A few questions

  PeeCee -idiot 15:29 07 Mar 2009
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Hi A few questions............(1) I have windows XP sometimes when I switch on the screen just stays black. I have to switch off on the tower restart and it works fine...any ideas.

(2) If I go to my computer right click on C drive bring up propeties, tools then go to analyze if defagging is requires it reads run chkdsk/f.?? (3)I have a function on the machine that reads software repair wizard?? What would happen if I ran this?

Hope you can help.

  brundle 16:02 07 Mar 2009

1 - all sorts of possibilities. More information on your OS and software would help.

2 - Chkdsk - click here

  brundle 16:05 07 Mar 2009

(3)I have a function on the machine that reads software repair wizard??

No idea. Can you elucidate?

  brundle 16:06 07 Mar 2009

Or do you mean this click here

  PeeCee -idiot 16:09 07 Mar 2009

Hi Brundle many thanks for the link. I can understand most of it but How do I ....Set your system to safe mode with the "/SAFEBOOT" command from the MSCONFIG program. Click "Start" and "Run." Type "MSCONFIG" and enable the "/SAFEBOOT" option from the BOOT.INI tab if your anti-virus or anti-spyware software is conflicting with the Chkdsk process.
I do not know how to start in safemode??

  PeeCee -idiot 16:12 07 Mar 2009

Brundle yes that answer to three is correct what happens when you run this?

  brundle 16:12 07 Mar 2009

It's much less complicated than that;
click here

  PeeCee -idiot 16:13 07 Mar 2009

To question 1, what is OS?

  brundle 16:13 07 Mar 2009

OS = Operating System

  PeeCee -idiot 16:17 07 Mar 2009

thankyou I will proceed......... with caution to run chkdsk/f

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