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Old 01-27-2008, 11:51 AM   #1 (permalink)
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my laptop won't boot because that file is corrupt. I tried to boot with a xp pro cd it still won't work. it is like the dvd rom doesn't read the disk. I have tried 2 xp disks and neither one will boot it. it just comes back with the error message windows\system32\config\system corrupt can someone please help me it is an acer laptop
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Where is it coming with this error?

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Old 01-27-2008, 11:58 AM   #3 (permalink)
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says window can't start cuz that file is missing or corrupt
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Have you tried the solution on the MS Support page?
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use erd commander 2005 and do a system restore
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I do believe there are a number of solutions on the MS Support Page
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it won't repair install i have tried it won't read xp disk and i will try the ms help page now thank you
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I hate when I tell people a solution to their problems and just get totally ignored. that happens a lot around here
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3rd post i was getting fustrated.
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