A few xp problems

  tulix 00:39 16 Mar 2004

I am having problems opening add/remove programs and other programs in control panel,Also cant do a sfc scan that wont open either.I am running xp,just put in a new hard drive.Also my explorer icon is missing of desk top,was there now gone?.Ant ideas

  wawadave 00:42 16 Mar 2004

try system restore.
try online virus scan at panda or housecall anti virus

  tulix 00:49 16 Mar 2004

Oh 1 more thing just came to mind it flashed up 1 corrupt file,but as i say i cant run sfc,i am also logged in as admin.

  wawadave 00:53 16 Mar 2004

this might help
click here:

  tulix 01:18 16 Mar 2004

Thanks wawadave i would not have done a virus check until much hair pulling and screaming at the screen,i did find a virus not sure which i though and i now have all my programs back.Thanks again tulix.

  wawadave 01:22 16 Mar 2004

glad it is working now!

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