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\015 Hello, I turn on my laptop and the error message came up saying the windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: windows\\system32\\config\\system. So I really need your help on this matter.\015\012\015\012Thank you,\015\012Freley\015

Answers :

Ah , that simple means you have some corrupt files.....we can try a couple of things before getting too dirty:
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  1. I would first suggest starting the computer up and tapping the "F8" key...it will take you to a black screen with white lettering. There will be an option near the bottom that reads "Boot Using Last Known Good Configuration" , select that option.....If you are able to get into Windows , we are done! If not proceed to step 2

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  3. Ok , when you bought your computer you should have received a Windows XP disc..we are going to need that. Insert the disc into the cd drive and restart the computer. At one point it is going to say something along the lines of "Press Any key To Boot From CD" , when you see that press something on the keyboard.......It will now load up a blue screen.

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  5. When that blue screen is done loading , you will see an option to enter the "Recovery Console", select that. This is going to bring you to a screen resembling DOS

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  7. \015\012Now, type in the following commands with pressing Enter after each line.
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    \015\012md tmp
    \015\012copy C:\\windows\\system32\\config\\system C:\\windows\\tmp\\system.bak
    \015\012delete C:\\windows\\system32\\config\\system
    \015\012copy C:\\windows\\repair\\system C:\\windows\\system32\\config\\system


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  9. Now restart the computer and see if it boots into Windows , if it does not go back to the recovery console

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  11. This time use these commands:

    \015\012md tmp
    \015\012copy C:\\windows\\system32\\config\\software C:\\windows\\tmp\\software.bak
    \015\012delete C:\\windows\\system32\\config\\software
    \015\012copy C:\\windows\\repair\\software C:\\windows\\system32\\config\\software

This should get you back on your feet, if not let us know and I can give you some further assistance!

Boot your laptop from a xp cd and select repair option
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