Booting issues with a Paragon driver

Discussion in 'Other Paragon Disk Utilities' started by KingdomKey, Nov 8, 2009.

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  1. KingdomKey
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    KingdomKey Registered Member

    Not quite sure if this belongs here, a while back I used some paragon software, which installed the driver "hotcore.sys." Recently Windows froze, and now freezes onn the "Welcome" screen when I attempt to log in. When I try to boot into safe made, it shows a list of files being loaded, but it gets to "hotcore3.sys" and then freezes. Please help!
  2. Paragon_Tommy
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    Paragon_Tommy Paragon Moderator

    If you are no longer using the paragon driver, try deleting it by booting to a Windows Recovery Disk.

    In the command line console:

    delete hotcore3.sys (del C:\Windows\System32\hotcore3.sys)
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