Causes for the error message NTLDR is missing:
For most hardware problems, it is sufficient to eliminate this and the error message NTLDR is missing will not show up. However, if system files have been deleted or corrupted hard drive to be the, and here it is primarily the files NTLDR and NTDETECT.COM, this one is again Windows XP CD to the hard copy of the must.
For this, restart the computer from the Windows XP CD and activates the Recovery Console. Here you can either use the following commands:
COPY x: \ I386 \ NTLDR C: \
COPY x: \ I386 \ NTDETECT.COM C: \
It is to note the following: Each command will be executed separately and confirmed with enter. Then comes the next command. In the third and fourth step x with the actual drive letter of the drive with the loaded Windows XP CD to be replaced. So when the CD in drive E: is, then the command must be called as follows:
COPY E: \ I386 \ NTLDR C: \
Then again, Windows should be run as normal.