In addition to System restore, I would open Command Prompt with
Administrative Privileges and type sfc /scannow
Click Start > type CMD right click it > click 'Run as Administrator.
Andre Da Costa http://adacosta.spaces.live.com
"simplytuff" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Ive been running vista for nearly a year without problem !
> but few days ago when i started task manager it blinked the following
> window and then nothing , every time i try to start task manager it
> blinks with the following dos window and nothing happens !