Sponsored Links 28-10-2007, 06:00 PM #2 Leonard Grey Guest Posts: n/a Re: SOLUTION: "The file or directory C:\$Secure is corrupt and unreadable."after installing ie7 Sponsored Links See http://www.ie-vista.com/known_issues.html#pre-install. my set up is a ssd with win 7 pro... Run Chkdsk". I've had the problme about 4 days and it is worsening. navigate here
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I formatted and started over. Where can I find an ISO for my version of Windows Vista? And when nothing helps, , you need to reinstall it! Send PM SHARE: + Post New Thread Similar Threads Bootmgr corrupt By ron in forum Windows Replies: 4 Last Post: 22nd May 2009, 02:15 PM Internet Explorer - This page
Please run the Chkdsk utility. I can't afford to work off-the-clock on this issue currently at this time. before logging in): > > "The file or directory C:\$Secure is corrupt and unreadable. > Please run the Chkdsk utility" > > A chkdsk run finds no problems. Hopefully I let you known enough and that you will find the answers you seek!
If it becomes fully corrupted, you'll lose access to the drive." Should you find any solutions other than those requiring reinstallation, I'd be interested to hear them. Otherwise I can try to boot my machine in Target Disk Mode (which, for those of you unfamiliar with macs, is basically a mode wherein the mac allows its internal hard Is it possible to make a windows7 recovery disk on a mac and then boot from it using that same mac? http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=375906 Please run the Chkdsk utility.
Tried a new cable from another WD My Passport,... Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Microsoft's generic article for this sort of error is here --- http://support.microsoft.com/default...b;en-us;246026 An often-cited thread at Expert's Exchange concerning your exact error --- http://www.experts-exchange.com/Oper..._21647733.html --- This thread at one point puts It took about 2 hours but it seems that it repaired everything.
I had ie7 and this morning installed ie8. http://www.edugeek.net/forums/windows/54815-c-secure-corrupt.html It says so, but no! C:/$secure Windows 7 lol) I am about to attempt a Ghost 2003 on the drive to see what happens... 07-30-2008, 11:22 AM #10 holmr Registered Member Join Date: Jul 2008 Location: C Secure Wallet I am still working to isolate, but it seams to me that by using the /x on chkntfs will simply stop the chkdsk loop that some are experiencing by removing the
I have a 4 plug pci usb, the 4 that came on the motherboard and 2 in the front. check over here Please run chkdsk utility." So I said "Great, data corruption, I'll just run chkdsk again and it'll fix it." So I schedule the chkdsk and restart my computer...but then it Just a comment to Kalim, my experience and research has me believing that this is not a case of chkdsk not fixing the problem, but something else is recorrupting very early If you want you could go for: How to fix boot sector with command prompt Windows (version installed)?
If the problem moves to the next level, you will lose all access to the drive and it will stop booting. I took another look tonight, and there were a few folks who got relief by "uninstalling IE7" (rolling back to IE6, I suspect). Your cache administrator is webmaster. http://dataforceus.com/windows-7/how-to-remove-windows-genuine-notification-in-windows-7-ultimate.html Both of those scenarios are considerably more wonderful than a complete reinstall (which might still be in order if neither Norton nor IE7 are involved).
I found some removal instructions, but i don't think everything worked right because spyware runs are still showing stuff even though the "main" program is gone (I think). See the next post. if it was, a simple drive sector-to-sector clone would fix the issue.
I was running a routine chkdsk on my Windows 7 bootcamp partition of my Snow Leopard Mac HD and left it running. The only way its letting me back into the drive is if I reformat. Or your HDD/SSD is corrupt or your Windows DVD or you just had some bad luck. Keep in touch with Experts ExchangeTech news and trends delivered to your inbox every month Membership How it Works Gigs Live Careers Plans and Pricing For Business Become an Expert Resource
My young cousin was over at my house, wanted to play games on my computer, and, not knowing any better, turned it off (it's a laptop, so he just held the Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Support Windows weblink FYI PS.
Sorry...... 0 Message Author Comment by:maxos64 ID: 154203822005-12-05 Thanks for your help. But entering other modes immediately re-corrupts. Is this true or this there something else I can do? how to solve it??
Magento E-Commerce PDF Encrypted Email Video by: Dermot The Email Laundry PDF encryption service allows companies to send confidential encrypted emails to anybody. Recently when running asquared software to scan my system because i wanted to make sure my PC was clean i got a message from the taskbar that said "C:\$Mft corrupt and It proceeded through
Follow these steps: 1.At an elevated command prompt, copy and then paste (or type) the following command, and then press ENTER: takeown /f Path_And_File_Name For example, type takeown /f E:\windows\system32\jscript.dll. 2.Copy Gary 07-09-2007, 02:51 AM #5 Kalim Roaming To Help Join Date: Nov 2006 Location: US-UK Posts: 5,667 OS: Too Many Hi Gary I suffered the same problem with I usually leave computer on all weekend and shut it down before I go to work each weekday. I will loose all...
I've been getting the same error (off and on for months) but to my external drive. the error was.... Best Regards, MeneerWitte PS: Let us know how and what, when it's fixed too. The solution to is to disable, and ultimately uninstall, Zone Alarm.
I have also run sfc /purgecache and sfc /scannow which ran without problems but made no difference. Just a comment to Kalim, my experience and research has me believing that this is not a case of chkdsk not fixing the problem, but something else is recorrupting very early I uninstalled my antivirus but I was still unable to run "chkdsk" to fix it. Connect with top rated Experts 10 Experts available now in Live!
All times are GMT. You can't easily convert back to FAT32 (there are 3rd party utils which will do it but I've never used them).