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Harddrive corruption - Computer not booting-up

\015 My computer started having files go missing...ITunes, QuickTime along with websites popping up (even when not on the Internet..I tried doing a restore to previous date, which took care of the pop-ups temporarily, but corrupted more files.Yesterday when booting on my computer it opened with a banner saying I had virus' such as Trojan Horse, etc. and the background was black instead of our usual picture. All my security alerts, firewall and automatic updates were turned off and I could not activate them.Today I downloaded Norton 360 to try and run it to clean things up. Now my computer is failing to boot-up...it just keeps trying and trying to restart. HELP!\015

Answers :

Hii, you just try to repair your windows by the bootable CD of your xp that will not delete your personal file in C:

Second option : Install xp in differnet directory and from that operating system you just backup your all data which are in C:

Third Option : Remove your hard disk and attach it in another machine and take your all data backup.

Fourth Option : Reinstall fresh xp by formating the C: that will remove the virus from your system.

You do have an option but youll need another harddrive, unplug the 1 with the photos on it, format the other drive, when its all setup you can add you second drive as the slave and make sure you boot from the 1 thats just been formatted.

your original harddrive will show up in ''my computer'' from there you can copy all your files etc to your new harddrive and back them up to disk.

after you get what you need of your drive it will need formatting.

ive done this a few times so it does work, if you dont have another harddrive then see if you can plug your drive into another machine.

hope it helps
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