Synopsis of Corrupt system32\config files

By jobeard
May 3, 2007
  1. All of these are related.
    Primary root cause of the errors is the registry is corrupt which is located at
    and the registry is in MULTIPLE files
    1. DEFAULT
    2. SAM
    5. SYSTEM

    The following topic are all related to registry errors:

    System32\config file corrupt

    System32\config\System File corrupt

    missing file windows\system32\config\system

    oops; xp fails to boot
    my fix to avoid reformatting

    Recover your data before you reformat!

    Microsoft Solution:

    With a copy of \Windows stored elsewhere (or a backup of just that directory),
    all of this could have been avoided :)
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