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No unfortuntely sfc wasnt win32 either
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ok, do you have the windows cd with you?
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yep it's in the drive
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so sfc /scannow did nothing?
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ok, you will need to do a repair.

This is simulate to doing a clean install of xp, except you are needing to choose the repair option

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When typed into the run box it just generated the error message that sfc wasn't a win32 application
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OK will the repair lose files/ should I back-up everything? Also how come one user profile is fine and the other problematic is there no way to delete the user profile or something?
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you will need to reboot and boot off the CD, sorry I should have told you that in the first posting on this subject.
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OK will the repair lose files/ should I back-up everything?  Also how come one user profile is fine and the other problematic is there no way to delete the user profile or something?

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No you will not lose anything do a repair
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OK will try that later have to go do something so won't be available to update etc til tomorrow night thanks for all your help!
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Totally welcome,

Hey if you have any more problems after you have done a repair, come back and let us know

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