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Corrupt rescue disk

Topics: Technical Issues, Users Discussion
Jun 1, 2016 at 1:45 AM
This morning my PC started taking forever to get past the "verifying password" prompt and when it finally did, it would just say "Booting..." and then nothing. Just a blinking cursor......

I do not have a rescue disk so is there any way to recover this? I assume the Windows partition is toast but I can't get into safe mode or anything......

Any ideas out there?
Jun 3, 2016 at 8:11 AM
You will need to boot other os, either try some live linux or install new windows on a seperate hard disk. Once you have new os working, install veracrypt and try to mount (or permanently decrypt) the damaged one.
Jun 7, 2016 at 6:14 PM
Thanks so much.....that's a great idea. I'll try it ASAP....thanks again :)