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Jan 6 - Operating System not loading!!! Need Help


 Jan 6 - Operating System not loading!!! Need Help
22 topic by unfadable_7 - 01-06-2006, 07:41 PM - Boxden > Tech Questions and Answers


I need help trying to figure out why my computer is not loading the operating system. I can only access it though safe mode w/networking. I've restored to an earlier time and nothing. Basically What it does is it shows the windows xp like normal, then the screen just turns blck, and after like 3 minutes it restarts itself. It also gave me a warning saying that it was having trouble loading windows due to some hardware/software changes. but i don't know what.
Appreciate the help.


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16 comments for "Jan 6 - Operating System not loading!!! Need Help"


 01-06-2006, 08:08 PMaway - #2
Golden Nugget 

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have you lately installed some new hardware/drivers?
they could namely cause such a boot interruption....
 01-07-2006, 12:18 AMaway - #3
unfadable_7 

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not that i know of. so what should i do in this case?
 01-07-2006, 12:24 AMaway - #4
regularjoe 26 heat pts26

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sounds like you should just re-install windows and start from square one.
 01-07-2006, 01:05 AM - #5
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best to reinstall windows and start from scratch with a problem like this.

If i had hands on access to the PC i could probably get it workin but the possibilities are endless
 01-07-2006, 01:59 AMaway - #6
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well u could always try the repair option from the XP cd and use the chkdsk and all those other commands , i forgot exactly what they were .. maybe they might fix it.. otherwise like everyone else said reinstall .. just try to copy all files from windows directory, my doc directory to some other place if u can... because those will we lost on reinstall (experience)
 01-07-2006, 08:59 AMaway - #7
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there are A LOT of things that could be the problem here...to really help we'd need more specific information
 01-07-2006, 06:13 PMaway - #8
BigBoi0105 

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is there anything in your cd-rom drive
 01-07-2006, 06:35 PMaway - #9
AlLsEEing EyE 

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i had a problem similar 2 this
it turned out that there was a electric surge into my computer and it fu#ked up my hd, u might have 2 replace that hd
 01-09-2006, 02:02 AMaway - #10
unfadable_7 

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thnx to all of you for the info. after hours of intense research, and headaches i learned that it was a few of my drivers that were giving me these errors... once again thnx for the info.
 01-09-2006, 02:27 AMaway - #11
Ridah662 

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Originally Posted by unfadable_7
I need help trying to figure out why my computer is not loading the operating system. I can only access it though safe mode w/networking. I've restored to an earlier time and nothing. Basically What it does is it shows the windows xp like normal, then the screen just turns blck, and after like 3 minutes it restarts itself. It also gave me a warning saying that it was having trouble loading windows due to some hardware/software changes. but i don't know what.
Appreciate the help.
Have you installed any new hardware??? What was the last software you put on yoru computer???
 01-10-2006, 09:49 PMaway - #12
unfadable_7 

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i didn't but i did remove my video card. that's why it was odd to me. then after that my comp. started acting weird.
 01-11-2006, 11:12 AMaway - #13
yousoft 

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k never do a restore point with windows it is never accurate, and it sucks and from what i seen from customers bringing me there computer it does not work, if you comp is accessible in safe mode i recommend backing up what u want in safe mode and then reload the operating system again
 01-11-2006, 01:34 PMaway - #14
unfadable_7 

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aite thnx for the info... will keep that in mind in the future.. i have another question... i have another computer it's a crappy one. i just want to beef up the memory: it has 3 pc 100 slots and so far i have 3 64 mb cards, i have a 128 but everytime i put it in the comp makes noises and doesn't load and if i put it in another slot; it won't boot up. can n e one help me. it also has 550 mhz. lol....
 01-12-2006, 12:28 AMaway - #15
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Originally Posted by unfadable_7
aite thnx for the info... will keep that in mind in the future.. i have another question... i have another computer it's a crappy one. i just want to beef up the memory: it has 3 pc 100 slots and so far i have 3 64 mb cards, i have a 128 but everytime i put it in the comp makes noises and doesn't load and if i put it in another slot; it won't boot up. can n e one help me. it also has 550 mhz. lol....
Save your money and buy a new computer.

If you decide upgrade the memory anyway, check in the owners manual to find out how much RAM your computer supports.

But seriously, you could get a computer twice as good for $200-300.
 01-12-2006, 12:38 AMaway - #16
Ridah662 

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Originally Posted by jordan21
Save your money and buy a new computer.

If you decide upgrade the memory anyway, check in the owners manual to find out how much RAM your computer supports.

But seriously, you could get a computer twice as good for $200-300.


True story.
 01-13-2006, 01:03 PMaway - #17
unfadable_7 

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Originally Posted by jordan21
Save your money and buy a new computer.

If you decide upgrade the memory anyway, check in the owners manual to find out how much RAM your computer supports.

But seriously, you could get a computer twice as good for $200-300.
aite cool.. yeah i was just wondering cuz my cousin gave me a few 128 mb stix.... yeah i was just wanted to use this comp for my little bro.. since i got's my own. thnx for da info.
 
 


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