Active desktop recovery
Posted 23 October 2005 - 04:51 AM
Posted 23 October 2005 - 05:09 AM
Click start, all programmes, accessories, system tools to run disc clean up, then from system tools, run disc defragmenter.
Click start then run, type prefetch then press enter, click edit then select all, right click any file, click delete, confirm delete then reboot
Click start then run, type sfc /scannow then press enter, you need the XP CD and get a blue progress bar, after the bar goes, reboot.
Click start then run, type chkdsk /f /r then press enter, type Y to confirm for next boot, press enter then reboot.
This will take an hour, it will appear to load normally then either the monitor will show progress or the screen will go blank, do not disturb this.
When it gets to the desktop, the system files and the hard drive will be as they should
If no change
Please go here to repair your operating system
If you are unable to run Repair XP
Alternate XP Repair Guide
Use the last one - Windows Installation CD to repair the current installation, which uses a slightly different method
Windows XP repair feature won't delete your data, installed programs, personal information, or settings. It just repairs the operating system
After running the repair it will be necessary to install all Windows Updates
Posted 23 October 2005 - 12:27 PM
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users