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Posts Tagged ‘operating system

What I Did to Overcome Windows6.1-KB958559-x64.msu Failed Installation

Thursday, 2 September 2010

After pulling a significant amount of hair for what has been like two longest days of my life, I finally was able to install Windows XP Mode on my newly upgraded Windows 7 Professional. At first, I was stumped at the second step of installing three required packages as described by Microsoft on their Windows […]

How To Fix Windows XP Error “Windows XP could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt”

Thursday, 18 March 2010

This lousy error happened to my sister-in-laws Acer Aspire One ZG5 netbook. Windows fails to completely boot everytime and returns this error. Windows XP could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: \WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\CONFIG\SYSTEM After frantically looking for someone to borrow an external DVD-ROM drive – the puny netbook doesn’t come with any […]