Dialogue box buttons are blank

  terendak_uk 10:33 11 Feb 2005

Be grateful for help.
PC WinXP Home, no problems until 30mins ago ( nothing changed on PC for a week).
Upon inserting a USB memory stick, the dialogue box that opens....giving choice buttons....has no writing on any of the buttons. If I click one of them eg Open files for viewing, it'll execute normally ( I know where that button is....). Same happens if I click Tools in IE, then Internet Options....box opens but the buttons are all blank. Any advice, please

  terendak_uk 11:32 11 Feb 2005

So far, in MS database. Any help would be appreciated

  terendak_uk 14:48 11 Feb 2005

Now IE is "playing" up.........Any ideas, please?

  terendak_uk 18:49 11 Feb 2005

Perhaps the evening shift have come across this before?

  curlylad 19:50 11 Feb 2005

Just for a starting point try system file checker , Start , run , type sfc /scannow , click ok then see what this discovers.

  terendak_uk 20:02 11 Feb 2005

For response....it's a work PC so will try Monday. Just haven't come across this one before. If it prompts for OS disc...I have a "restore" CD...problematic, do you think?
Also, wanted to find out if anyone here had a similar experience....to explain the cause.

  terendak_uk 07:31 15 Feb 2005

I was worried that it would prompt for the Win O/S disk. It didn't..phew! Don't know what caused it, tho.
Thanks for your suggestion....nice to see an initial one ( only one lol)solving the problem.

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