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Old 06-13-2004, 09:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Angry system restore problem


I have winxp and no matter what point i choose to restore at it goes through the motions but when it gets back to the desktop i get messge cannot restore such and such a fact i now have 3 of evry shortcut.


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Old 06-13-2004, 10:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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This happened to me after I started XP with the "Last Know Good Configuration" option. That startup option messed it up and I couldn't restore. I just had to fix things the best I could and move on.

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Old 06-14-2004, 11:45 AM   #3 (permalink)
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partition your data and clean reformat
AMD Athlon XP Barton 2800+
Gigabyte GA-7N400-L
ATI AIW Radeon 9700
Crucial 512 pc 3200
Maxtor 80 GB w/ 8meg cache
PD 4x Dual Format DVD burner
52x CD burner

Dual booted with WinXP Pro and Fedora Core 2
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