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I'm having this issue when i'm on Device and Printers and i'm trying to load this particular path.

I think my disk / bios had just went kaputz. It somehow forgot where the system paths are like %windir%.

Any idea how to fix this issue?

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It is in the advanced system properties. You may just want to add c:\windows\system32 to the path, or mak sure the %windir% variable is set as in the screenshot.

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Yeah i can't get that to load either. lol my disk really got corrupt –  chrisjlee Jul 19 '11 at 1:14
    
Yes, if you cannot do those basic things, you are probably hosed. Even chkdsk probably won't do it, and I am not sure I would trust that to repair it all anyway. –  KCotreau Jul 19 '11 at 1:20
    
hmm i was able to access it manually by cmd C:\Windows\System32\SystemPropertiesAdvanced.exe but it won't save any of the variables. –  chrisjlee Jul 19 '11 at 1:22
    
Well thanks anyways. I think i figured it. I'll mark this as solved anyways. –  chrisjlee Jul 19 '11 at 1:30
    
It got fixed! I didn't know i turned on system restore. It fixed it that way (for the record). Luckily, i recently did a windows update and i had a restore point. Thanks for your concern! –  chrisjlee Jul 19 '11 at 3:17

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