XP Services are stopped

Posted on 2011-02-23
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
You can see through MSCONFIG that all services are stopped.  Services.msc brings up a blank screen.
The virus has been cleaned, need to fix the damage...
Question by:classnet

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The simplest way I think would be to grab hold of your Windows XP CD and go to Start -> Run -> sfc /scannow

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It could also be an issue with a couple of DLL's. The following site has some good instructions on how to fix this:

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Also, this MSDN article gives all the default settings that the services should have:
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What scanners were used to clear viruses? Any logfiles?

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An in place repair ultimately fixed the issue.

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Would have been nice to not have to gone through that.

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