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#1 ramsey76

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Posted 19 June 2006 - 06:29 PM

I have 4 yr old HP computer. Originally it used windows ME and was upgraded for HP home. It worked fine for years. I have not used in months. Today when turned I got the following error:

Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt:

windows/system32/config/

I no longer can find the orginal startup disk to repair/replace

I would appreciate any suggestions.

I have other PC start up disks but they are not HP.


Thanks

Tom

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Posted 20 June 2006 - 08:33 AM

Many HP computers have a Restore Partition on their hard drives.

Try the information here:
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/documen...145#bph07145_cp

Or look for specific information on your model here:
http://h20180.www2.hp.com/apps/Nav?h_paget...1&cc=us&lang=en




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