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Got a virus and now pc doesn't work - can anyone help?

jiminwatford

FPCH New Member
Joined
Oct 25, 2007
Messages
2
#1
hi, last night my pc got a virus. my anti virus software detected it but couldn't stop it messing up my machine.

this video shows what it does when turned on
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zd_Uijy-zKU

the writing on the blue screen says 'autochk program not found - skipping autocheck'

i would be really grateful if anyopne has give some help, or shed some light on what i might be able to do to recover the system or at least get to the data on the machine and save before possible format.

thanks
James
 

jiminwatford

FPCH New Member
Joined
Oct 25, 2007
Messages
2
#2
i'm now reinstalling xp to repair the original setup. it was going well until this came up



pressing ok doesn't do anything and i haven't pressed cancel

has anyone any ideas about this?

thanks
James
 
Joined
Oct 16, 2007
Messages
217
Location
Cheshire UK
#3
Hit browse and navigate to C:\WINDOWS\system or C:\WINDOWS\system32 , the file may still be there.

It looks like you are doing a repair install, why ? Some viruses can survive a repair install.

You could cancel and install the graphics driver later.

Dave