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A friend laptop is not loading his normal windows profile it is creating a temp one. How would I go about getting it to load his profile again.

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How to recover the damaged user profile in Windows XP

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Thanks I will give it a try –  Liam Aug 28 '09 at 19:27
I'd also recommend running a chkdisk /r on whatever disk holds your profile in case it's hard disk damage that caused it to become corrupted. –  Col Aug 28 '09 at 21:17

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