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Can't Load User Profiles


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#1 rico_suave

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Posted 11 May 2008 - 08:02 AM

About two weeks ago, I started receiving an unable to load profiles error. It was happening on all user accounts including the administrator account. I tried two or three virus scans from different sournces with no viruses found. I restored back to 2 days earlier with the same result. The only around it was to create new accounts, including the administrator account. Once I did that, all the desktop images that I had came back as they were. All was good for about two weeks. All of sudden it started happening again, but just on the administrator account. Ran 3 virus scans from different sources with no viruses found, but still am getting the same results. The computer is not even 5 months old. Really getting aggravated here. Any thoughts.

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#2 hamluis

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Posted 11 May 2008 - 11:48 AM

Hi...I have no answers for you :thumbsup:, but I think this might help understand what may be happening.

[post="http://www.psychology.uh.edu/TechSupport/FAQ/profile.html"]User Profiles, Causes of Corruption[/post]

Louis

Edited by hamluis, 12 May 2008 - 07:27 AM.


#3 Budapest

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Posted 11 May 2008 - 05:10 PM

You could try the User Profile Hive Cleanup Service

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details...;displaylang=en
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.

—George Bernard Shaw




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