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Hi I have an Acer One Notebook and am agetting the message "the following file is missing or corrupt: /windows/system32/config/system it goes on to say to use the original setup cd rom! Of course there is no disc drive!! Any help much appreciated!!

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SOURCE: \Windows\System32\Config\System; Repair w/CD-ROM; NO CD-ROM

if you can get an external cd/dvd drive from a friend, then you could solve the problem.

other solutions would mean that you will reinstall windows again. This takes more time and has a few tricks to be done from a flash drive.

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SOURCE: get an error message that windows would not start missin or corrupt windows\system32\config\system

you can use system restore to solve this problem .
try to restore your system to an earlier working restore point.
this will fix your problem.

Posted on Apr 22, 2009

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Put the original setup CD-ROM into your CD-drive.
Restart the computer.
Tell it to "boot" from the disk in the CD-drive.
Choose "repair an existing Windows installation",
and let it fix the problem.
Remove the CD-ROM disk.
Restart your (repaired) computer.

Posted on Oct 09, 2010

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it would be better if yo could install anew operating system say just format and reinstall windows. also after try installing an antivirus and keep it upto-date

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SOURCE: Hi, my acer aspire one

The Acer Aspire One Netbook has a hidden partition containing the files required for restoration to the original factory condition. The restoration clears all user data from the C: drive and requires that you have the netbook plugged into its AC adapter as the process takes significant time during which it should not be interrupted at the risk of hard disk corruption. To begun the process....
1. power on the netbook while it is plugged into its AC adapter
2. during power-on, while the Acer Logo is showing, press Alt and F10 together several times
3. Acer eRecovery loads showing the Windows screen momentarily
4. follow the on-screen directions and make the selection to recover the factory default image

Posted on Apr 10, 2011

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