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One factor is that you can then feel more secure about the drive. About Us We've a Windows Vista discussion forum, providing advice and help on all aspects of the OS. Perhaps something here can help or guide you: Common causes and solutions to Backup, System Restore, and Complete PC Backup problems - The Storage Team at Microsoft - File Cabinet Blog I see what you mean Yes, disk problems can appear if PC is abruptly shut down. check over here

Vista is not running, but could I run this programme from the Dell Vista CD? Help! Also run chkdsk /r and see if it helps. Yes, disk problems can appear if PC is abruptly shut down.

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Do I need Linux when I restore the back up? To be fair ... So, if it fails too, then you have a basic problem that will most likely prevent ALL backup software from working. mhan posted Sep 7, 2016 I have a problem with the PC fabrizio posted Sep 5, 2016 Dual band wifi router jimwrye posted Sep 5, 2016 device manager duplicates jimwrye posted

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If I have to I can reinstall the OS with the CD or even take it to Best Buy but I'd rather try and fix it first. Myself, with the price of a decent sized drive, I would not trust the old drive and would buy another. Stay logged in Welcome to Vista Forums! Some users used to uninstall by deleting the installing files from the software install directory, which will lead to uninstall error.

If so, you could try running sfc /scannow from there.Click to expand... All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices What's New? Yes, an improper shutdown can harm a drive. If it is a system image yes you can but not from just the file backup.

The backup creates a shadow copy and starts backing up, but after a certain point it fails and I get "The system cannot find the specified file. (0x80070002)". http://bovbjerg.net/vista-cannot/vista-cannot-find-bootsect-exe.php Besides, several common fixes are demonstrated in the below.Solution 1: Look for Files via RegeditStart >Run >Input "regedit" >Press Enter, then you can find the registry key.1.Check if there is "RunOnce" Advertisements Latest Threads changed Msconfig, now windows... Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password?

Reply With Quote 19th July 2014,05:50 #3 jaylach Windows Enthusiast Join Date May 2014 Location Wyoming or out in space... I did go into the registry recently but I didn't modify or delete anything as I was only checking to see if I had a certain key in it. Also run chkdsk /r and see if it helps. http://bovbjerg.net/vista-cannot/vista-cannot-delete-file.php I've been googling and can't seem to find an answer.

Search all support All Support Software, Drivers and Updates Troubleshooting How to Product Information User Guides Cancel Example: “Laserjet P1102w driver” or “HP Pavilion 17-f002na will not turn on” Loading Results I believe there may be some corruption in the registry that causes the problem. Once the data is safe the quickest and easiest fix would be to just do a clean install of Vista formatting the drive.

to optical media or a flash drive if possible.

Is there a further step to repair the registry? Perhaps something here can help or guide you: http://blogs.technet.com/b/filecab/a...-problems.aspx http://support.microsoft.com/kb/979281/en-us The Windows Club | TWC News Reply With Quote 19th July 2014,14:01 #5 anon_priv Windows Enthusiast Join Date Oct 2011 Location This page requires Javascript. Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.

note: If your computer is manufactured by HP or Compaq, remove only the HP-related items in the list. Pentium D (2.8 GHz). You need to be able to boot into SOMETHING in order to run the backup software. have a peek at these guys Acronis Backup and Recovery provides much the same features -- but I'm not aware of a free version.

Privacy Policy Terms and Rules Help Connect With Us Log-in Register Contact Us Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2015 XenForo Ltd. Best wishes Reply With Quote 19th July 2014,14:08 #7 anon_priv Windows Enthusiast Join Date Oct 2011 Location UK Posts 116 Originally Posted by HappyAndyK Can you boot from the Windows Recovery Fortunately, the computer backup program was not affected. The possible reason behind the error may be that the system reserved partition is not assigned with a driver letter.

Use Ubuntu to move all data , documents, pictures, etc. Would a re-install to the same HD avoid any problem sectors Not sure about Vista but I believe that earlier versions of Windows had a method to restore copies of the Welcome to the Windows Vista Forums, a friendly forum where you can get technical support for Windows Vista PCs.Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only Your cache administrator is webmaster.

If prompted, select a method to identify your printer model, and then follow the on-screen instructions to go to the download page. Thinking of just restoring to factory settings, unless someone can help me. ImOnAHorse Joined: Jul 25, 2011 Messages: 3 Hello, I've been trying to run a backup in Windows Vista Home Premium 32bit SP2 on and HP Pavilion dv6t-1200 Laptop.