Report ^^- Apr 9, 2010 at 06:33 AM thanx ur such a life saver...! Register now Not a member yet? If you do proceed to install a fresh copy of Windows rather than repairing an existing one, you will lose access to all the applications you previously had installed (although your If you are installing Windows XP Service Pack 2, you should do this from a CD rather than by online download (your local IT staff should have a CD for this). his comment is here
It's like all over the Internetlindagabby3 years agoReplymy laptop will only open explorer do you have any reason as to why and how to fix this issuestrebor715 years agoReplyIf your system I really don't want to do a recovery change. I was about to reload Windows XP. lazyperson17Jul 21, 2010, 5:24 PM Run a malware check.
It will give you warning that some of your applications may not be able to open/operate ... If your Windows system is working sufficiently well, you can just follow the section on What to Back Up. 2. I would use the original nLite installation disk, but it was set to automate the installation and I don't know if it would format the drive.I've done a CHKDSK /f on Backing Up Your Own Files If you computer has system problem, you first priority should be to make sure you have up-to-date backup copies of all your own files.
If you notice you will find that it is responding after a long wait. The System Restore Restoration Complete screen appears. Back to top #6 Oechsli Oechsli Topic Starter Members 8 posts OFFLINE Local time:10:08 AM Posted 13 July 2011 - 12:53 PM Eyesee, I downloaded MalwareBytes, updated definitions, ran full Report Franks- Feb 28, 2010 at 11:38 AM WOW thanks soooo much Em your method worked and all my programs are working again by one click thanks alot saved me big
I have run MalawareBytes and it found no issues, I tried downloading exe fix no luck either. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - The story read as if you just got this laptop. plese help me pls...DarleneH221 year agoReplyI have a neat program for scanning. No improvement I do note that if I attempt to run a SETUP.exe in safe mode, the setup application at least begins to run, but then shuts down with an error:
I managed to think around and find some other things to kind of fix it. Several functions may not work. Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Still won't work by thesetravels / June 6, 2007 11:53 AM PDT In reply to: Can you boot in safe mode? If you see something that you dont normally see, you might have some kind of virus/trojan that is blocking whatever your trying to do.
dont get it saying 'Open with...' when you click on a file nor that rundll application not found, perfect fix. That's the first time I ran into a program not installing (when I attempted to add Google as a Search Provider) I am running a checkdisk with a repair switch right Report snayp- Mar 9, 2010 at 12:14 PM Thanks, thanks, thanks, thanks!!!!!! by strickjh2005 / June 6, 2007 11:49 AM PDT In reply to: None of my programs are opening Then try opening the start menu and going to run.
WD Hard drive not booting...yet... Figure B Choose your OS #5: Fix a corrupt Boot.ini As the Windows XP operating system begins to load, the Ntldr program refers to the Boot.ini file to determine where the Helpful +6 Report LeGenD May 30, 2010 at 02:53 AM It is due to some kind of virus/ trojan activity which normally disables the task manager.Now due to this problem when Report Migeta- Apr 5, 2010 at 10:42 AM you are..."the shit." AMAZING THANK YOU ZOMG Report JackOfCross- Apr 6, 2010 at 02:16 AM 2 hours of reading other peoples crap and
If I type the address in the bar, I can save the files wherever I want. Full Bio Contact See all of Greg's content × Full Bio Greg Shultz is a freelance Technical Writer. So I followed your instructions to open my files, but now they won't open at all. weblink I had the same problem.
Fun the check. If you are able to install the latest XP service pack prior to doing a Repair Install, you may may prevent this problem. If I scroll down, it locks up.I have Win 7 installed on a separate partition using a dual-boot method.
Report Miraj- Mar 9, 2010 at 05:10 AM Thanks for the file association fix from Dougs website....helped save me from doing a full vista restore.....THANKS AGAIN and God Bless you! When I try to open up almost any program (Firefox, Project 64, Etc.) my computer will show an hourglass cursor for a few seconds and then continue as if nothing had Broken Internet Connection If your system has had an adware or spyware infection removed, or you have deinstalled certain anti-virus products, you may find that the machine will no longer successfully To display this menu, you need to power off your computer and then restart it.
In other words, if it fails to revive your Windows XP on the first attempt, the backup copy is also corrupt. #3: Use System Restore Another tool that might be helpful Windows Advanced Options Menu Please select an option: Safe Mode Safe Mode with Networking Safe Mode with Command Prompt Enable Boot Logging Enable VGA mode Last Known Good Configuration (your most You have way too many issues here to try to fix without doing that. Recently, when using Acrobat to scan a document, the printer would run, Acrobat would finish, but not open the doc to do OCR and deskew and all that.
Report vamsi- Feb 23, 2010 at 02:07 PM Hi thank u very much... Any advice how to resolve my problems? Disabling auto-running software using the Windows MSCONFIG utility (run via [Start/Run]). Report matthew- Feb 11, 2010 at 07:52 AM hello I have the same problem when I click on it the little loading timer comes up but once it gone nothing happens
Because you're running in Safe mode, the only option on the opening screen of the System Restore wizard is Restore My Computer To An Earlier Time, and it's selected by default, Proffitt :). Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Italiano Português Nederlands Polski हिंदी Bahasa Indonesia Log In Subscribe You just made my day!
A Repair Installation will remove any service packs later than the ones included in the installation CD. Although a Repair Install should not affect your own files, it's better to be safe than sorry. For some reasons, that time it also messed up my EXE file extensions, I couldn't run anything. Last Known Good Configuration The Last Known Good Configuration option on the Windows Advanced Options Menu starts your computer using the configuration it stored at the last successful closedown.