I made a backup with system state to a>>USB drive using ntbackup. You're saying that the parts in the drive won't wear down over time and use? It's not true.>So you're saying that you can read/write to your hard drive an infinite amount of times? One of the regulars there said that if> your Windows directory has the I386 folder in it, you can completely> reinstall windows from that folder by burning it to CD, then Source
The guy had over 250 files relating to spyware/trojans etc. Several hundred deleted files flew past my eyes before the power button worked. It just doesn't matter.-- Ken BlakePlease Reply to the Newsgroup> You may be right, and I may be mistaken. How to take a landscape picture with mobile phone in frame ?
Large files such as those, willreally frag a drive quite quickly.Cleaning junk out of the system, I find it better if it's cleaned asit's made. Just goes straight to login how to run ChkDsk utility More resources See also Windows XP SP3 chkdsk will not run at boot can't run OS after CHKDSK. share|improve this answer answered Aug 22 '11 at 14:21 sbtkd85 51125 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign No, create an account now.
I generally say to defrag every two to three months. CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 3)... I decided I wanted to expand my system partition from 20 to 30 GB (it was filling up). It just deleted my entire 40 gig HDD.
I did>>> that, but it did not fix the errors.>>> >>> Is there any utility that I could run that would look at the drive and>>> repair any errors in the The time now is 02:38 AM. solved Internet connected but browsers not working even in safe mode and clean boot. I had also made an image backup (with>>DI), reformatted, and restored the backup ending up with the same errors.>>It makes sense that an image type backup might carry file system errors
It's not true.Agreed.-- http://www.bootdisk.com/ AnonymousAug 24, 2005, 9:24 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)"Ken Blake"
It's not true.> : >> :> : It just seems logical to me that extra use of a> : hardware device would put more wear and tear> : on it.>> All Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Advertisement [emailprotected] Thread Starter Joined: Jul 4, 2005 Messages: 483 In the process of running CHKDSK via "Run", the computer was rebooted but there wasn't anything visible to observe on the Get the answer AnonymousAug 24, 2005, 1:19 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)"History Fan"
EXITPost back this info here in newsgroup- - -Third-party partitioning software I recommend: BootITNG from Terabyte Unlimited.They have a free trial download (which I think is good for 30 days) and http://webwonder.net/xp-home/xp-home-over-top-of-win-98.php Go back as far as you can. Linux is looking more and> more attractive all the time..... Triple6, Nov 24, 2006 #6 [emailprotected] Thread Starter Joined: Jul 4, 2005 Messages: 483 Did as you stated, then went to "Events for logon report" and everything is fine.
Apr 16, 2007 #22 jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,782 +697 The whole point of chkdsk /f is to verify and FIX files that mistakenly use the same HD sector or I would think that it has something to do with chkdsk not completely supporting 160 gb drives. If you do not have the correct password, Recovery Console does not allow access to the computer. have a peek here I came to Casablanca for the waters.""The waters?
Win/95,98 had this problem is spades using the FAT/FAT32 filesystem. SFC replace the protected file with the copy of that file from the W xp CD...Is there a problem of replacing the protected file with an old version ? How fast is your internet?
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It started auto rebooting XP and consistently failing as the desktop started populating. To be honest though you're probably going to need a new hard drive but there's no harm in trying. Mar 16, 2007 #13 zipperman TS Rookie Posts: 1,179 +7 teamimpetuous, Did you try Windows Restore ? Check This Out What is the common link between these two problems?
You cannot access any folders, but you can carry out commands such as chkdsk, fixboot,and fixmbr for limited disk repairs. The software has 10 levels ofcompression you can select from, and selecting 0 yields uncompressed,1 - 9 more compression. This process makes a set of 6 diskettesObviously, you need to mark each diskette (1 to 6) so you know which is which.