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Defragged, now doesn't want to boot..

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I've got an old Intel D-875PBZ mobo and a 3.0c 478 that isn't being used.
I offered it to a friend who needs it. I deleted games, transfered old files,
did a clean disk and defrag.
It now doesn't want to boot, unless I scroll to "last known config...." or "Safe Mode".
Any ideas whats up with this, or do I need to do a Windows repair?
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Pop in your Windows disk, act like you are going to do a fresh install and then when prompted, hit 'R' for repair.

Once in the repair screen select the Windows partition and then type 'chkdsk /r'.

Should do the trick.
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Thanx bud, will give it a whirl.
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It shouldn't have been the defrag. Maybe you got rid of soemtihng you needed?
What defrag did you use?
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It shouldn't have been the defrag. Maybe you got rid of soemtihng you needed?
What defrag did you use?
I was careful deleting games and programs, stayed away from OS stuff.
Used the regular XP defrag option.
I did delete about 100 gigs of stuff , hoping nothing was tied in to another.
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maybe its time for a reformat?
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