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The problem is I can't get past the error screen to figure it out. by faelnar / October 11, 2008 1:44 PM PDT In reply to: Vista Won't Boot (Black Screen) After Bad Windows Update I have an expensive Toshiba R500 that last week just Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Vista Won't Boot (Black Screen) After Bad Windows Update This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by no i have not tried this yet jon can you advise on how this is done i will trie anything now. 03-26-2010, 06:06 AM #8 jonf Registered Member his comment is here

No matter why your computer won't boot up, the first thing you should do is to get a Windows bootable disk or CD to get your computer starting. I wondered whether the loss of power would have triggered any sort of reset in the system. All solutions to Windows booting issues are contained in this bootable LiveBoot CD, as well as data recovery, disk manager and password finder. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-performance/vista-wont-boot-system-restorestartup-repair-cant/c8cb59f1-c3d0-4924-a92c-23c4dabd259f?page=3

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Dell M1730 Black screen and won't boot by puthor / December 7, 2008 11:08 PM PST In reply to: Vista Won't Boot (Black The total cost was going to be over half of what I paid for my laptop to begin with. Brand new HP laptop with Vista. Post back if you're in doubt about how to do this.

My laptop and this desktop normally have updates come in at the same time so I'm wondering if a windows update has caused this. In the following article, we help users operating different variants of the Windows OS to use the Scandisk Command with ease. ... Started causing memory dumps and hanging the system yesterday.Got to a point where it kept doing it as I tried to troubleshoot it.Used system restore to return to date prior to If this fails, try option 2. 2) Click on the 'Delete' option and follow the instructions.

It's taking me twice as long to do my online work as it used to when I had XP SP3 and IE 7.I do recommend that you sever your internet connection I installed a new interal bluetooth module on a Dell Inspiron 1720. When I click on Launch startup repair, it instantly goes back to this screen. More > How to work out a solution for IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL error in Windows?

Try either of the following methods: 1) Click on the 'Format' option and follow the on-screen instructions. m 0 l house70 a b D Laptop December 1, 2010 11:40:58 AM Glad it worked out for you. Thanks anyway. You could try downloading and installing a trial version of a program such as Acronis Disk Director Suite, which allows you to delete partitions from a hard drive and create a

The machine sounded like it was running, but nothing happened on the screen. http://www.techist.com/forums/f9/windows-vista-wont-load-kernel-missing-urgent-advice-needed-240360/ Post back here if this doesn't work for you and I'll see what I can do. Remove Norton (using Norton removal tool) 2. This is probably the best option and is the one I think I would choose.

When I download the Program to fix it after I installed it's going back to DESTOP behid the black scree the place where I can't see it because the black screen this content I am not angry just yet, because again, I have a backup (HP TouchSmart). And there's always the danger that you'll forget something - emails, for example, are well hidden, and there's probably other stuff, so this is not a job to rush. So I held down the power button, but the machine refused to turn off.

  1. This time it reported used space of 34.8 GB and fragmentation of 9%, so I appeared to have lost about 49 gigs of used space!!
  2. Any ideas on how to get to a command prompt another way?
  3. I did Diagnostics everything passed nothing ERROR or PROBLEM at all machine is running normal.
  4. That would be no different than me telling you to stand on your head, spin three times, spit four times, get up, juggle three eggs in the air for 45 seconds,
  5. I'm having problems with my laptop and I believe its due to windows updates so if it had updates installing, I'm sure my desktop may have been loading updates and either
  6. I did that and it worked fine.
  7. There are numerous ways to back up a computer with different software packages existing for those purposes.
  8. Any suggestion out there?

Regards, Jon. So I corrected the errors and then defragged the registry for good measure. If you still can't do it even under the Disk Management console you need to download and run a bootable utility designed to wipe a hard drive clean (i.e. http://roguewb.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-would-not-start-help.html This definitely had not tried to install before, so we're now off "down a different leg of the trousers of time".

by R. Furthermore you will also need to manually restore the MBR in order to allow your computer to automatically boot into the correct Vista installation. All Rights Reserved.

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I feel I’m in deep s^!t so any and all help/suggestions would be more than gratefully received!! Do a boot sector recovery The partition boot sector is a small section of the hard disk partition that contains information about the operating system's file system (NTFS or FAT32), as I am sure you see my point.You ask what good is it going to do for people to get mad? And now you can check to repair Windows 7 boot, or do a Windows XP startup repair.

This is the second time this has happened to me, this time listening to music on the headphones all of a sudden the music stops, I look up and see the now to figure out how to fix it. Thread Tools Search this Thread 03-25-2010, 10:53 PM #1 cossie Registered Member Join Date: Jul 2007 Posts: 328 OS: windows 7 hi guys i have a lot of problems check over here Tested it numerous times, and found out it was a defective 500 GB hard drive that I had just installed.

My IE 7 and Vista are freezing up after 3-6 hours of use, and I'm getting error messages saying I don't have permission to use normal applications...and nothing will open for MY system has been formatted 3 time in 1 weeek because of this issue. Not only it's slow. I restarted the computer and it seemed normal.

The most recent error, today (5/1/09) was "0x0000000a (0x0000000000000880, 0x000000000000000c, 0x0000000000000001, 0xfffff80001e7c989)."After the issue in March, I went for weeks without being able to do Vista updates. On the left-hand side of the window you will see an option entitled 'Disk Management', click on it. The good thing is that, unless the disk has physically failed, all your data is still there, and just needs a working PC to read it. The time now is 12:23 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of