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I know that this problem has been reported many times before, BUT so far there has not been a single solution.

So yesterday, I switched off my pc from the main plug (windows 8 32bit pro), today when I get up I see automatic repair and pc diagnosis popping up, it moved onto checking my drive in the boot up w8 screen. After about 2 hours I got annoyed since I had to some work so I turned off my pc from the main socket again. This time only when I reboot, automatic repair comes up and then a blue screen saying "Automatic repair couldnt repair your pc" with a log file called srttrail.txt.

I can move onto advanced options and I have tried the following: - System restore (no restore points) - System refresh - Start up settings - Automatic repair

I have rebooted the pc over 10 times without success. And now I really need your help guys, because the only option that I can back myself upon is CMD.

Thank you very much in advance

Startup Repair diagnosis and repair log

Last successful boot time: ‎4/‎17/‎2013 1:57:48 PM (GMT) Number of repair attempts: 13

Session details

System Disk = \Device\Harddisk0 Windows directory = D:\Windows AutoChk Run = 0 Number of root causes = 1

Test Performed:

Name: Check for updates Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: System disk test Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Disk failure diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 93 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Disk metadata test Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 32 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Target OS test Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 62 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Volume content check Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 250 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Boot manager diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: System boot log diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Event log diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 141 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Internal state check Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 31 ms

Root cause found:

Startup Repair has tried several times but still cannot determine the cause of the problem.

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Session details

System Disk = \Device\Harddisk0 Windows directory = D:\Windows AutoChk Run = 0 Number of root causes = 1

Test Performed:

Name: Check for updates Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: System disk test Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Disk failure diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 93 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Disk metadata test Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 32 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Target OS test Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 62 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Volume content check Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 297 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Boot manager diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: System boot log diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Event log diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 156 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Internal state check Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 31 ms

Root cause found:

Startup Repair has tried several times but still cannot determine the cause of the problem.

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Session details

System Disk = \Device\Harddisk0 Windows directory = D:\Windows AutoChk Run = 0 Number of root causes = 1

Test Performed:

Name: Check for updates Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: System disk test Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Disk failure diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 78 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Disk metadata test Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 31 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Target OS test Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 62 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Volume content check Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 266 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Boot manager diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 0 ms

Test Performed:

Name: System boot log diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 16 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Event log diagnosis Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 156 ms

Test Performed:

Name: Internal state check Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0 Time taken = 31 ms

Root cause found:

Startup Repair has tried several times but still cannot determine the cause of the problem.

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Your own actions have likely corrupted your Windows installation beyond repair. Post the contents of srttrail.txt if you want any hope of getting help. –  Ramhound Apr 18 '13 at 17:17
    
Your installation is corrupted beyond repair. –  Ramhound Apr 18 '13 at 19:12
    
Perfect! Anyway I can recover all my files before formatting?? Thanks ;) –  Shad Asinger Apr 18 '13 at 21:02
    
Try a Linux LiveCD/USB for data recovery. –  Karan Apr 19 '13 at 0:19

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Find a hiren's bootCD and boot from it. Use min Windows xp.

That should open at least the drive for you so you can copy to a USB. Be sure you put your backup USB drive in before you boot from the CD so the CD can see it then you can backup to it.

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