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NTLDR is missing

Hello
this morning i had for no reason NTLDR is missing , im able to get into windows with this tool but i can't boot into windows without it:

http://www.tinyempire.com/notes/files/64ntiso.zip

my os is :Windows XP Professional x64 Edition

what can i do now please? like i said before im able to boot into windows but what to do now? to fix it permanent

thank u

EDIT 1: i had some virus and i got a look at it it removed thoes files
C:\WINDOWS\explorer.exe
C:\WINDOWS\regedit.exe
/ntldr
\bootmgr
\bootsect.bak
and some random shit

will post more
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jvuzCommented:
With a bartpe cd (http://www.nu2.nu/pebuilder/) you could try to launch a chkdsk
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NoBoDyDDAuthor Commented:
no need for live cd, im able to boot into windows fine with that tool, i just can't use it everytime i boot into windows :S
will try to chkdsk
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helpfinderCommented:
remove the disk from macine and put it to some other (as internal or external) and run chkdsk with F parameter (/F)
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Iradat SiddiquiCommented:
Please do the repair installation of windows XP.
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NoBoDyDDAuthor Commented:
will try chdsk -F now
about repair  installation ? when i boot into windows xp cd and press R i get only CMD version

and when i go to C:\ i get no files there
no boot.ini
no NTLDR
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Iradat SiddiquiCommented:
Find below how to do the repair installation of windows XP.

1.Boot the computer using the XP CD. You may need to change the boot order in the system BIOS so the CD boots before the hard drive. Check your system documentation for steps to access the BIOS and change the boot order.
2.When you see the "Welcome To Setup" screen, you will see the options below  
This portion of the Setup program prepares Microsoft
   Windows XP to run on your computer:

   To setup Windows XP now, press ENTER.

   To repair a Windows XP installation using Recovery Console, press R.

   To quit Setup without installing Windows XP, press F3.

3.Press Enter to start the Windows Setup.
  do not choose "To repair a Windows XP installation using the Recovery Console, press  R", (you Do Not want to load Recovery Console). I repeat, do not choose "To repair a Windows XP installation using the Recovery Console, press  R".  
4.Accept the License Agreement and Windows will search for existing Windows installations. 5.Select the XP installation you want to repair from the list and press R to start the repair. If Repair is not one of the options, END setup
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NoBoDyDDAuthor Commented:
well can we leave repair last thing to do? cause im little scared that it will remove my files
here's what i get from chkdisk (without F)
C:\>chkdsk
The type of the file system is NTFS.
The volume is in use by another process. Chkdsk
might report errors when no corruption is present.

WARNING!  F parameter not specified.
Running CHKDSK in read-only mode.

CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 3)...
178016 file records processed.
File verification completed.
897 large file records processed.
0 bad file records processed.
0 EA records processed.
3 reparse records processed.
CHKDSK is verifying indexes (stage 2 of 3)...
63 percent complete. (418163 of 658958 index entries processed)
Deleting index entry sessionstore.js in index $I30 of file 35606
Deleting index entry SESSIO~1.JS in index $I30 of file 35606.
90 percent complete. (634785 of 658958 index entries processed)
Deleting index entry E3DEFd01 in index $I30 of file 161774.
658958 index entries processed.
Index verification completed.

Errors found.  CHKDSK cannot continue in read-only mode.

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i tried this:
C:\>chkdsk -f
The drive, the path, or the file name is not valid.
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x-menIT super heroCommented:
if you are able to get in recovery mode, run the FIXMBR command
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NoBoDyDDAuthor Commented:
will try FIXMBR  after i finish  SFC /SCANNOW i think it would help or something
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Iradat SiddiquiCommented:
Please do the repair installation not the repair using the console. I already wrote the steps to perform the repair installation in my previous post.
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☠ MASQ ☠Commented:
The repair won't remove any of your files but it will uninstall Windows Hotfixes.
as iradatsiddiqui has said, getting to the right menu is a bit counter-intuitive, you have to ignore the "R" for repair which is actually Windows' Recovery Console (the command prompt you found) and carry on as if you are installing Windows for the first time.  Windows will detect the previous installation and then ask you if you want to repair it.  You'll need the 64bit installation CD that is the same (or better) Service Pack as the install you are trying to fix.

The Repair/Reinstall feature deletes and replaces specific system files including those which your AV has removed because they were infected. It won't touch data or your registry so installed programs will continue to behave as normal.

More on the process here and why you need the right CD before starting.
http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Windows/XP/A_3218-XP-OEM-and-the-repair-reinstallation-a-cautionary-tale.html
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Sudeep SharmaTechnical DesignerCommented:
C:\>chkdsk -f
The drive, the path, or the file name is not valid.

Right command would be

chkdsk /F /R

or

chkdsk C: /F /R

Sudeep
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NoBoDyDDAuthor Commented:
i restarted and get into windows xp cd , did the setup and it get restarted and i got installing windows , i hope it works
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helpfinderCommented:
try this syntax
chkdsk c: /F
if your drive is not C (but should be since it is system disk) type correct drive letter
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Iradat SiddiquiCommented:
Yes It will work 100%.
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NoBoDyDDAuthor Commented:
it worked alright thanx guys for the big help specially iradatsiddiqui thanx alot man
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NoBoDyDDAuthor Commented:
this is the main solution for this problem
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