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First my computer told me my windows wasn't genuine, then files starting going corrupted... and now my explorer.exe wont run with out crashing once opened. I ran a scan in CMD and it says i have corrupted files but can't fix them.. and when i open the LOG it shows literally a HUGE LONG list of errors. Like it would take hours to read through. Do i have to reformat? If so i'm screwed because I dont have a W7 CD anymore.
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post #2 of 8
You can download a keyfinder like http://www.magicaljellybean.com/keyfinder/ to get your windows 7 key if you don't have it.

Then, you can get a windows 7 ISO and reinstall.

You might also want to run a scan of your hard drive, as it may be going bad.
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can you suggest a hard drive scanner?
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post #4 of 8
run a smart test to make sure that the hard drive is still operating properly. The free 14 day trial of HD tune pro is more than enough to diagnose the problem.
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run a smart test to make sure that the hard drive is still operating properly. The free 14 day trial of HD tune pro is more than enough to diagnose the problem.
i just downloaded something called diskcheckup.. will that work?
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PC Check is always good too.
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i just downloaded something called diskcheckup.. will that work?
never heard of it, but it sounds useful. If it doesnt do anything, hd tune pro is very user friendly.
post #8 of 8
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lmao. heres a good thingi guess. its stopped telling me its not genuine... but thats probably because explorer.exe inst running.
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