laptop keeps running pc angel restore

  wobbler 12:19 13 Sep 08

I have an Advent laptop with WinXP. When booting it goes into a program PC Angel asking If i want to restore. I have used both options , safe rstore and restore with quick format but after a succesful restore, it then reboots and goes thro the same process again. If i quit the process, windows does start and appears to be ok, but gain on restart the pc angel kicks in. Any ideas please

  VoG II 12:31 13 Sep 08

See if it is listed in msconfig and disable it click here

  woodchip 12:37 13 Sep 08

Also check its not in Start Programs on the Desktop

  I am Spartacus 12:42 13 Sep 08

PC Angel normally runs before Windows loads. I had it on one of my PC's and it was disabled when I installed Acronis True Image so I'm guessing that ATI did something to the boot sector. The Fixboot command might work click here

  I am Spartacus 12:53 13 Sep 08

I've just had a thought. Using Fixboot might disable PC Angel permanently so either use something like ATI to create a disk image or don't try it if you want the option to use it in the future.

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