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A "last know good configuration" query

by wbodden / March 28, 2006 12:04 PM PST

My query is regarding m's xp home edition..."will using xp's: LAST KNOWN GOOD CONFIGURATION pgrm.[f8](like after an armageddon-like crash) wipe all data that is saved "after" that GOOD CONFIGURATION??"

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I am sorry to ask a question with a question.
by MRTIGRE1 / May 6, 2008 1:04 PM PDT

I have been at this for days and feel totally lost and despaired. No one can understand these usually 2 "F8" listing of a backed up section's of data on any particular xp screen's contents (hopefully the one that is being modified or repaired currently). the top of the list is the last current backup with any new changes that have recently been made and the second one (underneath) is the last backup (usually the last good one).
this is not the question at hand however. I can figure out that the two (F8)error listings are turned on when xp senses any error in the latest screen coding. however It remains a mystery to me what turns them off. if I pick the first (F8)of the list i still seem to lose the changes even though this version is what I am updating to. and then the two f8 questions come back again. Is there anyway that you know how this works so that I don't have to repeat keying in those same changes and possibly avoid this version question popping up out of nowhere again and again. I am sorry for jumping in like this please don't think me a rude individual. but writing to someone without any sense of what is going on and me trying to explain from what little I can explain about the situation is ludicrous. thank you

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by SultanEmerr / May 17, 2008 5:19 AM PDT

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