People often look for it in Start > All Programs, etc, thinking it is a listed program.
What is your method for starting msconfig? When you go to run and type msconfig and click OK, does anything happen ?
When you go to search and type msconfig do you get any results?
Do you have admin rights on this pc?
In folder options do you have show hidden folders enabled?
This is often caused by virus or spyware damage. What do you use to protect yourself against these infections?
If your msconfig file is really missing, try sfc /scannow, put your XP cd in the drive, start>run then type sfc /scannow (note the space between sfc and the /)
This will correct corrupt and missing system files
Trying to use msconfig to edit start menue and told file can not be found ??
I assume this has alterd due to downloads,use of reg.ceaner,temp file delete or similar activity.
How can I get this back ?