Is my Vista desktop dying?

Hewlett-packard / Gc670aa-aba a6120n
April 5, 2011 at 15:12:22
Specs: Windows Vista, 2 GHz / 2037 MB
I've been having some problems with my computer lately, and a friend said it sounded like my processor was dying. But here it goes. I uninstalled iTunes a few weeks back and my computer acted weird (I'm not exactly sure how to explain it). So I tried to do a system restore five times, all different, and it gave me an error on every one that said it couldn't be completed (I'm sorry but I don't remember the exact error number). So I went to command prompt and put in sfc /scannow and once that was done. I did a CHKDSK. If I'm remembering right it said it found a few errors that it couldn't fix. But my computer seemed to be fine, so I left it alone. Then as of a few days ago, I've been having problems renaming files. Where I right click a file to rename it, type in whatever I want it to be, and hit tab to go the next file, it'll hang and the window will freeze for a minute. I googled it and found several people who said that disabling Windows Search fixed that so I did that and it worked great but then when I tried to move a file, it was a lot slower than normal. Also, windows explorer has been freezing and crashing a lot more frequently.So is my computer dying? Or is it something that can be fixed? Thanks!

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April 5, 2011 at 16:42:13
"a CHKDSK. If I'm remembering right it said it found a few errors that it couldn't fix."

When this happens you should backup your files right after because it could be a sign of your hard drive failing. Did you do a backup yet?

If not do it now.

Once backed up and you have enough money, go out and get a new hard drive.

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April 5, 2011 at 21:05:37
So there's nothing I can do to see if it's something else? Or see if something will fix it? If it's not that.

I'm trying to back up my files and it says I have more than one disk. Should I backup both HP (C:) & Recovery (D:)?

For some reason, I'm not having the renaming problem right now. The only thing I did was move files off my computer onto my external hard drive. Most of which were just pictures.

Sorry to be a bother. =x

Okay, I'm confused. I ran CHKDSK again, and I had zero problems. Maybe it was sfc /scannow that couldn't repair. Since I just ran that and got this:

C:\Windows\system32>sfc /scannow

Beginning system scan. This process will take some time.

Beginning verification phase of system scan.
Verification 100% complete.
Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files but was unable to fix some of th
Details are included in the CBS.Log windir\Logs\CBS\CBS.log. For example

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