xp problems

  tulix 23:47 19 Jan 2004

last night i had a power surge and now my comp is misbehaving itself,i had to do a restore in safe mode becouse it no longer booted up.after many atempts at this i finaly got it to boot normally,problem now is it it running sluggish,and programs dont termiate normally.decided to do a defrag but this no longer works it says unable to launch service any ideas.xp-pro,i cant do sfc has i dont have my xp disk to hand.

  johnnyrocker 23:50 19 Jan 2004

have you run any type of virus scan? either on board or on line? what security on board?


  tulix 23:52 19 Jan 2004

yes i have run nav 2003 nothing found

  tulix 14:05 23 Jan 2004

sorted the problem it was a virus after all.did not pick it up in safe mode

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