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Old 12-01-2007, 07:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Okay yesterday, I was playing around with wincustomize. I tried desktopX and it looked cool but didn't really like it so I tried windowsblind. The thing is when I got it I had to change my SID number and once I did it said "Chaning SID number" or whatever for like an hour. So I went to bed and it was still like that. So, I restarted my computer since I couldn't get rid of it and now almost everything is gone. I have like 65% of my programs but lost everything else. My pictures, my 2000 songs, my documents, and my other valuable programs.

Yesterday also, the desktopX screwed with my laptop so I did a system restore and all was good. But now when I try a system restore it gives me that pop up for the administrative thing and says to enter an admin password (never did that) and that I have to enter a SIM card and it shows a picture of one (also never did that) and then hit ok. It doesn't give me a place to type in a password and I'm pretty sure I already have a SIM card in it..

I have tried to do it in safe mode and it was the same thing except without the SIM card thing. I also tried doing last config which brought me back to the exact thing I was or am at now. If ANYONE can please help me out on this major issue I would be forever grateful and in your debt. Huge thanks in advance:

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Old 12-02-2007, 07:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You should try a file recovery program. There are a lot of them out there. As long as the files haven't been overwritten you should be able to get them back.

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Old 12-03-2007, 12:08 AM   #3 (permalink)
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take your hard drive to another computer and ghost the data over to discs or another hard drive.
re-format windows on your own rig. dont mess with the registry. lol jk that really sucks ive had to dump my hdd several times.
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Old 12-03-2007, 10:28 AM   #4 (permalink)
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hah yea dont mess around with Reg unless your fine with losing everything.
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