Windows root system corrupt

By beagle01
Dec 14, 2008
  1. when i try to turn on my desktop pc, i receive the following message:

    windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt:
    windows root>\system32\ntoskrnl.exe.
    please re-install a copy of the above file.

    when i try to do so, it wants a floppy copy, all i have is a cd.

    please advise
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 18,352

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