I get the following warning message when I open CCleaner on Windows XP:
Why is this coming?
Why does the username end with
The file or directory is corrupted, as the message itself says. Please run the Chkdsk utility to (hopefully) fix this.
In more detail: CCleaner is trying to read the contents of your Firefox "searchplugins" directory, but Windows is unable to do so due to data corruption. Open Command Prompt and run the
(If you want only to check the disk without repairing it, you can run
When Windows needs to create a new user profile, but the
In other words, your Windows account was once deleted and re-created.
The computer name can be changed in My Computer → Properties → Computer Name → Change in Windows XP.