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PDF FIles Corrupted

Q: PDF FIles Corrupted

I try to open up a PDF file and get

Cant open the file there is a problem with the File Format

Makes no sense . Does anyone know of a good PDF recovery tool? Free or not.

Thank You

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Preferred Solution: PDF FIles Corrupted

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

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Unwanted encoding messages on opening MSWord files. Inability to open MSExcel files and picture files. Apparently corrupted files?I am having problems opening .doc and .xls and .jpg files in some (but not all) folders in my folder tree, e.g. C:\Documents and Settings\(username)\My Documents\Folder X. However, Folders Y and Z are apparently unaffected. This has arisen only recently.My system is Windows XP (Home), and SP2 upgraded to SP3.MSWORD EXAMPLE:- On opening a Word file (whether from Word or from Windows Explorer) I receive this dialog box;"File Conversion - (filename).doc""Select the encoding that makes your document readable." The already selected button is "Other encoding" and the suggested code is "Japanese". The preview pane shows only an array of characters, all the same.On trying to select the button "Windows (Default)", the preview changes to a continuous array of lower-case xxxxxxx. On returning to the "Other encoding" option and trying "Auto-Select", the selected code returns itself to "Japanese" with the display as already noted above.On returning to the "Other encoding" option and trying "Western European (Windows)", the display reverts to the Windows Default style as already noted above, lines of xxxxxxx. I am unable to open the file.MSEXCEL EXAMPLE:- On opening an Excel file, all I get is an immensely long string of a character in ... Read more

A:Unwanted encoding messages on opening MSWord files. Inability to open MSExcel files and picture files. Apparently corrupted files?

This sounds like it might be a malware infection.

Have you run any scans lately?

Did you download BackUp4All from a reputable source?

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Hello all,

My copy of Windows 7 Home Premium x64 on my laptop has been having some strange issues lately. I cannot run .msi files, and device manager never populates a full list. Sometimes (rarely, but it does repeat) Windows Explorer will freeze, and if I attempt to close it and reopen it using task manager, the UI reloads, but whenever I click on a folder it claims Windows cannot load explorer. Restarting fixes that. I scheduled and ran CHKDSK, and it repaired a few bad sectors, but it didn't fix any of these problems. I have run CCleaner (both the regular cleaner and registry fixer) and defragmented my hard drive until it's only 1% fragmented. I then tried sfc /scannow, and it read a bunch of corrupted files but could not repair them. I read that to fix sfc, you must download and run Windows System Update Readiness Tool. It has been running and "Searching for Updates on this Computer" for about an hour now, and I'm getting concerned that it's just not doing anything. It's not frozen, the bar keeps moving from left to right and I can click on and off of it. I also have the logs from sfc if anyone wants to take a look at them, they'll be attached. The computer isn't very old, and has an intel i3 and 4gb of ram. If you would like any extra information to help, please reply and I'll get back to you as fast as I can Any recommendations on where to go from here would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks so much for any and all help!

A:Many corrupted Windows7 files, SFC reads corrupted data but doesnt fix

Hi Qujibo,
First comment you said ran ccleaner REGISTRY cleaner, this is not advised, unless you know what your doing

If there is an UNDO backup from that utility RUN it.

SURT can quite easily run for a couple of hours.

There are a lot of Winsxs errors in your log.

AFTER surt has run

REBOOT

run the MXdiag report from this link
Windows Genuine and Activation Issue Posting Instructions

Was this OS only installed via sysprep a couple of days ago??

Roy

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So, I reformatted my computer again. Did some SFC scans before I installed any Microsoft updates and all scans were clean. Did all the updates, drivers, program installations. Couple days later I decide to check with SFC and found some errors. There's also errors at the source, meaning I can't replace them correct? This seems kind of stupid. Always having corrupted files no matter how many times I reformat.

A:Corrupted Files + Unable to Repair + Corrupted Source

Hello ecko69x

From the last entry in your report below, it looks like they have been repaired, and you are good to go.

"Verify and Repair Transaction completed. All files and registry keys listed in this transaction have been successfully repaired"

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Hello,
today I am posting in the Eight Forums to ask about how to fix a corrupted looking Windows 8 start menu with no corrupted files found. I know that's a really bad way to explain the situation. I have uploaded a screenshot which I hope explains the issues. I wanted to add the blank squares do not work and also the Maps button.
Thanks
Emaunel

A:Windows 8 Start Menu Looking Corrupted; No corrupted files

Repair the start screen, see here:

Apps and Tiles Not Working or Responding: Fix in Windows 8

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Hi All

I bought a new windows 7 home basic edition. I tried installing windows 7 on my laptop after formatting the disk. During the 2nd step of installation Install windows ->Expanding windows it says files may be corrupted please ensure all the files exist before installation.

Please help, I have formatted my laptop and in a total mess.

cheers

A:Corrupted CD, getting an error as corrupted or missing files

I wiped the CD with a piece of cloth and tried again
it worked.
Thanks

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Hi. Two days ago, I transfered a large amount of files, mostly music, from an external hardrive onto my laptop. Today, I noticed an error message shown with a triangle next to the clock on my screen saying "aolload.exe - Corrupt File." I ignored this, and later got this message for various other programs. I finally decided to try running chkdsk through the command prompt, and then I got a "Corrupt File" message for this program.

This is very bothersome, is there anything I can do?

A:Corrupted Files, Chkdsk Also Corrupted.

If you have access to a Windows XP CD, boot from the disk and choose the option to use Recovery Console by pressing R
Choose your windows installation (if more than one listed)
Enter your Administrator account password. This is not necessarily the same password you use to login. If you do not know the password for this account, try pressing ENTER (i.e. Use a blank password)

Run CHKDSK from the command prompt.

N.B. Disconnect all external hard drives\flash drives before booting from the CD, as they often get labelled C: over your hard drive.

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Hi,

I have been trying to install Microsoft Office and keep getting an error

Cannot access C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\ink the file directory is corrupted. I have tried running scan disc and it doesn't work and have tried from the command window and it stops 73% through and say can't go any further to maintain system integrity.

Any suggestions?

Thank

A:C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\ink corrupted file directory

Hi tonedef -

Welcome to the Tech Support Forum - Vista Support!

What version of Office are you trying to install (e.g, 2003 or 2007)?

Have you changed any file permission settings or "Taken Ownership" of any folders/files?

The "scan disk" that you mentioned running... was it "sfc /scannow"? If not, click on START | type cmd.exe in the Start Search box | right-click on cmd.exe | select Run as Admin

In the screen that comes up type the following:

sfc /scannow (space after sfc) - press ENTER

Let this run. Try Office re-install.

Good Luck. . .

jcgriff2

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Hi,

after installing a Canon printer driver, I am now getting an error:

Cannot access C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\ink the file directory is corrupted.
I have tried running scan disc and it doesn't work and have tried from the command window and it stops 73% through and say can't go any further to maintain system integrity. I have also tried restoring from a back-up but it wont let me as well.

Any suggestions?

A:C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\ink corrupted file directory

I have a similar problem, see other thread with same title.

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Hi there,
I'm writing this for a friend who cannot do much on his computer at the moment. It is saying that the files are all corrupted and when we attempted to run svc /scannow and look at the log file, after a restart it won't allow us to view said log file saying that the file is corrupted. The command prompt also listed that there were files corrupted that were also unable to be fixed.
He had just gotten rid of Norton Security and installed Avast. Can anyone help us?

Vista SP 2

After a system restore to factory settings the computer now will no longer connect to the internet and has a Disabled.cryptsvc from MBAM.

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OS: Windows XP
Running: Microsoft Office 2003 and Adobe Acrobat 8

I am unable to open all Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Access files also PDF files. When I try to open a Word document I get an error message like "Word experienced an error trying to open the file". I can open Word files with WordPad but most of is garbage. Where I can find a chunk of legible text I recognize, this keeps popping up [email protected]~ . I tried taking the document to another computer and opening but with same result. I am at a loss. I have tried a few recovery software (demo versions) but they keep giving me the data I see in Wordpad.

Same type of error for Excel, Access, PowerPoint and PDF files. Also cannot open these files on another computer.

Any help will be greatly appreciated.
 

A:Microsoft Office Files and PDF files corrupted?

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C:\Program Files\Common Files is corrupted. How do I fix this?
Whenever I startup my computer I get error messages about the directory C:\Program Files\Common Files is corrupt. I cannot access the folder because it says it is corrupted or unreadable and tells me to run CHKDSK.

I am running Windows Vista 64 Bit.

I ran CHKDSK and ended up with this.http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v6...t/Untitled.jpg

I did some more research and found out about CHKDSK F and did that and selected for it to run on computer restart. I than restarted my computer and it did a normal restart and did not run CHKDSK. Now I am stuck.

I can't install iTunes or anything.

Can you help?

A:C:\Program Files\Common Files is corrupted. How do I fix this?

Hi, the message you receive C:\Program Files\Common Files is that all, nothing after common files? Go to start ,all programs, accessories and right click on command prompt select "run as administrator" now at the prompt type:-


Code:
chkdsk /r press enter say "Y" to run at reboot
Restart your computer.

It requires that the command be run as administrator.

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a while back my entire downloads folder was emptied (around 250gb) and i was frightened so i restarted my computer only to encounter an error saying acpi.sys is missing or corrupted. windows 8 computer. im unsure wether this is a virus but if it is i would really like to know how to remove it.

A:files gone and system files corrupted

Use the info in link below to trouble shoot and repair. You may want to first eliminate malware as the problem.
Boot Critical File Is Corrupt: Fix For Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1
 
 
To eliminate malware as the cause of the problem:
Please follow the instructions in the Malware Removal and Log Section Preparation Guide starting at Step 6.
If you cannot complete a step, then skip it and continue with the next.
In Step 6 there are instructions for downloading and running FRST which will create two logs.
When you have done that, post your logs in the Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs forum, NOT here, for assistance by the Malware Response Team.Start a new topic, give it a relevant title and post your log(s) along with a brief description of your problem, a summary of any anti-malware tools you have used and a summary of any steps that you have performed on your own. If you cannot produce any of the required logs...start the new topic anyway. Explain that you followed the Prep. Guide, were unable to create the logs, and describe what happened when you tried to create them. A member of the Malware Removal Team will walk you through, step by step, on how to clean your computer.
After doing this, please reply back in this thread with a link to the new topic so we can close this one.
 
DO NOT bump your new topic. Wait for a response from one of the Team Members.

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I just has a big issue with my computer at home and I had to backed everything up into a usb to make a clean install
now the usb shows the same three files in pretty much all folders and I can't erase them and I can't see the rest of the files that are supposed to be in those folders....

I've been trying to change attibutes but id doesn't let me...
now another weird thing is that one folder... apparently the first one in the tree with the issue, shows two "." and ".." folders...

I try to run chkdsk but I'm not sure under what option... and in every single folder it that those three files appear it says something like the first allocation unit is not valid and that the entry will be truncated.

Please help... I would really like to recover all my newborn pictures

A:corrupted files same three files in all folders, can't del

Always do backups, and always do some type of check later to see if the backuped data actually backed-up.

Sounds like the USB is kinda fried. They recommend that when you pull it from the computer, you're supposed to go down to the "safe uninstall" icon on the task bar on the right side first. Sometimes I don't bother. I would just put the computer to sleep for 5 secs, and remove the USB while it's asleep.

Did you already perform the clean install? If not, then the people at the major electronics chain- Tech service department can try to fish out the data for you. I would say the same thing for the USB, but IMO, there is less hope for that option.

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Where do I start? I guess I'll start with the OS, I'm using Windows XP Service Pack 2

Background in quote:


Quote:




The CMOS BIOS keeps getting corrupted almost every time the PC is turned off. I have to set the date and time each time the PC boots. I tried changing the internal battery, but problem still persists. (It's possible that the new battery might not be really new). I eventually got used to it too.

Well, one day, I forgot to set the date, and I updated AVG, from whence it stopped working properly. Upon reinstalling, there is a warning at the end of installation saying "Unregistering of product failed". When I try to update AVG again, it says "Could not initialize update interface". So now, I'm stuck with old definitions of AVG. Note that this is not my complaint atm. I don't use my desktop PC, so I just ignored this problem for the time being.




There are 4 users on my PC and for security and convenience reasons, I made another limited user into an administrator. Maybe this was a mistake, for after some time (a couple of days or even instantly? I was not using the PC much), the limited users had a problem of explorer.exe not starting. The cursor shows up and nothing happens. I tried bringing up Run from the Task Manager and starting explorer. I type 'explorer' in the Run box and hit enter. The box disappears, but explorer doesn't start.

I wanted to make a new limited user and see if this problem pers... Read more

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I have a new dell m1330 laptop a got about a month ago. I have recently been receiving messages about corrupted files. It says to run "chkdsk" which I did. It showed several attributes were corrupted. When I tried to fix them, I got an error that it can't be fixed while the computer is running and that it would fix it upon my next reboot. After the reboot, it never fixed the corrupt file.

I downloaded combofix, which found additional corrupted files.

Please help, I not very computer savy and im afaid im going to ruin my computer if I keep messing with it

A:Corrupted Files On C:/

There are differences to the way you can run chkdsk. You need to be certain you use a least 1 switch. I usually use the /r, which will allow chkdsk to repair any problems it finds. To see all of the switches, do a CHKDSK /?.I would first try doing another chkdsk, from a command line and with at least switch /r.BTW. ComboFix is not intended to fix corrupted files and is not for the inexperienced to use. It can really mess up your system if not used properly.Good luck. DR

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I've tried Uninstalling and installing .net framework and repairing it with still no avail... This tried sfc /scannow and this is the only user on this PC (admin)

A:Corrupted .dll files

Hi why netframework and do you have your copy of xp in the drive when running SFC /Scannow

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I had an xp windows and it has a corrupted files and xp recommends to run setup. everytime i started my cd setup, it always stops in kernel.dll and reports systemdll cannot be loaded. i had tried many xp installers but it has all the same reports. what seems to be the problem. help pls.
 

A:corrupted files

Pop in your XP CD

Go to Start/Run

Type in

sfc /scannow

This will check your XP System Files and Replace Corrupted Files.

Hope this helps
 

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when ever i make a new text file by right clicking and selecting new text file, it says it is corrupt, but when I do it by opening notepad and selecting save as.. it works ok.

A:corrupted txt files

Hello Cormac,

You might see if downloading and merging the txt option in the tutorial below may be able to fix this afterwards. It will restore all default associations for this file extension.

Default File Type Associations - Restore

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Every time I start my PC I get 2 messages with two command boxes indicating the the files "FILEDALE.EXE" cannot be found. These same files came up as being possible Adware and my son deleted them. The PC works ok, its just these silly messages when I start windows.
Any idea how critical this is and what should be done?

A:Possible Corrupted Files

Hi Peter_BWelcome to BleepingComputer!I need you to verify the filename that you gave me. Is it Filedale.exe or Fieldale.exe? Filedale.exe is a malware file. Use our malware removal guide to assist you with the removal of the file,Good luck Peter,rigel

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Hi i ran sfc/scannow, and it found corrupted files but couldn't fix them. The attached CBS log apparently has more details. Nothing major at all, but could someone tell me about CBS logs, and if i have any serious issues. If issues found could someone describe them. Thanks love this place. Nothing that bothering im just curious

A:CBS log, corrupted files.

The best way to make the repairs on a CBS report is to run
SFC three times. If not fixed
A Seven DVD is needed, not the DVD that comes with the computer when the system if preinstalled
Repair Install

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I am using Windows XP Home with SP2 operating system laptop. I dont know when and why happend but i found a corrupt msg when i tried to restart my system. after booting, i was shown a msg to run chkdsk. i did so and i found some files with wierd fonts and they are truncated. when i open C:\\ folder, i found many files being created with wierd fonts and they could neither be deleted nor renamed. i am getting the msg that path to the file is not found. also when i am trying to install any software, i am getting a msg, that the a file cannot be created in C:\\startmenu and the software is not installed properly. the files with wierd fonts are creating each time i restarted my systema n ofcourse the corrupted msg in the system tray. i am sure this is not any trojans or sypware. can anyone help how to remove those wierd fonted files and make my system normal without reformatting the whole system??? i tried to restore my system to back, but unfortunately i have not created a resotre point before. may be becaouse of that, i cud not able to restore my system as well.also i could not able to create any new folder in that directory having errored files. kindly help. i cannot format my whole system as i have heaps of data in it.

thanks in advance for responses.

A:corrupted files in C:\\

some laptops have the ability to do a non destructive reinstall as well as the full install
tap f8 when booting and from the options try
last known good configuration

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Recently after moving and using different internet than I have before whenever I download a rar file, more often than not, when it comes to extracting it I get a CRC error. It's too big a coincidence that this many of the rars I download are are corrupt files for it not to be something to do with my new internet set up here.

Any ideas as to what could be doing this? It's a new ISP and a new router.

A:RAR files being corrupted

I've never seen that on a consistent basis. I don't use a router.

Can you bypass the router temporarily to see if it persists?

If this is from newsgroups, are any repair files offered (PAR files)?

Can you try another app to unpack the RARs??

If you are just downloading something from an average website and it happens time after time on many different websites, I'd have to assume it is a local problem, not related to your ISP.

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I downloaded a program and uninstalled it and reinstalled it again, when I try to reinstall it now it says that the file has been corrupted and to find a new copy to download. How can I fix this so I can download the file?
 

A:corrupted files

You can download the file again, it will be automatically be named SomeFileName(2).exe
 

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I have quite a few EFS files on my XP PRO PC. and all the sudden now they are corrupted and are now no longer working or readable Ect.

I've also noticed that in the past few days my PC had been randomly freezing for no apparent reason.. and i had to do a few Forced Shutdowns.. could that have caused those EFS Files to have been corrupted or what..

Is there any hope left to get those EFS files back-repaired or am i SOL..??
What can i do , what are my options to fix this situation im in..??
 

A:EFS Files Have Been Corrupted?

See if this helps for EFS files: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/329741

As for the random freezes, check the Event Viewer for Errors that correspond with the time of the freeze:
Control Panel> Administrative Tools> Event Viewe> Do this same thing on each System and Apps log:
Click to open the log> right click on Error> Properties> click on Copy button below the down arrow on the right> Paste in Wordpad or here (Ctrl V)

Ignore Warnings and paste only one copy of a recurring Error. That might provide enough information to find cause of freeze. I don't know at this point whether there is an relation to the EFS files.
 

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Ok Here is a quick run down of what happened.... I had decided too reinstall vista and have a fresh clean operating system.. i have 3 hard drives
1: Windows and program files etc.
2: Media work etc.
3: Videos

Now 3 had alot of free space that i used to copy my document files from HDD 1 too a Backup Folder in HDD 3
once all files were copied over i then rebooted and formatted HDD 1 then installed VISTA Back on..

when i got into vista everything seemed too work fine TILL... I went too my backup folder (On HDD 3) to start installing drivers and programs etc. (seeing all my downloaded files were under backup) everytimes I tried too open an EXE file a command prompt window would flash open then close again without opening the program. also when i try too open zipped files it will display as damaged or corrupted. every data that was backed up are at the right sizes so there is no doubt that the data is there. apart from zips and exe's i can seem to open all my documented files eg. word files and text files also the cd imaged files are fine yet just recently there not so i dont understand how tat happened. yet all my mp3's were affected also, once i try too play an mp3 WMP says its got the worng codec blah blah blah yet i know it hasnt because it has never been modified...... I have been through this procedure so many times with out any hassles so why is this time any different? where have i gone wrong? There must be a way to get my files back too normal seeing tha... Read more

A:Corrupted files..... Or Are They?

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I run win8.1 upgraded from 8.0 via win updates. My original disc is for win 8.0. I ran an sfc scan and found that I have some corrupted windows system files (see scan atth). My problem is I cannot download fast as I have a slow cell tower connection. I was able to download the Win Media Creation Tool for 8.1 after four days and nights solid but then found out I cannot reboot from the usb unless I originally had 8.1. The update I think I need to reinstall is that dreaded massive update KB3000850 a massive 400 MB file which I cannot download.
How can I otherwise fix the win sys files without an installation disc of some kind while not being able to download an update?
I know it sounds crazy but I live in the Philippines and fast connection times are unknown here mainly.
I have not tried to reboot via the usb since I heard I could not. I thought I would check first and see if you think it will work.
Thanks, Dave

A:How to fix Win Sys Corrupted Files

Hi Dave Leonard,

Welcome to the 8forums.

You may want to try DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth in an admin command prompt.
I'm not sure how long this would take with your internet, but the file that is needed for offline is a few times larger then 400MB.

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For a while now, whenever i install a large game off a CD or DVD an error message comes up during installation saying that it couldent install because of a corrupted .cab file. i've read a few other posts and they talked about re-seating the IDE cables or replacing the CD drive. Well, I've tried doing both of these, as well as replacing the IDE cables, and copying the game files then installing off the harddrive and still no success. I don't know what to do from here, does anyone else have any other ideas?

Thanks
 

A:Corrupted .cab files

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Hi

I booted Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit in safe mode with the command prompt, I started the sfc /scannow command and it told me that I have some corrupted files that it can not restore.

Now, my CBS.log file is:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/sgmtzmvzl704ay9/CBS.log?dl=0

So, how do I restore these files?

Thanks

Bye

A:sfc and corrupted files

Back up your stuff. Then do a repair install
Repair Install

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Thank you of being a member of this community.

I hope that this community might be able to help me recover my important files for this are files in the school where i work.

I have 2 hard drives and my document is in my slave SATA drive.
When I rebooted CHKDSK run and displayed a similar message

CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 3)...
File verification completed.
CHKDSK is verifying indexes (stage 2 of 3)...
Deleting index entry board[1] in index $I30 of file 77289.
Deleting index entry BOARD_~1 in index $I30 of file 77289.
Deleting index entry forum.nthellworld.co[1].htm in index $I30 of file 77770.
Deleting index entry FORUMN~1.HTM in index $I30 of file 77770.
Deleting index entry b1[1].php in index $I30 of file 77853.
Deleting index entry B1_1_~1.PHP in index $I30 of file 77853.
Index verification completed.

It took a long while I waited for around two hours may be for I know that chkdsk is used to repair files and drive partitions. But when I started opening my files on that drive it was all corrupted. I hope somebody can advise me on how to resolve this issue. Thanks
 

A:Help My Files Are Corrupted

run crap cleaner tools or norton systemworks registry repair.
 

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I am experiencing a curious problem. Specific applications (.exe i presume) are getting corrupted after running them for the first time. For example i install mIRC.exe. after using it for the first when i want to open it the next time it doesnt come on. And a lot more programs similarily gives this error msg "The application failed to initialize properly (0x0000005). Click on OK to terminate the application."

p.s recently i also to microAV. but this problem had occur b4 microav infected it.


Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 08:58:51, on 9/30/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\TGTSoft\StyleXP\StyleXPService.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\SMax4PNP.exe
C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\SoundMAX\Smax4.exe
C:\Program Files\Creative\Shared Files\CAMTRAY.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\explorer.exe
C:\WINDOWS\RTHDCPL.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\RUNDLL32.EXE
C:\Program Files\Google\Google Talk\googletalk.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0_07\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files\SlySoft\CloneCD\CloneCDTray.exe
C:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zlclient.exe
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A:exe files gets corrupted after first run

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Hi everyone
My sony vaio ( Windows 7 home premium 64bit) has internet connection issues lately. Heres what happens:
My signal strength is 100% but when i open any program(Ex: Yahoo Messenger) or any internet browser it simply says that the webpage cannot be displayed or its not available. However, i am able to connect online with IE 64bit.
SO a friend of mine checked the computer and clearly confirmed that the startup settings, services and registry settings related to the same are corrupted. So since i dont know ANYTHING AT ALL about computers :3 , i was wondering if you guys could help me out by telling me how to fix these *little* problems ^~^ before i go crazy and smack someone in the head with my laptop (jk o -o) but whatever =3.
Thanks for your time ^~^

A:Corrupted files

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Hi,
This is a fresh install of Windows 10 and when i run sfc/scan now i get the message that there is corrupt files.

Ive done a reset and a in Place upgrade both which failed to fix the problems.

I've ran some commands in command promt, can't remember the one, but one is like restore health and they fail.

I have no idea how to fix these corrupt files

A:sfc - corrupted files but could not fix them.

The sfc scan, you need to run in an elevated command prompt and may have to run it 3 times with reboots in between each time. What error message did you get when you ran the Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth ? If you got the message that it couldn't locate the source, you need to mount the ISO file, or put the installation media in and look in the sources file for either the install.wim or install.esd, whichever you have. Then, for instance if your ISO or media was assigned the drive letter D and you find you have an install.wim, for example run the command
Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth /Source:wim:D:\sources\install.wim:1 /limitaccess
Or, if you find you have an install.esd run the command

Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth /Source:esd:D:\Sources\Install.esd:1 /limitaccess

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running dell dimension e521 1gb ram vista 32bit, have had problems for some considerable time with error message, ssdp discovery has stopped responding and was closed, followed by , host process service has stopped responding and was closed,[this second message has been appearing every few minutes], also, network discovery is set to custom and when i try to turn it on i get the message, server execution has failed, yesterday i upgraded my ram to 4gb as my pc had become very slow, when i restarted the upgrade was recognised, then when i started running it an error message flashed onto the screen and dissappeared before i could read it, about 20 seconds later it flashed up again, it said that corrupted files had been detected, told me to click on start, type in dskchk, and click on this, i did this at about 2pm yesterday, it is now 10-35 am so it has been 21 hrs, what can i do now? i would be very grateful for any help. ps. there have been no messages on screen or progress bars in this time.
 

A:corrupted files

have used reg tool a few times, tells me everything is fine, as does advanced system cleaner,
 

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Hello, I have currently been working with someone on geekstogo as well but thought i should get everyones input before i decide to proceed with there next step which couldnt potentially damage the operating system. i recently sent a system file checker log to geekstogo and they highlighted this i believe there are other as well. just yesterday i enabled the hidden administrator on windows vista so currently i am in normal mode and seem to have administrator rights however i still cannot change any settings in anything really in control panel. it says windows cannot find %windir%\\system32\\systempropertiesadvanced.exe make sure you typed name correctly and try again. it says this for about every option i try to click on under anything in control panel. please get back to me asap!!!
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00000178 [SR] Could not reproject corrupted file [ml:520{260},l:62{31}]"\??\C:\Windows\System32\drivers"\[l:20{10}]"secdrv.sys"; source file in store is also corrupted

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Hi everyone. Need some help. I'm running MSN from Verizons. It runs fine but after a few hours, the area above the address turns black and when I click on one of the icons such as favorites it is black. Also, after a few hours, my e-mail will not come up and I get a lot of shutting down messages. I called both Verizon and MSN and both said I have corrputed software and need to take it to a technician. I will need to delete MSN and then one of the techs i talked to gave me "g.msn.com/1c19partnerenus/vx02inst". I like to think I can do this myself since I built the computer. How should I go about fixing this??? I'm running Windows XP.

Thanks
 

A:Corrupted files??

If it all runs fine for a while, it sounds like hardware more than software, to be honest.

Check all temperatures.
 

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I am helping my friend with her computer, she has a Windows XP laptop. Well, I tried sending her some zipped folders, and EVERY single one came up 'corrupted'. Any ideas?

A:Corrupted Zip Files

Hi JC, have a look at the link it might be a help http://www.winzip.com/xcih.htmThere are also a few programs that will repair corrupted zip files but I would prefer to look at the why are they corrupted. Try sending one to your friend and the same time to yourself and see if you can open it then you will know who has the problem.

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c:\document and settings\owner\local settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Recovery\Last Active

Error:The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable (1392)

A:Corrupted files

Not sure what we're talking about. When do you get that error message?

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At some place on the computer ,I noticed some files that were downloaded from POGO that were corrupted .
What do I do,and still use the pogo website?
 

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I just got this problem where windows search does not function (I do not have cortana, using dutch windows). So i thaught i could fix it with SFC /scannow. But with this scan came the message

"Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files but was unable to fix someof them. Details are included in the CBS.Log windir\Logs\CBS\CBS.log. For
example C:\Windows\Logs\CBS\CBS.log. Note that logging is currently not
supported in offline servicing scenarios."

The results are found here. But i do not understand them enough to see what the problem is, and how i can fix it. So I hope you guys are able to give me some advice on how to fix those corrupted files and hopefully so fix my windows search.

I searched the internet for some advice, there i found this command "dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth" But this did not work, asked for a image source.

To summon up:
What should i do to fix my corrupted files and fix my windows search (Restarting search.exe in the task manager did nothing)

A:SFC can't fix corrupted files

Use this method when your sfc /scannow reports corrupt files found but unable to repair :

In the same Command Prompt (Admin) windows, copy and paste this command...........

dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth

> press Enter.
Again it will take some time.
When finished, it will give you a report.

If your dism report " Source files could not be found ", don't panic. There is a solution for that.
Just post back.

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I am trying to find out how to, if there is such a way, to repair corrupted text, rtf, and doc files. The files were all created on another computer, another operating system, with older office programs, etc. An example of what my documents look like now:
&#8217;]P&#8226; A&#710;b&#8226; hH54%&#382;!d<&#8221;PM&#8249;&#8225; &#402;PBJ!&#8224; Ei&#8226;C'ky&#339;?&#Hr_&#8226;DO2Ps-&#8217;x&#8217;&#8224;&#376;Gcd&#732;hQ&#8230;&#8364;
<&#65533;siU=P7BHRk=&#8221;NhPc^!=jJy-|
and so on. There are dozens of my files that look like this now, and many of them I spent many long hours compiling originally.
Does anyone have any idea of how to get back the original data on these files, or know of a software program that might actually work at restoring the original data?
I'd very much appreciate any help on this. Many of these files were for a book I have been writing for several years.
Thank you.
 

A:Corrupted .txt, .rtf, .doc etc files

If you can tell us what OS and what program was used, what OS and programs you are using now AND (if you don't mind) attach a whole example - preferably rtf and not too large.

We might be able to tell from the document structure what is going on.

In the meantime, don't try playing with any of them.
 

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Hopefully someone can help me out here

I have two HD on my system. An 80GB and a 200GB. My 80GB was partitioned into three sections. Since I was running out of room on the system portion I wanted to reformat it and start over. I moved the "My Documents" folder with all my good stuff on it folder over to my 200GB and reinstalled windows XP etc on the 80GB. Got windows running (eventually) but the folder that i moved over to the 200gb was not reconizable after i did all this. I rebooted and chk disk ran automatically. It found all these files and said something to the effect of "Restoring Orpahned files to folder 41258 etc etc". It ran through this for about 1/2 hr. After it finished booting I was able to see all the files and folders on the 200GB. The problem is now, that some of them dont work and some of them do. Also changed the 80GB from FAT32 to NTFS.

Can anyone help me?
 

A:How To Fix Corrupted Files

Thanks for the advice on this one. I was afraid of that. I tried a few data recover software programs. Recovermyfiles found some of the old stuff on my C drive but the same items were corrupted. Odd. I read on Microsoft that excel has a repair add-in that supposedly will fix damaged files. My other problem there is that the office CD I have has a huge scratch in that I didnt notice until after I started this whole thing. Woe is me. I tried XLS regenerator too and it couldnt fix them, but it was only the trial version. I got a copy of office coming, I will try their utility then. If that doesnt work, I have learned a valuable lesson I suppose.

:unch:
 

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Hi!

When I'm trying to download programs I almost constantly get messages saying "The setup files are corrupted" or "The installer you are trying to use is corrupted or incomplete". I have never had this problem before and I wonder what causes it. Is there anything wrong in my computer and is there anything I can do about it? I have XP Home Edition

Best regards,

Harbottle

A:Corrupted Files

What browser are you using? From where are you downlaoding these files from? Is XP fully updated? Have you ran scans for malware?

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hi guys I launched sfc and it says that some corrupted files didn't fixed help

A:cmd can't fix some corrupted files

I also have a similar problem windows updater has installed same up date KB 3022345 Five times I run sfc and it came up with corrupted files as posted. Any suggestions on what my next action should be.

AutoAnalysis::
WARNING: Unicode Registry Corruption Detected: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\COMPONENTS\DerivedData\Components\amd64_microsoft-windows-ie-jsprofilerui_31bf3856ad364e35_8.0.7601.17514_none_6b`f464e5bd47a4b
WARNING: Unicode Registry Corruption Detected: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\COMPONENTS\DerivedData\Components\x86_microsoft-windows-m..qlxml-rll.resources_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_en-us_f396<2d06355d9e7
FIXED: Successfully repaired missing store directory C:\Windows\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-e..ncywizard.resources_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_an-us_c0d053df5d2d7b64.
FIXED: Successfully repaired missing store directory C:\Windows\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-ie-controls_31bf3856ad364e35_8.0.7601.17514_nona_42c1a490dd943b8b.
FIXED: Successfully repaired missing store directory C:\Windows\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-p..etoolsgui.rewources_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_en-us_b17e83915d6bc522.
FIXED: Successfully repaired missing store directory C:\Windows\winsxs\x86_microsoft-windows-netbt.resources_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_ej-us_51173e935cb8eb95.

WARNING: Failed to backup registry key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Component Based Servicing\PackageDetect\Microsoft-Windows-WindowsFoundation-LanguagePack-Package~31bf3856... Read more

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Hello everyone!
 
Something horrible happened today! When I turned on my laptop, I noticed that all (almost all) my txt, pdf, mp4, ... files are not working.
 
svchost.exe -k netsvcs was running like crazy in the background and my ssd working like crazy too.
 
I think somehow windows 8 is encrypting my files.
 
To test the things, I created a text file with the content "test". I mean, I typed "test" and then saved the file. At first, it was ok, I mean, every time I double-clicked it, it showed "test" but after a few minutes, when I double-clicked it again, I got these in the file:
 
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A:All my files are corrupted

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I have a word document that has a XML error and I already tried to put it in a Zip file and extract it but, nothing I have tried to fix the error has not worked.
 

A:corrupted files

Does the document contain any sensitive information? If not can you post a copy or send to me via private message?
 

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