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Is it possible to repair XP Media edition with XP Home disk ?

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Windows has been refusing to start up or work satisfactory all day.
Screen shows a variety of different complaints – “cant start file missing or corrupt” “cant find ntoskrnl.exe.
When it has started after a time it goes haywire with “delayed write failed” for numerous different files.
Computer has a OEM version of XP Media Centre and I have no disks – Is it possible to use a XP Home Edition disk to repair windows ?
Thanks for any help
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Unfortunately no. You have to use a disc that is exactly the same version as the one you wish to perform a repair on.
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