I also seem to have contracted a virus that uses … missing or corrupt \windows\system32\config\system fixes not working 5 replies I have XP and when I started the other day, I Missing boot.ini file Microsoft Windows XP users: If the boot.ini is severely corrupted or missing a user running Microsoft Windows XP can rebuild the boot.ini to resolve this issue. If you're using NTFS, it won't let you open the folder, but here's how to get around that: 8. Sign up now. http://iversoncreative.com/problem-with/problem-with-net.html
After you've typed that in, click OK a couple of times and finally that monster will let you in. 9. Note This procedure assumes that Windows XP is installed to the C:\Windows folder. If the administrator password is blank, just press ENTER. 5. These are restore points. 9.
I typed 'md tmp' (Enter) >> Then 'copy c:\windows\system32\config\system c:\windows\tmp\system.bak' >> (Enter) >> Got a message: 1 file(s) copied. >> >> Then, on the third line, after typing >> 'copy c:\windows\system32\config\software Choose the Last Known Good Configuration. 14. Once completed type exit and see if issue is resolved. Any comments appreciated!
When you use the batch command, you do not have to manually type as many commands. Continue with the instructions to complete the upgrade Once this process is done, go and activate your license key: Go to Control Panel Go to System At the Windows activation section, None of my prevous restore points are charted. Finally restart your pc.
Click Start, and then click All Programs. 2. If you have access to another computer, to save time, you can copy the text in step two, and then create a text file called "Regcopy2.txt" (for example). Report nobody- Jun 21, 2010 at 11:26 AM i have the same issue about the error message in your windows xp sp2,, I suggest reformat your pc Helpful +1 Report pemasaran1 https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/455884/windowssystem32configsystem/ Solution: Keyboard issue This issue has also been known to be caused by a short in the ground wire in the keyboard cable.
But in my humble opinon, the most probable cause for this could be the Automatic Updates that Windows keeps downloading by itself. With this being networking and dealing with Microsoft Windows Server I would love to complete the MCSA. OEM installations create passwords and user name that did not previously exist. Until I get my new drive I found a fantastic solution that worked without losing any data and not having to format or re-instal windows.
Click the Tools option on the main toolbar. From the folder/directory list in Windows explorer click on the drive where you installed Windows XP Open the System Volume Information folder (The folder appears dimmed) If you receive a System There is only one road to travel to be sure. Additional information about this issue can be found on Microsoft KB Q224526.
thank you kind sir or madam justrightman Report justrightman- Aug 31, 2009 at 12:15 AM yes I have this problem with my window xpsp2 dimension 2350 , whne I stated it this content Do this: A-1. Note: If you get an error when you change the name to sysinfo, and hit apply⁄ok, just try it again... I followed someones steps and removed the MB battery for 2min.
Tried everything for 3 weeks - nothing. Don't you think I'll warn people off a program spammed in newsgroups? (Cluestick answer: yes.) Malke -- Elephant Boy Computers www.elephantboycomputers.com "Don't Panic!" MS-MVP Windows - Shell/User Malke, Jan 4, Go to the Settings panel Go to Update and Security Click Recovery Click Get Started At the Reset This PC section, click Get started Click Remove Everything Follow the instructions to complete the refresh procedure weblink If you haven’t set an administrator password, then simply press Enter.
Then boot with it and it will be able to see the Windows files. But wait. This folder is unavailable and appears dimmed because it is set as a super-hidden folder.
The NeoSmart Support Forums, member-to-member technical support and troubleshooting. Often XP/Vista will not boot with a slaved drive that has a damaged file system. Open one of these folders to locate a Snapshot subfolder. Tried safe mode and same thing would not have it.
Report Mohd. I don't know if the drive could be just toast or if I'm just not trying hard enough. I hope it can somehow be recovered or something.I have considered slaving the hard drive which is a Samsung HD080HJ/P 80GB SATA, but I can't find any good instructions on that, check over here I typed 'md tmp' (Enter) > Then 'copy c:\windows\system32\config\system c:\windows\tmp\system.bak' > (Enter) > Got a message: 1 file(s) copied. > > Then, on the third line, after typing > 'copy c:\windows\system32\config\software
old hardware ? At the Welcome to Setup screen press R to start the recovery Console. question, select No Select what type of Windows Vista you purchased and then check the I have selected the edition of Windows that I purchased option Click Next Click Upgrade Follow