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System32 auto exec NT the system file not suitable for running ms-dos and Microsoft applications?

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August 10, 2005 6:28AM

In my case Autoexec.nt was missing from the C:\WINNT\System32 directory. Looking in the C:\WINNT\Repair directory I found that Windows had automatically made a backup copy of Autoexec.nt, so I just copied this into C:\WINNT\System32 and the problem was fixed.