wont start buffer overrun

  blobbies 19:41 26 Feb 2009
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computer wont go past the windows screen, a pop up
says buffer overrun detected prog:\??\c:windows\system\winlogon.exe
a buffer overrun has been detected which has
currupted the programs internal state.the prog cannot safely continue execution and must be
terminated (winxp home sp3)

any help please
blobbies

  MAT ALAN 20:09 26 Feb 2009

This sort of error message is usually caused by Virus infection, if you can boot into safe mode and scan your PC...

  blobbies 22:00 26 Feb 2009

mat alan
unable to go into safe mode
blobbies

  MAT ALAN 22:06 26 Feb 2009

Could try a repair for recovery console, dont think it will help tho...

could be lookin at format and reinstall...
HMMM!!! let me guess NO BACKUP...

  CalmCookie 23:15 26 Feb 2009

Any reason why you can't get into Safe Mode? Does this message also appear in Safe Mode?

  blobbies 17:09 27 Feb 2009

thank you all but a re install is the only way

many thanks
blobbies

  woodchip 17:21 27 Feb 2009

As above it looks like spyware, try running this.

click here Download it and create the CD then boot with the CD in the Drive

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