Error fixing programme constant blue screens

  mattbell1975 20:28 16 Mar 2007
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does anyone know of a good programme to fix errors on pc that is free i.e registy fixes and such like my computer has numerous crashes lots of blue screens and runs really slow and its not old. i am trying to install drivers but i need to install win xp sp2 first and this just crashes the pc blue screen with light blue thin horizontal lines on it....any ideas?

  skidzy 20:38 16 Mar 2007

Looks like a reinstall of xp would best.

OR:

Sfc

Start/run and type sfc /scannow (note the space /)

Undestanding sfc click here

Then make sp2 your first visit online.

  skidzy 20:41 16 Mar 2007
  mattbell1975 20:43 16 Mar 2007

ive done a complete instal already and its still doing this any ideas?

  mattbell1975 20:46 16 Mar 2007

have tried scannow it asked me to put in win xp cd what exactly is it doing?

  mattbell1975 20:49 16 Mar 2007

yep scannow was working then blue screen there is obviously something very wrong with it ?????

  SANTOS7 20:50 16 Mar 2007

It will give you the option to repair, but ia m not sure that will work as you say you still get a BSOD after a clean re-install.

  mattbell1975 20:51 16 Mar 2007

is it i hardware prob or a software prob?
im going to look at the events log and write evrything on it down

  SANTOS7 20:51 16 Mar 2007

If you PC is crashing like that i would suggest it is hardware related and not software conflict..

  skidzy 20:53 16 Mar 2007

Sounds like a harddrive failing or faulty ide/sata cables.

Check all cables are firmly secure.

  skidzy 20:53 16 Mar 2007

Hot,smokin fingers again Santos :-)))

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