HolidayBuyer's Guide

Windows Legacy OS forum

General discussion

help please built new pc and have several issues or errors

by Native_Texan / November 20, 2004 2:36 AM PST

I am having some issues and hope someone can help.
1) I built this pc with brother helping me so kinda newbie here. Neither dvd rom or cd rom drives will work by autorun. I have tried clicking autoplay enable etc.. nothing works. I have to go to my computer and double click them to get them to play.

I dont understand the inf file info , but have been reading that it has something to do with the INF.???


2)when I went to settings, internet options,temp internet files,then click settings, then view OBJECTS, there are 5 items there
1) ID
{9F1C11AA-197B-4942-BA54-47A8489BB47F}

Code Base
http://v4.windowsupdate.microsoft.com/CAB/x86/unicode/iuctl.CAB?38207.8346643519

2)Java runtime env 1.4.2 date 6 3 2068
3)Java runtime envi 1.4.2 date 6 3 2068
4)symantec RUSFI utility
5)XML DOM document 4.0

what are these files and why does number 1 listed above say mine is damaged? how do i repair it or is it safe to delete. when i run windows update it says version 5 at bottom of page. the damaged file above says version 4.?___________________

also why does java runtime on 2 of them list year 2068?

help and thanks in advance,
Happy Holidays to all

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: help please built new pc and have several issues or errors
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: help please built new pc and have several issues or errors
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
Re: help please built new pc and have several issues or er
by Cetin Denislam / November 20, 2004 5:10 AM PST

1. Try the Autofix utility from the following message

2. You can remove item #1 (because it seems that you have Service Pack 2). Items 2,3,4,5 are OK, so leave them as they are.

P.S. In the future, always specify your windows XP version (Home Edition or Professional), as well as Service Pack.


Good Luck,

Cetin


Trying to unweave, unwind, unravel
And piece together the past and the future,


T. S. Eliot

Collapse -
Re: help please built new pc and have several issues or er
by Native_Texan / November 21, 2004 12:18 AM PST

Thanks for the tips, I did forget to put in XP home edition as OS. I looked at all the articles and reg edit values seemed ok, so then I ran the auto fix and there was an issue with current user policy. It fixed my problems in a snap! Happy thanks so much for that invaluable tip. I plan to save that for future problems if they occur.

Collapse -
You are welcome ... [NT]
by Cetin Denislam / November 21, 2004 10:46 PM PST

.

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2017

Cameras that make great holiday gifts

Let them start the new year with a step up in photo and video quality from a phone.