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Blank Date Modified Field ?


emperor

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Hi guys,

Something weird is happening. Some of my movie files (file type doesn't matter) became corrupted; when I play them in VLC they cause errors, they were just fine before and nothing has changed. I noticed in Explorer that these files have no Date Modified field, it's simply blank; I've never seen anything like that.

I did a chkdsk on the drive and see no errors. What could it be ?

Thanks.
 
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XweAponX

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VLC should rebuild the Index, but that is a temporary fix. Depending on what format they are, there is "DIVFIX" and "Meteor MKV repair" you can try to run the faulty content through which of those is appropriate, you'll have to google it, cant remember the links.
 

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emperor

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Thanks for trying to help but that's not the problem. In File Explorer the bad files have no Date Modified entry, it's blank; there is something really wrong with the files, not simply an index that needs to be rebuilt. I don't really care about the movies, I just want to know what's happening.
 

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XweAponX

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Have they been moved from elsewhere?

Maybe you have a problem on the drive where the files are stored, try a CHKDSK on it, see if it finds any corruption. If you have a Windows 8 Install disk, boot to that and open a command prompt, and do it like this: CHKDSK c: /x /r
 

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    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7
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    PC/Desktop
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    Asus M2N-MX SE Plus § DualCore AMD Athlon 64 X2, 2300 MHz (11.5 x 200) 4400+ § Corsair Value Select
    CPU
    AMD 4400+/4200+
    Motherboard
    Asus M2N-MX SE Plus/Asus A8M2N-LA (NodusM)
    Memory
    2 GB/3GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    GeForce 8400 GS/GeForce 210
    Sound Card
    nVIDIA GT218 - High Definition Audio Controller
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Hitachi 40" LCD HDTV
    Screen Resolution
    "1842 x 1036"
    Hard Drives
    WDC WD50 00AAKS-007AA SCSI Disk Device
    ST1000DL 002-9TT153 SCSI Disk Device
    WDC WD3200AAJB-00J3A0 ATA Device
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    WD My Book 1140 USB Device
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    MSI "M-Box"
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    Mouse
    Microsoft Intellimouse
    Internet Speed
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    Browser
    Chrome/IE 10
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    Eset NOD32 6.x/Win Defend
    Other Info
    Recently lost my Windows 8 on my main PC, had to go back to Windows 7.

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