bad clusters

  eddie937 10:43 22 Sep 2004
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i have just formated my hdrive and put on win xp. on boot up it gets so far then resets itself to boot up again. i have tried scandisk on drive c:, and it tells me that i have bad clusters, it also says it fixed them, i reboot and it happens all over again.
please help.

  Timmy!! 10:46 22 Sep 2004

What operation system did you have before? Was this a XP machine before or are you upgrading from something else?

How far does it get?

Can you start in safe mode?

  eddie937 10:53 22 Sep 2004

it had xp on before. it gets upto the windows xp boot up screen before it restarts. yes it starts up in safe mode ok.
thanks for your quick response.

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