Do you have an original Windows CD where you can do a repair install?
If this is a retail unit, you might consider a recovery reinstallation. Of course you will lose all the information on it.
You can also try a UBCD. It has several applications on it including some anti=virus toolshttp://www.ultimatebootcd.com/
Edited by garmanma, 22 January 2009 - 03:31 PM.
why won't my laptop work?
Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time aroundDo not send me PMs with problems that should be posted in the forums. Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefits
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