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Old 08-15-2005, 09:13 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default systm 32 did me in

i have a dell laptop, p3 256 ram win 2000 pro. wanted to upgrade to win. xp pro for the looks and a newer systm. i ran the set up ,half way through it it stoped and said,, cannot copy a file cannot go on. so i took it out and restarted it. a message came up, winnt/ system32/congf/systm file missing!!! started again and another came up cmdide.sys file corrupt cant start, now i start it goes to windows screen and restarts, tried a fix it utility , wont take it. help!!!

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Old 08-15-2005, 09:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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try to do the windows repair. it is outlined in the link below.

amd athlon xp2100+
asus a7v333 mb
nvidia geforce4mx 420 64 mb
thermaltake volcano 12
1 gig ddr pc2100
thermaltake purepower 420w psu
audigy 2 platinum sound card
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Old 08-15-2005, 09:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Your windows cd is probably damaged and can not read at the area that your file is written on the cd. Try cleaning it and reinstalling.
My current specs:
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XFI GTX260 Black Edition
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Old 08-15-2005, 09:59 PM   #4 (permalink)
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it wont get that far it keeps re starting at theblack screen,syst is congfyour comp
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Old 08-15-2005, 10:15 PM   #5 (permalink)
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gos to the blue screen, wins set up, half way it stops says file i386/c-1252.nls could not be loaded error code is 1024 set up cannot cont.??????
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