WIN XP Home Recovery Disk

  iscanut 13:16 11 Dec 2003

In order to repair a system file, it would seem I need to get into the Repair function by booting up with the CD Rom. I only have a recovery disk ( from Mesh ). Does anyone know if this function is available as if it was the Retail version of Win XP ?

  [email protected]@m 13:59 11 Dec 2003

Start, Run, 'sfc /scannow', OK. Note the space. this will scan and repair your files.

  [email protected]@m 21:29 11 Dec 2003

XP System Recovery is a set of 5 CDs.

  [email protected]@m 22:22 11 Dec 2003

I hear what you're saying, but hp supplied me with a set of 5 CDs which are titled System Recovery. 'This CD contains a backup copy of all software originally installed', it says on them.

This is clearly not an XP installation disc!


  powerless 22:35 11 Dec 2003

me thinks the vogster is on about the 6 floppy dics to boot from the CD?

  powerless 22:46 11 Dec 2003

I've been here too long beginning to sound like we have pet names?

Ah, well...

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