xp crashing problems

  campal 23:26 01 Oct 2004

after i have installed xp pro all is well for a day or so then it crashes or will not start , then i get a message saying, windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt \WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\CONFIG\SYSTEM , IT THEN SAYS ABOUT USING REPAIR CONSUL I HAVE NO IDEA HOW TO DO THIS ANY SUGGESTIONS I AM BACK TO USING ME TILL I SORT THIS PROBLEM

  alan227 23:46 01 Oct 2004

This is a good tutorial on how to use the repair console.
click here

  pubsinger 00:13 02 Oct 2004

If the install is successful but you keep losing the file after a few days I would say you either have a virus, or your hard drive is developing bad sectors. Do a thorough Scan Disc on your system drive. If it shows up bad sectors get yourself a new drive, pronto.

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