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Error 0x6ba (RPC server is unavailable) when running sfc /scannow on Windows XP in Safe Mode

I think that my mup.sys file is corrupt. I received the following error when trying to access a network share that was located on my Windows 7 box, from my Windows XP box: No network provider ...
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Automated Scanning for Corrupted Archive Files

I have all kinds of files that I have downloaded from everywhere over the years scattered around my hard drives. I’m in the process of trying to organize them all and have run into a problem. ...
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Excel 2007 'Corruption'- Named Ranges vanising, buttons losing Macros

I'm seeing a lot of weird things happening in some excel sheets I use. Some named ranges vanish Worksheet buttons 'forget' what Macro they should run Named ranges 'forget' what cells they pointed ...
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Strong Name Validation Failed

I recently migrated my OS to a new SSD hard disk. Fresh install: Win 7 Ever since, I will get constant System.IO.FileLoadExceptions (Strong Name Validation Failed) which forces me to reinstall ...
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Repairing corrupt System32\Config\System file on Windows XP

Starting up my Windows XP SP1 machine I got the following message: Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: \WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\CONFIG\SYSTEM I tried restarting ...
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How to get data from a borked Windows Home Server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to copy files from crashed Windows Home Server Yesterday we had a power surge, followed by a power outage. This left my WHS borked: powering on just gives to a ...
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Why do zip files get corrupted on USB Drives?

Why do older USB drives corrupt zip files? The file size appears the same, but the CRC check fails.
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Master File Table corrupt, any way to save data?

I've used search, but none of the results match my problem so I didn't have to ask separate question. I've installed Windows 7 RTM recently and since then partitions located on one of my HDDs have ...
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iTunes corrupting music files

I have noticed that iTunes will sometimes corrupt the odd song in my music library. By "corrupt", I mean that the song seems to get truncated half way through. The metadata (specifically song ...