Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 7 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions Report houston89- Apr 3, 2010 06:51AM okay I was freaked out thought I had a really bad virus I couldnt acess internet couldnt use system restore or load any programs, pluged Warning! After selecting the restore point you which to revert your system to, click on Restore to begin. this contact form
Run System Restore From Safe Mode If you get any problems while running System Restore, or System Restore did not complete successfully, try running System Restore in Safe Mode. thanks Report crow› brakers - Jan 21, 2009 02:24PM Hi, I tried the link but nothing got downloaded from there. No idea which site I visited or what virus I may or may not have. you can only import binary registry files from within the registry editor. read this post here
Presto! You’ll be prompted to choose somewhere to save your system image so you can start saving the backup. I thought this Dell was dead and I was screwed.
Sign in to report inappropriate content. A friend had virus could not do defrag set restor-point and otherthings I have ran scans and have fixed every thing but resore-point. Reply Stan TheObserver November 9, 2015 at 5:23 am I need to tell the world! My computer is infected, and the only way I can work with it is to go in Safe Mode.
Make sure to familiarize your self with the tool before using it. I then placed a check mark in all the boxes in section # 4 & #5. When you say going in through the back door what do you mean? this content It's also available for Windows XP and Windows Server.Read more at Windows Recovery Disks.
I can't start them via "My Computer" either. System Restore may work wonders and save your behind in those cases. THEN I ran System Restore.. After some reading on the internet I downloaded a window utility which was to show me which servise is using the svchost.exe so I can disable it, but doing it didn't
Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. https://www.microsoft.com/resources/documentation/windows/xp/all/proddocs/en-us/app_system_restore_hss_off.mspx If you’re sure System Restore is turned on, but it’s still not working properly, try the following. Fix #3: Run chkdsk, sfc By running the chkdsk and sfc commands you can check if there are any issues with your computer's hard drive. Regards Tony B.
EasyRE will begin the process of restoring your system configuration to the state it was in at the date that was selected. weblink I have been trying to reset my windows laptop since 3 days. If you would rather reinstall Windows, read Jorge’s guide How To Reinstall Windows Without Losing Your Data How To Reinstall Windows Without Losing Your Data Read More for reinstalling without losing Additional Consideration: Make Sure Restore Points Are Being Created Just to be on the safe side, check regularly that restore points are being created because the last thing you want is
Report Sue- Sep 8, 2008 08:07PM Thanks for responding. I'm still going to do what you suggested though. Report brakers 119Posts Sunday August 17, 2008Registration date November 29, 2009 Last seen - Jan 10, 2009 01:44PM Hi There Sorry to hear you have problems. navigate here Many thanks Report GIT› brakers - Dec 23, 2009 08:48AM Thanks a lot dude, this information was very much helpful Helpful +4 Report Benny Jan 15, 2009 03:56PM Got up to
All rights reserved. I tried all of things suggested here, except reboting from disk,I bought my computer used and it didn't come with one (I'm aware that this may be my only solution, but Sorry I could not help.
I did get at least one pop-up that asked me to allow it to replace some file that it said was corrupted and I erroneously did so thinking it was a Use the C:\Windows\ServicePackFiles folder If you do not have this folder than you will need a XP install disk with the same SP you are using. A miracle! Many thanks!
You need to associate it with the Regedit.exe program and then it should run by double clicking it. Can anyone help? Report an- May 22, 2009 11:49AM I am having the same problems, when I click next nothing happens,also my registry has been disabled by system administrater and I coppied the malware his comment is here Fix #5: Check page file for fragmentation If your system's page file is fragmented, your System Restore points might get deleted at each restart.
Boot up your PC from the Easy Recovery Essentials CD or USB Select "Automated Repair" and click Continue. Report Sam- Jan 2, 2010 04:08PM Hi Tony, I am running Vista and the BSOD keeps popping up on my computer. It changed a LOT of settings, i.e. Report rovers88- Dec 20, 2008 06:40PM Hi I'm having a problem getting system restore to work but also internet explorer.