Hi Sandi, Looks like I'm a little late, but Martha has put you on the right track. What you have to remember with xp is to boot from the xp cd when things are really bad and try to do a repair or restore or chkdsk or whatever. With xp it's all in the xp cd. Bob Noble www.sonic.net/bnoble ----- Original Message ----- From: <sanneumann@xxxxxxxxxxx> To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Wednesday, November 19, 2003 4:09 PM Subject: [pcductape] Re: FW: [PC-Ductape] Help! XP crashed and it can't get up. | This should be really helpful Martha. Thanks! I've always had a problem using the recovery console and this should help a lot. I'll keep everyone posted as to my progress when somone lets me on their computer. LOL You guys are a great bunch! | | Sandi | > | > http://www.cix.co.uk/~davedorn/computing/windows/xprepair1.htm | > | > http://www.cix.co.uk/~davedorn/computing/windows/xprepair2.htm To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.