Originally posted by RGELLIS
You may not have damaged anything, but as the Lightning came down, it creates one helll of a magnetic field, and may have slightly munched some af the data, just do a rebuild of windows after backing up, and it should fix that, other than that you may have fried part of the motherboard? Although i doubt it, UPS are good, but expensive!
When you say rebuild Windows do you mean format the drive completely and re-install windows? I sure hope I dont have to go through this again as I just did it less than a month ago and finally got my software back in tact. Thanks for the help guys.