a virus deleted my sys files!!! PLEASE Help!!!!!!

By Gofish
Oct 28, 2005
  1. hi im having problems formating my hd. i have windows xp but a virus deleted some sys files, its so bad that i cant repair or setup windows!! are there any other ways to format my pc?? Please help!
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Go to, get the W98SE/OEM bootfloppy file, create the floppy, write-protect it, boot from it and when you get the A:\> prompt type in: format c: /s /u and hit enter.
    Insert XP-CD and boot from that.
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