error check message help

  patso 17:29 07 Jan 2006
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after recently turning on my pc the next day after my daughter was on it it went into error check and found two things one of which reads windows\prefetch\RASAUTOU.exe-18B88AG8.PF .Firstallocation not valid the entry will be truncated.i think this might have happened from the plug been pulled and not shut down properly.what does this message mean and how does this happen.im using xp home and sp2 any help please.

  VoG II 17:32 07 Jan 2006

You can simply delete that file - it isn't needed.

Or use click here

  patso 19:42 08 Jan 2006

thanks vog do you know why the error check started by any chance

  VoG II 19:58 08 Jan 2006

Probably a corrupted file as a result of an incorrect shutdown. Who knows how these things happen. As it was an isolated event I don't think it is anything to worry about.

  patso 20:44 08 Jan 2006

thanks again for your help VOG i wont worry about it.patso

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