jmjsquared[@Tom] Thanks. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929833 BearPup[@Mags] Thanks for your detailed posting. Setup will copy the necessary files to the hard drive and reboot. Reply bandertron November 16, 2013 Hi Jim, sorry to hear that you weren't able to recover a set of working files. Check This Out
ironic.all seems well with my ‘new' system. If it has, then please please don't forget to show your appreciation by Tweeting, Liking, leaving a comment, sharing or linking to this page. OEM Restore disks or hidden restore folders on the hard drive will not work for the Repair Install. Good luck to you - and feel free to post back here if you have any questions. click for more info
You have the options listed below. You. Type: attrib -h -r -s C:\boot.ini del C:\boot.ini 2. In Notepad, click on File > Open and then navigate to the CBS.log.
To check your hard drive's health let me suggest The Windows Club website and the hard drive examination software the review [http://www.thewindowsclub.com/hdd-expert-download]. Press Enter to start the Windows Setup. Without the XP CD you'll find yourself completely stuck though, as you have no way to access the DOS/command prompt and copy the back up into the system32/config folder. How To Repair Windows Xp With Cd Let us know how you got on.