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Old 04-28-2005, 12:45 AM   #11 (permalink)
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i turned off system restore because of all the virus/hijackers/spyware that i was getting, and i just formatted 2 weeks ago! nooooo
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Old 04-28-2005, 01:06 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Perhaps a format isn't needed. You could try reinstalling over your current OS and see how that does or using the recovery console from the XP cd.
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Old 04-28-2005, 01:09 AM   #13 (permalink)
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i tried the repair console, took a long time, but didnt work
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Old 04-28-2005, 01:11 AM   #14 (permalink)
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You mentioned earlier you were getting a bunch of viri, spyware and hijackers. Have you ran any virus and spyware checks with updated definitions?
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Old 04-28-2005, 02:45 AM   #15 (permalink)
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problem fixed, i just had to double click on the top of the window that popped up... i feel stupid
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