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#1 Wee

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Posted 23 February 2007 - 12:56 PM

I usually leave the system on for months at a time, but working double shifts I shut it down a couple days ago......Last nite I turned on and to no avail......all I got was...Windows cannot start because the system/config file is missing or corrupt. Figures!! So I started the system off the CD and tried to repair, but after picking the C:windows....nothings happens. I am not that computer smart to who can help me??!!

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Posted 23 February 2007 - 06:11 PM

Hi Wee,
Have a look at;

How to Recover from a Corrupted Registry that prevents Windows XP from Starting.
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Posted 24 February 2007 - 04:51 PM

is there a method to recover from corrupt registry that clacoks start-up for an OEM installed windows xp ? the article sighted in prior note is very good, but indicated that it should not be used on OEM installation.

?? information from us non-guru types

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Posted 24 February 2007 - 08:12 PM

Have a look at This.
Same scenario in the Windows XP Newsgroups.

May help a bit.
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Posted 25 February 2007 - 03:48 PM

Also see "Guide to Windows XP Recovery Features", "Different Methods of Repair Available in Windows XP" and "What recovery and troubleshooting options do I have in Windows XP?".
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