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#1 fourputt

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Posted 13 March 2016 - 11:03 AM

My friends computer Win XP has the BSOD screen and shows "unmountable _boot_volume"   he took it to a computer shop and they told him they need his recovery disk before they can do anything...he cannot find it...one of my computers has XP home..and I have the latest System Mechanic program...  one of the features is making a recovery disk which I made..will this work on my friends computer and recover it??

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#2 JohnC_21

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Posted 13 March 2016 - 11:54 AM

I am not familiar with the System Mechanic disk. The error could be due to a failing hard drive or corrupt file system. 

 

The first thing I would do is pull any important data off the drive by booting a Hirens CD. After pulling the data do a chkdsk on the drive.

 

If you cannot pull the data there are a number of tools on the Hirens CD to check the hard drive.



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Posted 13 March 2016 - 07:17 PM

Registry cleaner - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Registry_cleaner

 

Registry Cleaner, Animal - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/526247/tune-up-utilities-2014-problem/?p=3303494

 

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