|I get the follow error on startup: |
Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt : \WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\CONFIG\SYSTEM
You can attempt to repair this file by starting Windows Setup using the original Setup CD-ROM.
Select 'r' at the first screen to start repair.
I've tried F12 and adjusted the boot sequence to start from the Reinstallation DVD but I get the same message. I've tried F2 and and adjusted the boot sequence to boot from the Reinstallation DVD but get the same message.
I've backed up all of my files but don't want to loose all of the software and settings installed on the computer. Is there a way the restore the corrupt file without a complete system restore? Thank you in advance for any suggestions!!!!
This is on a Dell laptop