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Your windows comes up normally when you reboot, but somehow your profile settings are gone correct? Using the site is easy and fun. Thank you in advance! Thanks again.

I can't speculate on what occurred beyond that. Any recommendations would be greatly appreciated. Awesom tip man. Back to top #6 AustrAlien AustrAlien Inquisitor BC Advisor 6,772 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Cowra NSW Australia Local time:03:38 PM Posted 12 September 2009 - 02:14 AM all her files are https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-7-re-formatting-itself.949026/

A wipe disked doesn't have an OS anymore, so you can do nothing with it any more. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Make Google your friend too. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

remove the drawer from the dresser and while holding the drawer over a trash bin 2. OK so I do need the OS Disc. I'm actually moving in a couple weeks so i'll see if that changes things. 09-16-2009, 03:11 AM grannynancy 3,564 posts, read 11,144,055 times Reputation: 2592 My company takes forever Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - That's confusing.

The problem is, I need to reformat the hard drive as NFTS in order to install Windows. So when Windows starts you are looking at the new profile. BTW, this may indicate a bad hard drive. http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/137161-partition-formatting-itself.html So your best bet might be to buy the recovery disks if there's no other option.

plodr replied Mar 17, 2017 at 11:11 PM Loading... If you are using XP, go to c:\documents and settings and see if there are several profiles with the files you are looking for. Dadeo, Nov 19, 2010, in forum: Installation, Setup and Updates Replies: 7 Views: 3,745 Nibiru2012 Nov 20, 2010 SOLVED Random Freezes, After Reformat and During ReReformat Ahzrukhal, Mar 14, 2011, in If you are using XP, go to c:\documents and settings and see if there are several profiles with the files you are looking for.

  1. Your cache administrator is webmaster.
  2. Whether or not to get a new drive just depends on what you want spend, how willing you are to live with an issue, etc.
  3. I would start with a fresh harddrive and keep the old as an extra to add on after.
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  5. The Ubuntu Live CD can also format the HDD with the Gparted partition manager..
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  8. Why my computer suddenly reformat by itself after preforming the 'sysprep.exe' solution ( please refer above) ? 3.
  9. Now Dopey me,"Kees" also opened my eyes.
  10. Obviously after weird things happen you keep an eye on it for a while and if more and more occur then you might consider a fresh install.Click to expand...

Additional giveaways are planned. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-7-reformat-without-a-cd-key-406537/ And for a year it worked fine. I'm telling you I know nothing about this crap. Kees Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - On Live Chat by NotGeeky / November 18, 2012 10:27 PM PST In reply to: That's confusing.

But after wiping none of the two work, because the whole disk is wiped, not only your c:-partition. You might try running a check disk and see if it fixes any bad sectors. Your data may still be in the old profile. by Edward ODaniel / November 20, 2012 2:57 PM PST In reply to: The Dresser & Draws the appropriate link I offered earlier for the OS that came installed on your

So as soon as i make progress I'll let you guys know......Till then I'll use it for simple things and that'll be it.......Happy Holidays to you and the family and Thank Started by k1ngmob66 , Sep 11 2009 02:43 PM Please log in to reply 8 replies to this topic #1 k1ngmob66 k1ngmob66 Members 4 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:38 PM Posted I'm saving all of these replies so I could get back to you guys, God Willing, then. But if there isn't, does anyone know another way to reformat his computer Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Windows 7 reformat without a cd key

Back to top #4 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 52,357 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:11:38 PM Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:46 PM It seems that version came with Turn your computer back on, then watch for the initial boot screen as shown below. I am going to get back to this mess after the Holiday.

User error happens quite frequently, going by my own experiences.

I just watched the rest of it and saved it to my favorites so I could go back to it. Thanks! 1 answer Last reply Jan 7, 2016 Best Answer Jan 7, 2016 More about make hard drive reformat Best answer ChicanoJan 7, 2016, 5:27 AM 1. the only thing that came up was the written instructions, not the program itself. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum.

the guy is excellent. by Kees_B Forum moderator / November 20, 2012 3:01 AM PST In reply to: OK The HP Recovery discs are comprehensive. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. by Kees_B Forum moderator / November 18, 2012 10:06 PM PST In reply to: Wipe & Restore Where does Microsoft say that?

His video was about, I think 23 min. Any suggestions.Oh I ran another program Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - RE: DBAN by Kees_B Forum moderator / November 18, 2012 9:04 PM PST In reply to: DBAN Put your Windows disk into your CD drive. Thanks for the reply, I do know well about 'reformat' where when you reformat "everything on that partition is essentially gone unless you use some disk recovery software." As a result

like the other poster says you may have files corrupting, whether a failing harddrive is at fault or perhaps even a virused boot partition or sector. Stay logged in Sign up now! W7HP, Aug 6, 2013 #3 TrainableMan ^ The World's First ^ Moderator Joined: May 10, 2010 Messages: 9,019 Likes Received: 1,582 Location: PA, USA Oh, well there might be. Ok you want to burn IMGBURN.

I can't figure out how to go about it. No, create an account now.