very important

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by zoyvod, Apr 16, 2002.

  1. zoyvod

    zoyvod Guest

    Does anyone knows a solution for the error message
    windows cannot load the registry hive systemroot\system32\config\software
    it is missing or corrupted
    There must be another way except the format
  2. pc_tek

    pc_tek Guest

    something in c:\windows\system32\config/software is corrupted. Not for sure if it will help, run a scan disk and have it fix any errors it finds. see if that helps.
  3. allan

    allan Guest

    No scandisk in XP and chkdsk will not solve the problem. I'd do a reinstall of XP with the repair option.
  4. Khayman

    Khayman I'm sorry Hal... Political User Folding Team

    could also try running "sfc /scannow"
  5. bheagle

    bheagle Guest

    You can install XP OVER XP too, this allows you to keep your programs and data in tact, and fix the problems in the files.. I just did it yesterday, treat it like an UPGRADE to WIN XP... works great.