Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt:
Tou can attempt to repair this file by starting Windows Setup using the original Setup CD_ROM.
Select 'r' at the first screen to start repair
I tried the fix from Microsoft but could not find the SYSTEM file. There was a system.bak file which I copied to the config directory. After I robooted again I received the following error message:
LSASS.EXE When trying to update a password the return status returned current password not correct.
It is a Dell 8200. I think I received this error because it is an OEM installation of XP.