For more information see Alex Nichol's article on XP activation. This was wonderful, thank you so much! You can then connect the original hard drive after configuring the jumpers to a slave drive. Reply Rhaja May 10, 2013 This workaround totally ROCKED!!!…The only adjustment I had to make was to use ‘Lubuntu' . http://smartnewsolutions.com/windows-system32/c-windows-system32-config-software-is-missing-or-corrupted.html
Reply Gareth Price January 22, 2014 Really good, worked 100%. If you get the "Setup cannot continue because the version of Windows on your computer is newer than the version on the CD.". A Repair Install will replace the system files with the files on the XP CD used for the Repair Install. It will leave your applications and settings intact, but Windows updates will need to be reapplied.
Disclaimer - I am not a computer repair technician. Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefitsBecome a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook and Twitter Back to top #10 Billy O'Neal Billy O'Neal Visual C++ STL Maintainer Malware Response Team 12,301 posts Again, thanks. After some time I discovered that some brands of USB, Kingston for one, won't boot with an Acer notebook!
If this doesn't repair the problem with your system other troubleshooting procedures are required. - John (my website: http://www.carrona.org/ ) **If you need a more detailed explanation, please ask for it. Using a cheaper brand actually solved this. If the option to Repair Install is NOT available and you continue with the install; you will delete your Windows folder and the Documents and Settings folders. Windows System32 Config System File Missing Or Corrupt Solution Repairing a Windows XP installation is valuable when you need to keep your programs and data intact but need to restore the Windows XP system files to their original state.
Once again, thanks for the information about Ubuntu, I really appreciate someone taking the time to post this! Windows System32 Config System Missing Or Corrupt Fix Faran Ali 1.590.870 görüntüleme 4:00 Fixing \windows\system32\config\system corrupted or missing - Süre: 1:22. Reply Ricardo June 3, 2014 Thank You Thank You So Much, I got my pc to work using your tutorial above. http://www.tomjepson.co.uk/fix-missingcorrupt-system-file-in-windows-xp-without-recovery-cd/ More users can be entered from within Windows XP after the repair installation is complete.After entering the account name(s), click Next -> to continue. 17 Finish Final Setup of Windows XP Windows
Reply paulo December 25, 2015 It works amazingly well and easy. C:\windows\system32\config\system Back to top #12 lowtek_otc lowtek_otc Members 280 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:22 PM Posted 10 January 2009 - 04:54 PM Hello, all If you run Windows XP SFC and it All the credit to You! After the necessary files and drivers are loaded, the Windows XP Professional Setup screen will appear.Press Enter to setup Windows XP now. Note: Even though the second option is to
If it doesn't ask you for the CD this means that it wasn't necessary to replace any files. http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/how-repair-corrupt-or-damaged-windows-system-files-system-file-checker.htm Oturum aç 1.979 246 Bu videoyu beğenmediniz mi? How To Repair Corrupted Windows Xp Without Cd sweet554 2.843.092 görüntüleme 7:28 Advanced System Restore for Windows 7 - Süre: 7:38. Windows System32 Config System File Download Go to Start, then to Run, and type in "SFC.EXE /SCANNOW" (without the quotes - and with a space between the SFC.EXE and the /SCANNOW).
Perfect instructions. his comment is here I'm also going to try to recover some of my encrypted files using the decrypt program from majorgeeks, fingers crossed.