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Windows 7 will only boot to system restore

fanman8302 asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-06
I have a windows 7 computer that will only reboot to system restore. I'm able to get to the DOS prompt and the C drive is showing no opearing files. The system files are on a drive renamed X drive. It will not allow me to get tothe system restore. Any clues on how I can correct this issue.
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