Ah well, so I can't type very well today. That should have said ... That way others can benefit from the posts too..... But also, some members of the freelists list are not topica members, and vice-versa. So post to whichever list and I'll keep on forwarding to her, just to make sure she gets them. Pam -----Original Message----- From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Pam Sent: Wednesday, November 19, 2003 5:21 PM To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx; pcductape@xxxxxxxxxx Subject: [pcductape] Re: Fw: [PC-Ductape] Help! XP crashed and it can't get up. I've been forwarding them straight to her just in case. That we others can benefit from the posts too if they want. Pam -----Original Message----- From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Elaine Sent: Wednesday, November 19, 2003 5:11 PM To: pcductape freelists.org Subject: [pcductape] Fw: [PC-Ductape] Help! XP crashed and it can't get up. Sandi is in trouble so post all replies of help to the email below to pcductape@xxxxxxxxxx Elaine ----- Original Message ----- From: "Sandi Neumann" <sanneumann@xxxxxxxxxxx> To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Wednesday, November 19, 2003 8:30 PM Subject: [PC-Ductape] Help! XP crashed and it can't get up. > I'm in need of some serious help. Posting from the web on hubby's puter > because earlier today I was showing off some of my digipics of the > grandson when Irfanview froze up windows on me and I had to reboot. On > the first try, as soon as it got to the chkdsk point, it rebooted > without running. Same thing on subsequent reboots. Finally got it into > safe mode via F8 but my windows Font folder and my Documents and > Settings folder are now corrupted and can't be accessed at all. I was > able to run System restore but that did no good. I still can't boot > into normal mode and all the fonts are messed up which makes even > safemode nearly unreadable. I can use the "run" command from the Start > menu but I can't remember the command for restoring files from the XP > CD? I can't afford to lose 90GBs of info that's on this drive, not to > mention all my emails. I only have access to hubby's puter for a couple > of hours, but if need be I can use the daughter's box. I have a massive > headache from all this. I hope someone can help soon before my emails > start bouncing. LOL > > Sandi 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.