win\system 32\config\

  nobbyhigo 18:05 15 Nov 2004

i get the following message that system32 is missing or corrupt, after i swapped a cd writer for cd rom, both are working before problem. I am now left with a black screen , the message and dont know which way to go
thanks nobby

  spikeychris 18:14 15 Nov 2004
  Rayuk 18:20 15 Nov 2004

You may have a problem if you are using an oem version of WinXP if so there is another way around this just have a look here
click here

  nobbyhigo 18:27 15 Nov 2004

how do i get out of the black screen to start with

  VoG II 18:30 15 Nov 2004

Use a startup disk as stated in spikey's click here. You can download one from click here (using another PC obviously).

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