recovery console

Discussion in 'Computer Security' started by =?Utf-8?B?cmljb3U=?=, May 28, 2005.

  1. how do i use this to type the command as my 1st command start with c:/> and
    denied access to any command thank for help
    md tmp
    copy c:\windows\system32\config\system c:\windows\tmp\system.bak
    copy c:\windows\system32\config\software c:\windows\tmp\software.bak
    copy c:\windows\system32\config\sam c:\windows\tmp\sam.bak
    copy c:\windows\system32\config\security c:\windows\tmp\security.bak
    copy c:\windows\system32\config\default c:\windows\tmp\default.bak

    delete c:\windows\system32\config\system
    delete c:\windows\system32\config\software
    delete c:\windows\system32\config\sam
    delete c:\windows\system32\config\security
    delete c:\windows\system32\config\default

    copy c:\windows\repair\system c:\windows\system32\config\system
    copy c:\windows\repair\software c:\windows\system32\config\software
    copy c:\windows\repair\sam c:\windows\system32\config\sam
    copy c:\windows\repair\security c:\windows\system32\config\security
    copy c:\windows\repair\default c:\windows\system32\config\default
     
    =?Utf-8?B?cmljb3U=?=, May 28, 2005
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  2. =?Utf-8?B?cmljb3U=?=

    beb Guest

    Try c:\windows>
     
    beb, May 28, 2005
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  3. thank you but i did try that and i can not type md tmp its telling me access
    denied......
     
    =?Utf-8?B?cmljb3U=?=, May 28, 2005
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  4. I believe that with Windows XP by default, there is very very little you can
    access on the hard drive, unless you make a change before problems occur.
    Mainly the Windows folder. And even once you make that change, getting
    large numbers of files off your computer in RC mode is very painful and
    slow.

    If you just want to format the system, just re-install Windows, or if you
    feel you absolutely must, boot to a Windows 98 boot floppy from
    www.bootdisk.com

    If you want to recover files off of the hard drive first, I recommend
    installing Windows to a separate folder on the hard drive, or install the
    hard drive as a slave into a working Windows XP or 2000 computer.

    Either way, recovery console is NOT the way to go for just about anything.
    Forget about it.
     
    Karl Levinson, mvp, May 28, 2005
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