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Erratic Behavior

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by computerpersonlv, Jun 9, 2007.

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  1. computerpersonlv

    computerpersonlv Thread Starter

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    Hi
    ok i'm freaking out here

    First I get the NTLDR is missing one most of my drives with 2 that say NTLDR is compressed and use boot disk
    Before I attempt to reinstall Windows XP Home SP2

    It gets to Windows prompt
    I type Exit
    It asks me about autochk.exe path
    So I tell it the path in system32
    It tells me it cannot find it but its there

    I try another drive
    I get Windows on
    After a few minutes whatever internet windows i have on closes down and erratic behavior goes on with XP menu opening and LOG OFF menu
    So I check task manager and I use like 3-4 different virus scanners and spyware scanners and nothing is found on any of them

    Ive used memory boosters and trying to check my ram and used chkdsk

    I have 5 drives I have NTLDR is missing with discs that are legal and mine

    Reinstalled Windows after partitioning and formatting them as well


    First of all I thought it was the windows updates or internet exploder updates
    So the second reinstall i didnt update
    The same thing happened

    What else could it be and how can i clear this up?

    Chkdsk thorough found some bad clusters on 2722 and fixed them
    But that didnt eliminate my issue


    Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2 (build 2600) GATEWAY T3882
    2.80 gigahertz Intel Celeron
    16 kilobyte primary memory cache
    256 kilobyte secondary memory cache Board: Intel Corporation D865GVHZ AAC93540-101
    Bus Clock: 133 megahertz
    BIOS: Intel Corp. BF86510A.15A.0085.P20.0412152353 12/15/2004
    Drives Memory Modules c,d
    13.57 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity
    4.99 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space

    PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110D [CD-ROM drive]
    3.5" format removeable media [Floppy drive]

    Lexmark USB Mass Storage USB Device [Hard drive] -- drive 1
    WDC AC313500D [Hard drive] (13.58 GB) -- drive 0, s/n WD-WT6680052059, rev J76OA30K, SMART Status: Healthy 1264 Megabytes Installed Memory

    Slot 'J6G1' has 1024 MB
    Slot 'J6G2' is Empty
    Slot 'J6H1' has 256 MB
    Slot 'J6H2' is Empty

    Local Drive Volumes
    c: (NTFS on drive 0) 9.73 GB 3.20 GB free
    d: (FAT32 on drive 0) 3.83 GB 1.80 GB free

    Owner 6/3/2007 4:00:32 PM (admin)
    local system accounts
    Administrator never (admin)
    ASPNET never
    Guest never
    HelpAssistant never
    SUPPORT_388945a0 never


    Standard floppy disk controller
    Intel(R) 82801EB Ultra ATA Storage Controllers (2x)
    Primary IDE Channel [Controller] (2x)
    Secondary IDE Channel [Controller] (2x) Intel(R) 82865G Graphics Controller [Display adapter]
    RADEON 9200 PRO Family (Microsoft Corporation) [Display adapter]
    RADEON 9200 PRO SEC Family (Microsoft Corporation) [Display adapter]
    AOC H170L [Monitor] (17.1"vis, s/n 90867CA011388, July 2006)
    Default Monitor
    Bus Adapters Multimedia
    Intel(R) 82801EB USB Universal Host Controller - 24D2
    Intel(R) 82801EB USB Universal Host Controller - 24D4
    Intel(R) 82801EB USB Universal Host Controller - 24D7
    Intel(R) 82801EB USB Universal Host Controller - 24DE Realtek AC97 Audio
    Communications Other Devices

    Linksys Wireless-G PCI Adapter

    HID-compliant device
    USB Human Interface Device
    Standard 101/102-Key or Microsoft Natural PS/2 Keyboard
    Microsoft PS/2 Mouse
    USB Composite Device
    USB Mass Storage Device
    USB Printing Support
    USB Root Hub (4x)
    Virus Protection [Back to Top]
    Norton AntiVirus Version 11.00
    Virus Definitions Version 5/30/2007 Rev 41
    Realtime File Scanning On


    Belarc - Advisor 081b8584
    Microsoft - Internet Explorer 6
    Microsoft - WebFldrs XP
    Microsoft - Windows XP Home Edition
    Symantec - MSRedist 1
    Symantec - Norton AntiSpam 1
    Symantec - Norton AntiVirus 2005 1
    Symantec - Norton Internet Security 1
    Symantec - Norton Security Center 1
    Symantec - Norton WMI Update 1
    Symantec - SymNet 1

    Software Versions (mouse over * for details, click * for location) [Back to Top]
    alch - ClamWin Antivirus Version 0.90.2.1 *
    Alcor Micro, Corp. - Multimedia Card Reader Version 1, 4, 0, 8 *
    AOL Service Libraries Version 1.4.9.1 *
    Apple Computer, Inc. - QuickTime QuickTime 6.5 *
    Belarc, Inc. - Advisor Version 7.2r *
    CD Creator Version 0, 0, 0, 1 *
    CyberLink Corp. - CLDMA Version 1, 0, 0, 2502 *
    CyberLink Corp. - PowerDVD Version 5.00.1107 *
    GEMTEKS WLService Version 1, 0, 0, 4 *
    Google Updater Version 2.0.734.29932.beta *
    GoogleToolbarNotifier Version 1, 2, 1128, 5462 *
    Intel(R) Common User Interface Version 7.0.0.3889 *
    javaw.exe *
    javaws.exe *
    Magellass Corp. - MemMonster Version 4.70.0.0 *
    McAfee SecurityCenter Update Manager Version 5, 0, 0, 0 *
    McAfee SecurityCenter Version 5, 0, 0, 0 *
    Microsoft (R) .NET Framework Version 1.1.4322.573 *
    Microsoft (r) Windows Script Host Version 5.6.0.8820 *
    Microsoft Corporation - Internet Explorer Version 6.00.2900.2180 *
    Microsoft Corporation - Windows Installer - Unicode Version 3.0.3790.2180 *
    Microsoft Corporation - Windows Movie Maker Version 2.1.4026.0 * Microsoft Corporation - Windows® NetMeeting® Version 3.01 *
    Microsoft Data Access Components Version 3.525.1117.0 *
    Microsoft(R) Windows Media Player Version 10.00.00.3646 *
    MindVision - Installer VISE 2.8.3 Version 2.8.3 *
    Network Associates, Inc. - McAfee AntiSpyware Version 1.00.1117.0 *
    PC System Recovery Version 2, 2, 0, 1 *
    RealNetworks, Inc. - RealPlayer (32-bit) Version 6.0.9.584 *
    Recguard Application Version 1, 0, 0, 1 *
    SoftThinks - SmInst Application Version 1, 0, 9, 1 *
    Symantec Corporation - AutoProtect Version 9.4 *
    Symantec Corporation - Client and Host Security Platform Version 103.0.2.10 *
    Symantec Corporation - Norton AntiVirus Version 11.0.2 *
    Symantec Corporation - Norton Internet Security Version 8.0 *
    Symantec Corporation - Norton Security Center Version 2005.1 *
    Symantec Corporation - SPBBC Version 1,0,1,47 *
    Symantec Security Drivers Version 5.5 *
    Symantec Shared Components Version 3.1 *
    Symantec Shared Components Version 5.0 *
    UpdateIPR.exe *
    Wireless Network Monitor *
    Wizards to adjust .NET Framework security, assign trust to assemblies, and fix broken .NET applications. Version 1.0.5000.0 *

    This has never happened to me in the year and a half i had this thing until last week


    So I grab a 13gb drive from a different computer and wiped it clean and installed the OS
    I got same erratic behavior
    But this drive had a bootlegged XP that I didnt know until later
    Because when the pc was asking for updates she accidentally updated but didnt finish and shut off the machine before it could finish
    She got corrupted drive

    All my drives act the same way with erratic behavior with IE closing down, mouse moving on its own uncontrollably, start button pushed, and wants to log off but doesnt

    Has something happened to my hardware or motherboard from this issue to my drives ?
    I have 10 yrs of data I need

    I have Norton Systemworks and this drive has 2gb of free space
    The other drives have 30gb and 200gb
     
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