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Windows Xp Won't Boot - \windows\system32\config\system Is Damaged Or Can't Be Found


The junk and fragmented drive caused my problem with the system32 config'sys. Report Khwaja- Feb 20, 2013 at 03:24 PM Hello Merzee, Thanks a lot for the detailed and clear instructions/steps. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. I have been trying to fix crashes on my desktop AND laptop for the last four days -- your solution worked perfectly on both machines. http://upxpress.net/windows-system32/xp-boot-fails-at-windows-system32-config-system.php

regenerating the system (I now get the can't find dll error) let me know, otherwise its wipe out Win XP and hope VM Ware doesn't foul up bootcamp when i use Offline surface scan supported. Reply bandertron May 15, 2013 Thanks Buddy. Ask YES to overwrite. 8. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-22815-windows-system32-config-system-is-corrupt

Windows System32 Config System Missing Or Corrupt

I saw in another forum that I can use something called "Avast Rescue CD" to clean any potential infections and can run it without booting into windows. Under hidden files and folders, Set the "Do not show hidden files and folders" radio button 2. Thank you!!!! But ...

Reply Yonn Apr 15, 2014 @ 00:57:20 My Windows CD is longgg gone! The Reallocated_Sector_Ct of 6 indicates that 6 sectors have already been marked as bad, and the Current_Pending_Sector count of 3 indicates another 3 unreadable sectors have been reported. Reply lakonst Nov 07, 2013 @ 11:22:57 Hello Bob. Windows System32 Config System File Missing Or Corrupt Solution Now there's hope and can see definites improvement.

This will revert your system back to the original failed state Boot your system from the XP CD. Windows System32 Config System Fix Without Cd Helpful +1 Report Covey May 3, 2009 at 09:27 PM \windows\system32\config\file missing or corrupt (something to that effect) I had this problem. At the command prompt, type the following lines, pressing ENTER after you type each line: del c:\windows\system32\config\sam del c:\windows\system32\config\security del c:\windows\system32\config\software del c:\windows\system32\config\default del c:\windows\system32\config\system copy c:\windows\tmp\software c:\windows\system32\config\software copy c:\windows\tmp\system c:\windows\system32\config\system

These are Restore Points.

And then ran Defrag on C drive from Win XP system tools. Windows System32 Config System Windows 7 The issue was not that serious and chkdsk fixed it! It did give some warnings , while loading ..some restoration files are corrupt. Let us know how you got on.