Play PC Advisor CDs

  [DELETED] 22:37 18 Sep 2003
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I'm running XP Home and cannot get PC Advisor discs to open.

  [DELETED] 22:52 18 Sep 2003

Do other disks open ("Autoplay")?

  [DELETED] 00:13 19 Sep 2003

Yes, other discs play.

  [DELETED] 02:01 19 Sep 2003

Try loading your cd and browsing it in explorer. You shopuld see an exe file called master. double click and it should launch the cd

  [DELETED] 05:14 20 Sep 2003

Tried that already, thanks. I was told that i need a particular dll, any ideas.

  [DELETED] 09:08 20 Sep 2003

What dll ?

  [DELETED] 09:13 20 Sep 2003

May be worth trying to a sfc /scannow incase you are missing any dll's

  [DELETED] 05:16 21 Sep 2003

Jim, please explain 'sfc/scannow. I've never heard of it.

  [DELETED] 09:48 21 Sep 2003

go to start,click on run ,type in sfc /scannow

as shown with space ,have your win/xp recovery or oem version in the drive, and click ok in run box.

Should putback any missing files,dll's etc,and may help.

sfc /scannow

  [DELETED] 22:12 22 Sep 2003

Jim, that helped to get one disc open. I'm not going to bother with the other. Too much agro.
Thanks all for your help. Cya.

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