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Windows File Protection

by Wolfgamezzz / September 15, 2007 12:33 AM PDT

Ok, I was running Disk Cleanup, when this Windows File Protection comes up saying a system file has been replaced with a unrecognized one. It wants me to put in my OS CD, but I don't have one! I bought this computer and the required files are already on the computer. So what should I do?


I am running Windows XP MCE.

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The last time I ran across this I...
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 15, 2007 1:55 AM PDT

Slipped in the restore CD and it read it off that.


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But thats the thing...
by Wolfgamezzz / September 15, 2007 2:00 AM PDT

I don't have a restore cd, I don't have any cd at all.

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Preinstalled OS's offer a chance to make such.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 15, 2007 2:12 AM PDT
In reply to: But thats the thing...

I'd make those now.


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Ok, I think I gots it fixed...
by Wolfgamezzz / September 15, 2007 2:21 AM PDT

But I still want to know how to create a rescue cd.

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Varies with make and model.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 15, 2007 2:34 AM PDT

With each post such information is asked for. Hopefully you have such information.


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Not sure what yours asking for but...
by Wolfgamezzz / September 15, 2007 3:04 AM PDT

I have a Dell XPS 400.

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