Win 98 Recycle bin problem

  HauxtonPhil 18:17 20 Jan 06
Locked

Now here's an interesting one - can anyone help please?
My Win98 machine works well pretty much most of the time (touch wood) - but, whenever I try to access the Recycle bin, either by left or right clicking, the machine stops completely - aort from the mouse ie. I can point and click but nothing ever happens. CTRL ALT DEL just results in the Fatal Error blue screen. I attacked it from a different direction and tried to do a Disk Cleanup - knowing that that looks at the Bin - and guess what - locks up in the same way. I don't think there's much in teh bin actually, but I would like to know how to solve this one.

  woodchip 18:21 20 Jan 06

Put you Win98 CD in comp in Run box Type SFC and run the program

  HauxtonPhil 19:27 20 Jan 06

Before I do that, what does SFC stand for and what will that do?

  woodchip 19:28 20 Jan 06

Checks files for corruption

  woodchip 19:29 20 Jan 06

PS

SFC=System File Checker

  HauxtonPhil 19:33 20 Jan 06

Thanks - I'll give it a go tomorrow

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Nintendo Switch review: Hands-on with the intuitive modular console and its disappointing games…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

The updated 'Corel Painter inside Photoshop' plugin ParticleShop offers new brushes

New MacBook Pro 2017 release date, UK price and tech specs: Kaby Lake MacBook Pro to launch in…