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If you would like to learn more about manual registry editing, please see the links below. Click Programs and Features. Regards Howard :wave: :wave: Aug 12, 2006 #2 dvmjen TS Rookie Topic Starter thanks for the help! To use System Restore (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10): Click the Start button. have a peek here

However, if you do it right, you should not be losing your programs or your data, although it is always good business to back your data up anyway. I do have a set of Recovery Disks but knowing I would lose everything (tons of photos and important documents) I have wanted to. Windows XP fully updated Using AVG 8 Free version 8.0.100 Database 269.23.7/1410 2 Mb Broadband connection via cable from virginmedia.com in UK Windows XP firewall off. by tblain / June 4, 2009 6:43 AM PDT In reply to: That's confusing Ok, so I only have 2 hard drives a sata 320gb and an IDE 40gb.

Type "command" in the search box... Autochk.exe problem!! i know what you mean,i noticed another bit of info when that light blue screen came on,couldnt find autochk.exe.actually it said,couldnt find autochk.exe program.

jimbo1763. The Disk Cleanup dialog box will appear with series of checkboxes you can select. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion More specifically, these autochk.exe errors can be caused by: Corrupt Windows registry keys associated with autochk.exe / MSDN Disc 3712.

Reinstalling Windows will erase everything from your hard drive, allowing you to start again with a fresh system. All rights reserved. These malicious intruders can damage, corrupt, or even delete EXE-related files. i notice other people have the same problem,but cant get into windows,so im lucky there.

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Discussion When you are done with the repair install, you may need to update Windows as to service packs and hotfixes. printing). USN Journal, Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Software Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums General Forums General Tech Talk and Support PC and

You've got to laugh I suppose.If nothing else I can use Express Burn to save what photos exist on this PC so it's an ill wind that blows.Is it possible to Furthermore, a clean install of Windows will also quickly clean out any and all "junk" that has accumulated over the normal usage of your computer. Locate autochk.exe-associated program (eg. Pop in your Windows cd and click exit when the installer appears.

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Type "cleanmgr" and hit ENTER. Check the boxes of the categories you want to clean and click OK. I also tried copying the new file elsewhere and running it but got the message that it cannot be used in Windows 32 (or something like that?).

Instructions for Windows XP: Open Programs and Features by clicking the Start button. To run System File Checker (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10): Click the Start button. Virus or malware infection that has corrupted the autochk.exe file or related MSDN Disc 3712 program files. Please Note: Your autochk.exe may not be related to hardware driver problems, but it's always a good idea to ensure all of your PC device drivers are up-to-date to maximize PC

Originally Posted by royal i have winxp pro. With updated device drivers, you can finally unlock new hardware features and improve the speed and performance of your PC. I didn't mean for the website to spook you-rather to give you directions on how to get to the right screen from the installation CD.

While holding CTRL-Shift on your keyboard, hit ENTER.

By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation Home | Reviews and Features | Special Reports | Forums | Register Help Remember Me? The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Ask a question and give support. You now have a backup of your autochk.exe-related registry entry.

Click Yes. Corrupt download or incomplete installation of MSDN Disc 3712 software. Would it make sense to System Restore to before the first attempt at installing AVG 8 Free then un-install AVG 7.5 free before again downloading a fresh copy of AVG 8 Tip: If you are positive that your EXE error is related to a specific Microsoft program, uninstalling and reinstalling your autochk.exe-related program will likely be the solution to your problem.

Same operating system and everything and after working out how to connect my hard drive to it, did, and it fixed my hard drive easy-peasy so after two months I'm back I just wish that the CD-ROM had come with the PC or, if I had known about Unmountable Boot Volume, I could have tried making my own CD. The good news is that you can often update the device driver to fix the EXE problem. WHAT DO I DO??

A black box will open with a blinking cursor. Step 5: Utilize Windows System Restore to "Undo" Recent System Changes Windows System Restore allows you to "go back in time" with your PC to help fix your autochk.exe problems. Oh well.Thanks for the reply Reply 0 0 Mumbodog Dean Posts: 12,390 Member Since: ‎01-11-2010 Message 4 of 10 (2,778 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Unmountable Boot Volume - Cannot find