windows resorce protection found corrupt files ???

  chrisjohn 22:44 20 Sep 2008

ok did the scan it has picked up on some corrupt files but unable to fix them ,my laptop is about 6 months old running vista but it came pre-installed with no disc how do i repair the corrupt files ?

  Sea Urchin 23:45 20 Sep 2008

What is the laptop? Many come with a recovery program on a hidden partition of the hard drive.

  chrisjohn 00:35 21 Sep 2008

ok thanks it is a acer aspire 5720z how do i find the recovery program

  [email protected] 00:38 21 Sep 2008

what problems are you having? there are many reasons for this, is it saying it cant repair them? vista shouldnt need the disk.

  chrisjohn 00:49 21 Sep 2008

yes it says unable to repair

  Sea Urchin 12:21 21 Sep 2008

Pressing Alt+F10 should take you to the recovery program. If that doesn't work in Windows then try it as you are booting up.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 12:26 21 Sep 2008

1/ Start your PC

2/ If your PC has one operating system Press and Hold the F8 key as your PC starts. If the Windows Logo appear you will need to start again

3/ If you have a dual boot system a Boot option menu will appear. Highlight the Vista operating system and Press the F8 key

4/ In both cases, if all has gone well, an Advanced options screen will now appear

5/ Highlight the repair Your Computer option and Press Enter

6/ Select a keyboard layout, and then Click the Next button

7/ Next select your user Name and Enter your Password, then Click OK

8/ The recovery options should now appear

* Startup repair - This automatically fixes problems that are preventing Windows from starting
* System Restore - This will Restore Windows to an earlier point in time
* Windows Complete PC Restore - This will completely restore your entire PC - programs, system settings and files - from a back up that you have previously created (Available in Windows Vista Business, Enterprise and Ultimate editions only)
* Windows Memory Diagnostic Tool - This checks your computer's memory hardware for errors
* Command Prompt - This opens a Command Window

9/ Click on the Option you require and follow the onscreen prompts

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