I use Acronis True Image to back up XP every couple of days & on my other partition (Music & stuff) I use a rewritable dvd about once a fortnight.
I can't see a use for system restore so this is turned off.
You could also try the following online scans:
Trend Micro Antispyware Online
Kaspersky Online Scanner
I have found that Trend Micro Antispyware have a better rate of detection than other like wise pieces of software.
I would like to know how to create a hidden partition?
The reason for this is that I often have to repair friends & family's PC's & would like to make a backup within the hidden partition of the OS using Acronis True Image.
I'd appreciate any help in this matter. :)
Have to tried to manually map the network drives?
If you have file & priinter sharing already enabled then (In "My Computer") select "Tools" on the top & then "Map Network Drives".
You should come with a list that (By default) has "MSHOME" in it, hopefully you can open this & select all the...