Re: XP Reformat Question: "The file ---.dll was not copied correctly" ...?
This is sort of black-helicopterish, but a CD's coatings could be formulated so that a given number of exposures to the read-laser made the disk unreadable. We know they have figured out how to make DVD's that will crap out after 3-4 days from the first exposure to oxygen.
Originally Posted by Jeff Coleman
But, it seems kinda BS. Nobody knows better than Microsoft how vulnerable their OS is to virus, spyware, etc. and how often we just give up and reformat. MS is close enough to a customer revolt as it is.
His: Windows 7 64-bit on MSI X58 Pro-E, i7 950, Radeon 4870 1G, 300G Velociraptor + 2250G other SATA, 12G RAM; Windoze Home Server on MSI K9N SLI Platinum, A64 X2 6000, nVidia 7900, 2TB SATA storage
Hers: Vista Home 64-bit on Toshiba Core-2 Duo Laptop
The dog: he'd rather go to the off-leash park now that I won't let him pee on Intel units.