civicr 17:03 23 Jul 2010

Just typed msconfig in the run box and windows cant find anything just says error. Any ideas

  civicr 17:03 23 Jul 2010

windows xp sp3

  woodchip 17:14 23 Jul 2010

Try typing SFC Scannow

  onthelimit 17:25 23 Jul 2010

Do you mean Cmd, then sfc /scannow ?

  civicr 17:37 23 Jul 2010

Did that and only get a flash of a black box and nothing

  onthelimit 17:45 23 Jul 2010

You have to open a command prompt by typing cmd into the run box first.

  woodchip 18:31 23 Jul 2010

No In Run type SFC/SCANNOW hit enter

  onthelimit 20:16 23 Jul 2010

.....but I think you are wrong. click here

  TonyV 20:25 23 Jul 2010

Woodchip is right. In XP, Start/All Programs/run then type "sfc /scannow", note the space, and then enter.


  TonyV 20:27 23 Jul 2010

Type "sfc /scannow" without the ""!


  rdave13 20:28 23 Jul 2010

Try typing msconfig.msc in the run box.

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