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You need to repair or reinstall the operating system. Also it depends on file which is missing. Some are files are not important as others. Missing system files might indicate that you have a virus/trojan/malware on your computer.

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Q: What should you do if you receive a message stating the following file is missing or corrupt windows system32 config system?
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NTLDR is a boot up (software) problem the file may be corrupt or you may be booting from the wrong disc. Check out the web page at below there is extensive information on troubleshooting for this problem.

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