Helpful +2 Report Merzee 10Posts Sunday May 30, 2010Registration date June 19, 2010 Last seen Jun 19, 2010 01:24AM To Frustrated: Windows NT could not start because the C:\Winnt\System32\Ntoskrnl.exe file is Follow the screenshot below to help find this.

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    Will not start in safe mode. God bless, and I truly thank you!


  • If you log on as an administrator, you must first start Windows XP Home Edition in Safe mode.

    Click Yes when the dialog box that confirms that you want to display these files appears. 6. I choose boot from hard drive and then enter. (You can F2 to enter the BIOS and set the boot option - Warning - make sure you have experience or knowledge helped a lot!


  • RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows XP Help NO CD DRIVE windows/system32/config/system file is missing or

    Since I was working with an Acer Aspire One netbook, booting to the USB did not work with the Kingston one was using. Ask YES to overwrite. 8. Step 2: Burn Hirens BootCD into an optical disk. 3. Reply lakonst Sep 10, 2014 @ 08:54:10 Thanks for your support Mark.

    The junk and fragmented drive caused my problem with the system32 config'sys. Report me help?- Dec 11, 2009 01:56AM It may be a long way around yet when I had that problem I downloaded the "linux desktop" .iso and ran the copy and Mine was a second hand laptop that, of course, came with no disc and I had no idea how to go about getting one. Try to switch your Hard Disk to another disk controller (if exists on your MoBo) and try again.

    Ok, let's get started. [UPDATE] one of the readers suggested i highlight earlier on that this solution will only work if you have a restore point on your machine. Fix #1: Restore corrupted registry via Easy Recovery Essentials Easy Recovery Essentials can fix many errors such as this automatically using its built-in Automated Repair option. Insert the Windows XP CD into the top CD drive 2. Just click the "Try Ubuntu" button and then it will complete loading to the desktop environment.