Machine is not working, can't even get into windows.. using a UBCD but limited

By fluffykitten ยท 5 replies
Jun 6, 2011
  1. BIOS Version X58 Extreme6 P1.10
    Intel i7 950 @ 3.07GHZ (64bit)
    Processor speed 3066MHz
    Total Memory: 12GB (Tripple-Channel memory Mode (6 slots filled with this)
    2048MB/533MHz DDR3_1066

    The system will just get to the restore point, boot menu and just keep rebooting, no safe mode, or recovery mode..

    I am currently making a Ghost Image of the system if so before somebody can help me, please..

    I can't do any of the malware stuff yet, scans and so on, Well wait, I am currently using a UBCD, doing a MemTest86 the real thorough one, then doing the image off the UBCD but I can run like herrins and run malwarebytes and some of the scans as requested.

    The problem is the machine will turn on and keep rebooting, gets to the Windows 7 screen, holds for a min or two and then reboots again, and does this through safe mode and all of them, recovery..

    If you can help or if I am in the wrong section then please move me, i didn't know.
  2. fluffykitten

    fluffykitten TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 99

    At least point me in the right direction once I have this imaged,

    ChkDsk done
    MemTest86 done
    Image _ pending to be finished

    where I am at.
  3. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,256   +383

    Please, observe following rules:
    • Read all of my instructions very carefully. Your mistakes during cleaning process may have very serious consequences, like unbootable computer.
    • If you're stuck, or you're not sure about certain step, always ask before doing anything else.
    • Please refrain from running tools or applying updates other than those I suggest.
    • Never run more than one scan at a time.
    • Keep updating me regarding your computer behavior, good, or bad.
    • The cleaning process, once started, has to be completed. Even if your computer appears to act better, it may still be infected. Once the computer is totally clean, I'll certainly let you know.
    • If you leave the topic without explanation in the middle of a cleaning process, you may not be eligible to receive any more help in malware removal forum.
    • I close my topics if you have not replied in 5 days. If you need more time, simply let me know. If I closed your topic and you need it to be reopened, simply PM me.


    Let's see, if we can look at your computer booting from an external source.

    Please download OTLPE (filesize 120,9 MB)

    • When downloaded double click on OTLPENet.exe and make sure there is a blank CD in your CD drive. This will automatically create a bootable CD.
    • Reboot your system using the boot CD you just created.
      • Note : If you do not know how to set your computer to boot from CD follow the steps HERE
    • Your system should now display a REATOGO-X-PE desktop.
    • Depending on your type of internet connection, you should be able to get online as well so you can access this topic more easily.
    • Double-click on the OTLPE icon.
    • When asked Do you wish to load the remote registry, select Yes
    • When asked Do you wish to load remote user profile(s) for scanning, select Yes
    • Ensure the box Automatically Load All Remaining Users" is checked and press OK
    • OTL should now start.
    • Press Run Scan to start the scan.
    • When finished, the file will be saved in drive C:\OTL.txt
    • Copy this file to your USB drive if you do not have internet connection on this system
    • Please post the contents of the OTL.txt file in your reply.
  4. fluffykitten

    fluffykitten TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 99

    Ok, I am downloading it on this computer,

    The problematic Raid 0 machine is finally able to create a image, @ 15% on a 1.75TB drive.

    I kept getting the error message flush the log before I go on, or run chkdsk. I tried to run chkdsk c: /r and it would fail and just freeze I mean at 45% 4/5.. I have not done any scans on this machine yet.

    I will create this cd you are saying, I cannot get into Windows or any OS on this machine though.
  5. fluffykitten

    fluffykitten TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 99

    I would like to say this now, I don't wanna waste your time. Ghost failed where chkdsk failed on Sector 18949968 Drive 0, MFT is failing, MFT is bad, drives need replacing, at least I only have 20GB on 2TB right now so I am doing a manual backup and will have to just manually reinstall everything :/ again..

    I am going to go and buy two more 1TB drives and instead of doing Raid 0, I will do RAID 1, I know enough that this is not fixable as it sits right now.

    Thank you though. You can close this thread.
  6. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,256   +383

    No problem.
    Thanks for letting me know :)
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