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Photos disappearing/corrupting

by fids82 / December 16, 2007 11:49 AM PST

Hi,

I own a toshiba M50 notebook that i bought 2 years ago.

Just recently photos have started corrupting or disappearing from their folder.

I did a disk defragment when this started to happen but it hasn't seemed to have helped as they keep going.

basically i can see the thumbnail of the photo, double click it and in preview i either get the message 'no preview available' or 'drawing failed'.

Can anyone suggest ways to stop this happening please?
Many thanks

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(NT) No idea at the moment...but maybe its time to BACKUP.
by VAPCMD / December 16, 2007 12:36 PM PST
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Are you using Windows Media Player?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 17, 2007 12:24 AM PST

It has this checkbox to "rearrange my music." It's been caught moving other files too.

Bob

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Photos corrupting
by fids82 / December 17, 2007 8:29 AM PST

Hi,

yes i am but not using that feature.

I'm wondering whether to just wipe the whole thing and start again!

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