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#1 RicoRossi1


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Posted 11 February 2014 - 07:35 PM

I have a Vista Home Premium OS that I can't install on a Gateway Computer desktop because it is missing a file, which is: \windows.old\windows\system32\config\system.


Can anyone help me fix this file?

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Posted 13 February 2014 - 11:01 AM

Why are you doing this installation?


What is the make and model of this computer?


What operating system is currently installed?


Is the disc you are using a Gateway installation disc?


In order to have the windows.old file you had to have done a custom installation and didn't format the partition you were installing the operating system on, why didn't you format the partition?

Edited by dc3, 13 February 2014 - 11:01 AM.

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