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help.. missing file Windows\system32\config\system!

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same thing happened to me.. as i saw in some other thread... i was using the computer the day before.. everything was perfectly fine... next day i turn it on.. and a black screen came on.. saying that C:\windows\system32\config\system was missing..

i have the windows XP CD.. i pujt it on.. i press R
.. but from then on i dunno wut to do.. the console comes up... and i dunno wut else to do....

i was reading in the other post.. and well i did the dhkskh /r (is not like that but... thats how i remember it lol)
and nohing.. i left the cmputer for like 2 hours doing that.. it finished.. i typed exit.. i restarted it ... i noted some changes bt still the screen is back... help!! i have 20GB of musiccccc!!!!!!!!!!!

Edited by -Bryan-, 27 February 2006 - 03:29 PM.

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Hi -Bryan-...

Try this REPAIR to your installation of XP. This procedure will not damage or change your current files or settings...it will just repair or replace damaged system files. You will be asked for your Installation CD and may be asked for your product key. Follow the instructions carefully...print them out if you can. Note: This option is not always available on OEM Recovery Cd's

Once this repair has completed, you will have to download all Windows Updates again.

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