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Windows 7: System Not Found

02 Apr 2010   #1
Barnaby

Windows 7 Home Premium (32bit)
 
 
System Not Found

Hi,

I'm running Windows 7 Home Premium 32Bit on my Aspire 6920G (spec in my profile)

Windows 7 has been running fine with no problems what-so-ever since I installed it coming up to four months ago. Only recently a couple of times it boots up with no problems and runs perfectly normally, however, after an undetermined length of time it will go to a black screen and says something along the lines of 'Operating System Not Found'. I know this cannot be true as it boots up and runs with no problems to start with.

This has only started since I downloaded BitTorrend a few days ago and only happens after I have run the programme, so logically I'm assuming it is something to do with BitTorrent.

I was wondering if this has happened to anyone else or anyone may know what its about (maybe a virus?)

Thanks,

Barnaby


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02 Apr 2010   #2
FZ21Z

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Barnaby View Post
This has only started since I downloaded BitTorrend a few days ago and only happens after I have run the programme, so logically I'm assuming it is something to do with BitTorrent.
Hi.

What have you downloaded since installing it?
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02 Apr 2010   #3
Barnaby

Windows 7 Home Premium (32bit)
 
 

Two episodes of 'The Pacific', (purely use it for catching up on tv series). I have scanned the files with AVG and they seem to be fine according to it.

Thanks
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02 Apr 2010   #4
FZ21Z

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Try a different program to see if the error still persists. I use Vuze, which has never given me any issues.
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02 Apr 2010   #5
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Barnaby View Post
Hi,

I'm running Windows 7 Home Premium 32Bit on my Aspire 6920G (spec in my profile)

Windows 7 has been running fine with no problems what-so-ever since I installed it coming up to four months ago. Only recently a couple of times it boots up with no problems and runs perfectly normally, however, after an undetermined length of time it will go to a black screen and says something along the lines of 'Operating System Not Found'. I know this cannot be true as it boots up and runs with no problems to start with.

This has only started since I downloaded BitTorrend a few days ago and only happens after I have run the programme, so logically I'm assuming it is something to do with BitTorrent.

I was wondering if this has happened to anyone else or anyone may know what its about (maybe a virus?)

Thanks,

Barnaby
There can be many causes of this. I would look in event viewer (type eventvwr in search). Go to the windows log>application tab. You want to look for critical errors (they have red in the left column) that refer to the problem. Things like app hang, app crash, or anything that refers to this problem. Note the event ID and soource code and relay them to us.

Let us know if you need help

Ken
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02 Apr 2010   #6
Barnaby

Windows 7 Home Premium (32bit)
 
 

The only error events I could find are as follows:

Source: SideBySide Event ID: 63
Source: VSS Event ID: 8194

Thanks
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