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Have a Think Pad Model r61 with xp professional operating system. Got a virus and I was trying to clean it up with one of the microsoft technicians and got a message "Windows couldn't start because the following files are missing or corrupt, \Windows\System32\Config\system". Can attempt to repair with the Original Setup CD-ROM. I don't think I was provided one when I purchased the computer, where can I get one?

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SOURCE: \WINDOWS\system32\c_1252.nls

You didn't say which operating system. But this usually happens in XP. You have a corrupt start up file.The easiest way to fix this is to boot the machine from an XP cd. When it asks you if you want to install windows click enter. Hopefully it will show that there is an existing copy of windows. Then it will tell you to hit R if you want to repair the existing copy of windows. If you have succeeded this far it is pretty much automatic after that. The repair install will ask for the product code (on the MS COA sticker) Hope this helps!

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SOURCE: Dear sir, kindly help me

The Lenovo OneKey Rescue System is an easy-to-use application that can be used to back up the

data on your system partition (C drive) for easy restore when required. You can run Lenovo

OneKey Recovery under the Windows operating system, and the OneKey Rescue System
without starting the Windows operating system.

Attention:

In order to utilize the features of the OneKey Rescue System, your hard disk already includes a

hidden partition by default to store the system image file and OneKey Rescue System program

files. This default partition is hidden for security reasons and is the reason the available disk
space is less than it claims. The exact available hard disk space depends on the file size of the
mirror image file (based on the size of operating system and preinstalled software).

Using Lenovo OneKey Rescue System (Without Windows operating system)

In the event that the operating system cannot be loaded, follow the steps below to access

OneKey Rescue System.

• Shut down your computer.

• Press the key next to the power button to launch OneKey Rescue System.

Within the program, you can choose to restore your system partition to the original factory

status, or to a previously generated backup.

Notes:

The backup process and creation of recovery discs may take some time, connect the AC adapter and

battery pack to your computer.

After the recovery discs are burned, please number them so that you can use them in the correct order.

Computers without an integrated optical drive support the creation of recovery discs; however an

appropriate external optical drive is needed to physically create the recovery discs.

Note: The recovery process is irreversible. Make sure to back up any critical data before using the recovery

feature.


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