Windows Registry Checker

  Bigarch 21:23 26 Jan 2005
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My computer has started to give the following message "windows encountered a problem accessing the registry - windows will repair the registry for you and restart the computer"

Restarting the computer does not solve the problem - any advice wouyld be of help

bigarch

  Graham ® 21:26 26 Jan 2005

Can you not boot into Windows?

  spikeychris 21:30 26 Jan 2005

Totally depends on what version you are running. scanreg /fix will sort the problem on a 9X system and sfc /scannow on 2K & XP

  spikeychris 21:33 26 Jan 2005

click here

Start > Run and type cmd

Type inside the command window

"sfc /scannow"

  Bigarch 21:34 26 Jan 2005

Windows ME opens up ok but the message remains on the screen even if I press OK and the computer re-boots.
bigarch

  ACOLYTE 21:38 26 Jan 2005

Im not sure if you can with ME but with 98 you could pick a regestry date to restore,i think it saves the last five days clean boots,but like i said i dont know if ME does this.,but have you tried a system restore?

  VoG II 21:39 26 Jan 2005

System Restore to before this started happening.

  spikeychris 21:43 26 Jan 2005

scanreg /fix into the run box will fix it.

  Graham ® 22:10 26 Jan 2005

'Graham Windows ME boots ok and open up and I can use internet and programmes ok but the blooming message stays on the screen and if I press OK the computer restarts but the message keeps coming back. bigarch'

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