SFC shows many files replaced by older files

  splatterpuss 19:30 17 Jan 2004

Running SFC to find corrupted files to solve another problem, I noticed that many of the current files were older than the ones they replaced. Should I replace the older files with the originals?

If so, anoyone know a quick way to do it?

  spikeychris 19:33 17 Jan 2004

You will find this happens with IE6 if you have upgraded from IE5 running 9X or ME, just fix what is broken...leave everything else.

  woodchip 19:39 17 Jan 2004

You are better just restoring Corrupt files or some of the programs you loaded may not work

  splatterpuss 19:47 17 Jan 2004

Thanks Spikeychris and Woodchip.

  canard 18:47 18 Jan 2004

And if you've been installing new programmes this can happen. If anything needs changing back you'll soon know about it!

  VoG II 18:55 18 Jan 2004

This problem can also arise from loading ancient programs from coverdisks - which is why I don't.

  splatterpuss 21:02 19 Jan 2004

Thanks VoG. I don't put in many programmes from cover disks, but I did load Spybot recently and got the online update.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

iMac Pro review

Illustrator Charles Williams on how to create magazines and book covers

iMac Pro review

Les meilleures prises CPL (2018)