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Windows 7: Partition shrink error

05 Feb 2010   #11
Saltgrass

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You seem to have a registry entry for the performance counter is corrupt and a journal.exe and its backup corrupt, according to the log.

In spite of the fact theog doesn't think my input is worthwhile, you might try the command I suggested, but it appears you have other things corrupted, so perhaps gregrocker's suggestion about a repair install might be best. But if you are going to do that anyway, trying the command will not hurt.


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06 Feb 2010   #12
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Saltgrass View Post
You seem to have a registry entry for the performance counter is corrupt and a journal.exe and its backup corrupt, according to the log.

In spite of the fact theog doesn't think my input is worthwhile, you might try the command I suggested, but it appears you have other things corrupted, so perhaps gregrocker's suggestion about a repair install might be best. But if you are going to do that anyway, trying the command will not hurt.
Salty I think theog was posting at the same time as you so didn't see your excellent suggestion to repair the performance counter. I hope OP will try using that tutorial as it directly addresses his specific issue.

My suggestion of a Repair Install was much more General and not as researched as yours typically are. Believe me I notice the hours you put into research and testing for others and I salute you.
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