Repair Disk Utility Cannot Save All Configuration Files

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SYMPTOMS
The Repair Disk Utility may return the following errors:
Repair Disk Utility could not save all configuration files when using the Update Repair Info option.
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When you run RDISK with the -s parameter, no errors are displayed onthe computer screen or entered into the event log. The CreateEmergency Repair Disk option is not displayed, and the progress bar may beupdated much faster than normal, (For example, in two seconds instead ofone minute).
CAUSE
Possible causes of these errors include:
  • Insufficient access permissions to the %SystemRoot%\repair directory (you should have at least change permission: read, write, change, delete).
  • The file %SystemRoot%\Profiles\Default User\Ntuser.dat is inaccessible.
  • The drive containing the directory %SystemRoot%\repair lacks free space to hold the configuration files.
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Article ID: 165711 - Last Review: 02/23/2014 01:07:30 - Revision: 2.1

Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 3.5, Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 3.51, Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition, Microsoft Windows NT Server 3.5, Microsoft Windows NT Server 3.51, Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition

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