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    Windows XP question

    Okay so my personal computer at my house....
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    Goes to the start up methods fine then when it gets to the Windows XP is starting up, it won't go past that stage, i left it go a whole day in that stage, nothing. Still doing it.
    What the hell is wrong with it? Virus? or time for an upgrade.



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    Re: Windows XP question

    See if it boots into safe mode. Hit F8 before the windows screen on boot.



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    Re: Windows XP question

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    See if it boots into safe mode. Hit F8 before the windows screen on boot.
    Tried this too. Same thing..



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    Re: Windows XP question

    Could be a piece of hardware. Remove your keyboard and try, then try without a mouse, etc for each peripheral you have. Keyboards can be a real stickler sometimes.



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    Re: Windows XP question

    Is there hard drive activity or is the hard drive light just solid? Can you hear it spinning in the machine?

    Did you do any updates recently?


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    Re: Windows XP question

    Did you try last known good setting?



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    Re: Windows XP question

    Quote Originally Posted by TykeClone View Post
    Is there hard drive activity or is the hard drive light just solid? Can you hear it spinning in the machine?

    Did you do any updates recently?
    No there is no hardware activity, the light is just solid... and yes the fan is spinning but when i get the page where it asks it did not shut down properly i go to last know settings that worked... same problem.
    Yes i updated it all virus etc etc.



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