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What does he mean? BTW, before I got yours I tried that other one and it did not work. thai_american_42 Corporal I tried the two methods of starting Msinfo32.exe listed at http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308549 but nothing happens. BTW, I also put my HJT log through the automated online analysis at http://www.hijackthis.de/ Nothing much showed up according to that analysis. Check This Out
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thai_american_42, Oct 13, 2009 #4 DavidGP MajorGeeks Forum Administrator - Grand Pooh-Bah Staff Member Hi Try the putting the attached file which is the index.dat from my XP SP3 PC into For more information, see Related Topics. It is not virus infected. However all I need msinfo32 for is to check the bios version so if there is another way to check then that would be great.
Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. I just checked my C:\\WINDOWS\\PCHEALTH\\HELPCTR\\OfflineCache folder, it has no index.dat file in it, if that matters in solving this. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? I found a couple of other forums where other users had the exact same problem as you and it fixed the problem.
This can be an .nfo, .xml, .txt, or .cab file. /? : Displays help for the msinfo32 command. /pch : Displays the history view. /nfo FileName : Saves the exported file as an .nfo file. Top of pageExamplesTo list the available category IDs, type:msinfo32 /showcategoriesTo start System Information with all available information displayed, except Loaded Modules, type:msinfo32 /categories +all -loadedmodulesTo display only System Summary information and I'll scan and rescan until nothing shows up and... Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.
Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 04-20-2008, 05:44 PM #2 nickster_uk Happy to support TSF! http://www.winhelponline.com/blog/fix-for-msinfo32exe-error-cant-collect-information/ Windows 10 HP Laptop Keeps... Msinfo32 Windows Xp I put the new index.dat into its folder and I will reboot in a minute to see if this works. Uefi Thread Status: Not open for further replies.
Does he mean go to "C:\\WINDOWS\\PCHEALTH\\HELPCTR\\OfflineCache\\index.dat" and add a second \\index.dat, so it would be C:\\WINDOWS\\PCHEALTH\\HELPCTR\\OfflineCache\\index.dat\\index.dat, or does he mean find "C:\\WINDOWS\\PCHEALTH\\HELPCTR\\OfflineCache" and add "\\index.dat"? his comment is here Generated Mon, 14 Nov 2016 13:05:18 GMT by s_mf18 (squid/3.5.20) show toc Msinfo32Displays a comprehensive view of your hardware, system components, and software environment.Syntaxmsinfo32 [/?] [/pch] [/nfo FileName] [/report FileName] [/computer ComputerName] [/showcategories] [/category categoryID] Please try the request again. Advertisement dvk01 Derek Moderator Malware Specialist Thread Starter Joined: Dec 14, 2002 Messages: 50,294 when I try to run msinfo32.exe to see my computers configuration etc, I get help centre popping
The advise at "Msinfo32 - System Information (Error or Missing)" didn't help. 2. "Can't Open Msinfo32" The Start/Run checkpoints had no response. Back to top #10 brillo brillo Topic Starter Members 80 posts OFFLINE Location:Terrebonne, Oregon Local time:06:05 AM Posted 28 March 2006 - 09:01 PM "initdebug properties" has no target. Posts: 3 OS: XP Pro welldone. this contact form Join over 733,556 other people just like you!
And, yes, I did post an HJT log after doing all the scan etc. It causes stuff to happen but has no bits? plodr, Oct 12, 2009 #2 thai_american_42 Corporal 1. "Msinfo32 - System Information (Error or Missing)" I looked over the suggestions at "Msinfo32 - System Information (Error or Missing)" at http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_m.htm.
ALBERT FRANKENSTEINI'M SO SMART IT'S SCARY!Currently home chillin' with the fam and my two dogs! Please help me get my msinfo32 working. System Summary. What can I do to correct this problem?
If you do post a log please put a link in this thread to your log also. Edited by brillo, 28 March 2006 - 02:59 AM. No target. http://amptools.net/windows-xp/my-usb-not-working-windows-xp.html msinfo32 mystery solved. (written by Vampirefo, furnished by Martin)
I finally figured it out, after running test after test.
Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Back to top #15 brillo brillo Topic Starter Members 80 posts OFFLINE Location:Terrebonne, Oregon Local time:06:05 AM Posted 29 March 2006 - 06:41 AM Yes, I have only McAfee firewall To fix the problem, open Administrative Tools in the Control Panel and launch the Services applet. I was wondering if it's because I have Lavalys Everest HE installed.
Jul 29, 2007 #1 BlameCanada TS Rookie Posts: 320 Start/Run/type : Msinfo32.exe /Ok or go to C:\WINDOWS\system32 \Msinfo32.exe Jul 29, 2007 #2 almcneil TS Guru Topic Starter Posts: 1,277 Blame, Yes, your index.dat did work, just like new! Several functions may not work. Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Support Windows
You may not need to actually post a log, however. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? I know this question's been on the web a zillion times before, but I still haven't found an answer that Thread Tools Search this Thread 04-20-2008, 04:27 PM #1 So, do I have to go back to all those CC restore files and try to find that index.dat file?
Couldn't sign you in, please try again. So just waiting to see what the HJT results are. Thanks. Windows Management files may be moved or missing.
I got an index.dat file as an email attachment from someone who read this post and offered to send it to me. unused Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Computer problem?