xp missing file

  crystalineentity 15:25 31 Dec 2008

hi, i restarted my puter today and the message was xp sp3 cannot start because of missing file asa.pnp is missing and you can press r when your xp disk is in the cdrom, so i done that and then it says after pressing r enter your admin password which i dont know but i think it is blank, so i press enter and i get the C/windows come up then what do i do as the help gives you commands but how do i get the missing file like it first said at the start, i prsume i have a blank password as it wouldnt go to c/windows...can anyone correct me or help me , what do i type after c/windows....ta paz

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:34 31 Dec 2008


Are you sure that is the file stated as missing?
It is not a windows files.

  crystalineentity 15:39 31 Dec 2008


  Sea Urchin 15:49 31 Dec 2008
  crystalineentity 19:24 31 Dec 2008

microsoft and performed the command propmt but when i hit enter fro the first line (ren c:\windows\system32\drivers\isapnp.sys isapnp.old) i get the message Th name specified is not a directory......any ideas..paz

  Zak 19:30 31 Dec 2008

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