A Strange Window's Error

By kostas_krhth
May 13, 2005
  1. Hello,

    I have a problem with my windows...

    Some programs don't work in my Pc now...(Before a while the programs were working perfect)...

    I have a Greek edition of Windows XpProfessional....

    Some programs : Ramtype,Qbasic and some other...

    Sorry for my english..

    The error says something about Windows 16 bit
    and about a [C:\windows\system32\AUTOEXEC.NT.]

    I DON'T KNOW :confused:

    What should i do....?
    I have not the Windows Xp Pro instal cd :blackeye:

    Please help me....... :hotbounce
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    It's probably because one of the following files is missing from c:\windows\System32:

    * Config.nt
    * Autoexec.nt
    * Command.com

    Check to see that these files are there. If not, expand them from the install CD and copy them to c:\windows\System32
    They'll be in the \I386 folder as


    From a command prompt window, type Expand /? and press Enter to get instructions for using Expand.

    If you don't have the CD, do a Search or Find on your harddisk, they could be in another folder (Repair). Copy them from there.
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