How do I repair windows XP

  Internut 14 Nov 12
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I wish to repair windows XL as I am having problems with pinnacle studio 9 and it is suggested that I may be able to solve the problem by repairing XP Many thanks

  northumbria61 14 Nov 12

See here for step by step instructions with screenshots enter link description here

  northumbria61 14 Nov 12

It seems a bit drastic to suggest that you repair XP because of a problem with one program unless there are files needed from the O.S. - I would suggest you try to uninstall and then reinstall Pinnacle first.

  onthelimit1 14 Nov 12

Never had any success with XP's repair (unlike the one for Vista and W7). usually causes more problems than it solves.

  northumbria61 14 Nov 12

There are instructions here for uninstall of Pinnacle 9 you may wish to try - it appears that it may be a compatibility issue with XP enter link description here

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14 Nov 12

A repair install of XPis overkill for a problem with one program to be sure XP is OK:-

Repair XP by replacing corrupt files Type

sfc /scannow

in the run box, press enter and let system file checker find and replace missing / corrupt file in windows and explorer.This will take awhile to complete and you may be asked for the CD to be in the drive if windows is not preinstalled on the hard drive.

sfc /scannow problems http://www.updatexp.com/scannow-sfc.html

  woodchip 14 Nov 12

I have Pinnacle 9 Try the Upgrade Free Download to 9.5 it works on my XP desktop okay

  woodchip 14 Nov 12

Pinnacle Web Site is off-line at the moment due to work but you can update your version to newer version

Click hear for Update to 9

  Internut 15 Nov 12

Hi thanks for all of the help. I have tried the complete unistall and reinstall of pinnacle studio 9 and also installed the last update as suggested by northumbria61 but I still have the same problem in that I cannot render a completed project to a DVD. It just does not start the rendering process. I can render to AVI ok and then use Nero to burn the project to DVD has anybody else further suggestion? Many thanks

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