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I have a Dell dimensions XPS (blue desktop. I get a message that says Windows/System32/System/Config is missing or corrupt. The XP Pro disk is an OEM from Dell and does not allow me to use the R repair function. I keep getting a message that it does not recognize the Raid 0 hard drives. I did a diagnostics on the drives and they appear to pass every test. What is the problem?

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  • ghamilton731 Feb 08, 2010

    Can't even get into Windows. From everything I've read and CD included with Dell computers cannot be used for correcting the missing/corrupt file issue. If I could get into drive C I thought I could copy and paste missing/corrupt files from another XP. No can do.

    What I do understand is why the computer is not recognizing the Raid 0 drives. Any idea what all the Bios setting should be in the Setup screen?

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Unfortunately because your windows are OEM version you can not try the other solution.
The only solution is to backup your files and install the windows from the begging or find a windows disk so we can repair it or upgrade them.

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If u getting your desktop then pelase do the bellow steps:-
Click on bellow :-
1. my computer
2. C Drive
3. Windows
4. System 32
5. Restore
6. rstrui
please click on the check box of previous day when you were working without this error msg. and click next..... after your system auto reboot and load your previous setting.

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harry ....

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