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unable to start windows 2003 server

Posted on 2010-08-24
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i get this error message:

  STOP: C0000218 {REGISTRY FILE FAILURE}
  THE REGISTRY CANNOT LOAD THE HIVE (FILE)
\SYSTEMROOT\SYSTEM32\CONFIG\SOFTWARE
 OR ITS LOG OR ALTERNATE.
 IT IS CORRUPTE, ABSENT OR NOT WRITEABLE.

How can I fix this?
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have you gone through this article

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/325375
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thanks system is back up.
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