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Anyone ever hear about this bug or whatever?

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#1 vikiblueyes


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Posted 04 August 2009 - 12:20 PM

My daughter's HP windows XP acquired a worm and I thought I removed it but when she started it yesterday, everything Windows came up in binary code. Since I can't read computer code I'm lost. I even asked the computer instructors at Walla Walla Community College and they claim to have never heard of this happening.
Does anyone in this forum know anything about this and if so how to fix it? We are not computer experts or even close, but I have some understanding of them.

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#2 kituhi1234


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Posted 05 August 2009 - 04:10 AM

can yu shw me d screen shots of yur prob man...caz i culdnt understnd d error...

i ll provde yu solution 4 sure....

i ll help yu

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Edited by TMacK, 05 August 2009 - 11:15 AM.

#3 hamluis



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Posted 05 August 2009 - 07:54 AM

Have you tried the repair solutions...which HP has incorporated in the system they sold/manufactured?

How do you know it's binary code that you see? Exactly when do you see this "binary code"?

Does the system boot into Windows?

Have you tried Last Known Good Configuration?

Does the system boot normally into safe mode?


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Posted 05 August 2009 - 08:43 AM


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