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#1 LarryG8

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Posted 02 August 2007 - 02:32 PM

I do some trouble shooting and was wondering if any one knew how I could create a CD that would allow me to boot an XP machine that was getting a blue screen.

Ideally, after the boot, I would be able to try a system restore of the affected machine.

..... and if possible I would like to be able to have a virus/spy ware program and perhaps a registry program on it (registry mechanic) and or other programs that could help me do a tune up on the affected machine.

I am wondering if a CD with software already exits for purchase or someone can advise how it can be built.

I do have a new copy of XP pro to use for the system creation if necessary and to avoid any license problems.

Many thanks in advance

Edited by LarryG8, 02 August 2007 - 02:34 PM.


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Posted 02 August 2007 - 02:33 PM

Have you tried using recovery console? Or how about using a live linux distro?

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Posted 02 August 2007 - 02:53 PM

http://www.ubcd4win.com/

pretty powerful tools
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