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Please advise on pc diagnostic and repair tools

by blackflame / May 24, 2005 6:08 PM PDT

I am starting my own pc repair and setup business. I am on a fairly tight budget and would like the best quality software and hardware tools I can find. I am certified A+, Net+, and I-Net+, but there is still so much to learn.

Could anyone suggest some good quality pc tools that has worked for them. I doubt I will be doing much cabling or any really extensive network jobs.

I already have all the usual basic free stuff like Ad-Aware, BHO Demon, Spybot, Spyblaster, and Norten. I am looking for a program that will diagnose and repair registry problems, missing or incorrect links, system recovery, boot disks, etc., preferably in one package.

Any insight from experienced techs would be helpfull and I do not intend to operate outside of my area around El Cajon, CA.

Apprieciate Your Help

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what I have used
by phantazy / May 24, 2005 6:51 PM PDT

Not a tech but take a look at ;
Resplendent Registrar
jv16 tools
Total Commander
Registry Healer

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by phantazy / May 24, 2005 7:12 PM PDT

I re-read your post and should have added
Everest by Lavalys
Sandra 2005 by Si-soft
Burn in Test,
I would guess you know these already.

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And also
by Saintman / May 25, 2005 11:39 AM PDT

Im also not a tech but you should burn a Knoppix and a Bart PE disk with appropriate plug-ins, both are great for saving data on a harddrive with a failed operating system. Budget isnt a problem with these, they are both free.

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(NT) (NT) And Reg seeker
by jcd / May 26, 2005 8:02 AM PDT
In reply to: And also
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by eagleliu518 / June 10, 2009 11:22 PM PDT
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