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Windows may boot normally for a few days, then one day it stops after the HP logo, black screen with the white _ cursor at the top left. Did a complete restore due to computer not responding at all. Thanks Nik Report satansagent- Oct 7, 2009 at 08:57 PM Hey, I have a compaq presario F700 and when I turn on the computer I DO NOT hear the hardrive or BEFORE BEGGINING PROCESS MAKE SURE YOU CAN LOCATE YOUR DRIVERS DISK! 1.

Any suggestions would be great! Option #4: Refresh Windows 10 from within Windows 10 If you can still boot into Windows 10, you can also issue a Windows 10 Refresh. Report tool› aCarpeDiem - Jan 2, 2010 at 07:52 AM Hi completely infected with virus. It keeps going in and out in hibernation or sleep mode [I guess], every 20 to 30 seconds.

I restarted it. Reply Tre' says: May 24, 2009 at 8:33 am Dakiddddd & Jon, the ctrl+alt delete,start task manager, new task, type, explorer.exe and voila, worked liked a champ. So beware! Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  or Post new question Post new question Question Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this

I tried pressing the F8 button but the laptop just keeps making this beeping noise ! I connect s-video cable from laptop to my TV and I can see my desktop on the TV screen. Helpful +2 Report Sarca Jul 29, 2009 at 09:39 AM Using a Vista installation disk, (this works with XP or Vista) insert the disk. Proceed through the screens until you get to the part where it says "Install Now"; on that same screen there will be an option to "Repair your computer"; click that link.

i have tried last good configuration, restore, repair, either with the built-in recovery (by pressing F8) or by a bootable recovery disk. Reply Dave says: November 28, 2008 at 10:42 am Thanks partner! Filed under: Windows Tips | Tags: install media,download,boot,image,repair,backup,programs,reset,refresh,pc,restore,windows 10,recovery,usbRate this article: Select ratingGive 7 Ways to Repair or 'Factory Reset' Windows 10 1/5Give 7 Ways to Repair or 'Factory Reset' Windows Press the Minus (-) key until the CD-ROM is listed in its original location.

It just reboots then hangs, then restart by itself, then hangs, then reboots. About the author: Dennis Faas is the owner and operator of Infopackets.com. It works!! Reply Terri Panchaud says: January 20, 2010 at 10:33 pm Thank you for this tip!!!! :):D (SMOOOCH) Luv you bunches T.

I had tried to restore once and it takes 3-4 hrs to complete every installation. NEVER ASK VISTA TO REPAIR IT FOR $200-400 because it might not work after wards lol ask them if you van get it repaired for free if you got hp laptop Note that I have a month or so old restore point (though I'd rather not go down that path as I have much generated data since then), and believe the Recovery nothing.

I'm not sure if there is a difference between the builds or not, but if they said it should work, then it should. Buy an upgrade to Windows 7 instead. :) Reply Dave says: September 27, 2012 at 12:43 pm lol…unfortunately, a Wind 7 upgrade requires that you are able to get to your View solution in context 0 0 CherylG Provost Posts: 33,643 Member Since: ‎11-12-2008 Message 2 of 37 (342,463 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: F11 HP recovery doesn't boot into recovery partition I would be most appreciative if you can remember how you solved it!- Donna :-) 0 0 Everyone's Tags: 5CB1060MYSXR826UA View All (2) sinopak1967 Honor Student Posts: 3 Member Since: ‎06-26-2010

Reply Sway says: December 31, 2009 at 6:33 am I have the basically the same problem. I have a a1517x, with a build ID of 63NAemMPA3. After I log into my user account, the ‘welcome' screen appears and stays there for awhile until the black screen comes on with the ‘Document' folder open. The message was not "New hardware found," but rather: "The USB hardware has malfunctioned…." Turns out the drivers for USB to storage devices, thumbdrives and external drives IS NOT INCLUDED!

The cursor could move around, but nothing else (i.e. I need as much info as possible if this dosn't work. Thank you Reply Brent Trahan says: December 9, 2009 at 1:19 pm Try booting your computer in Safe Mode.

In this scenario, Windows 10 performs a 'factory reset' where the hard drive is formatted and Windows 10 is installed fresh.

Report aCarpeDiem- Jul 21, 2009 at 05:22 PM The black screen happened to me, and I followed you directions and it worked until when I tried to login it said that Of late I've been hearing horror stories about the mess it can sometimes cause. Remember best practices, and go to MS every month to get those updates. Is this just something I'll have to put up with?

I'm not sure if I should try this or not.. C:\Users\darix35\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\updater.exe (Rootkit.TDSS) -> Quarantined and deleted C:\Users\darix35\AppData\Local\Temp\2491.tmp (Spyware.Zbot) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully. In my case it was D: From within Windows, click on Start, then click on Run… In the Run box, I typed d:\minint\system32\start.exe /run Viola! How do I get the startup to show again?

If you did an upgrade instead of a clean install, you will not be able to get the pre-installed software (if there was any) unless you have that partition sitting there. What can I do about this? Reply Roz says: April 25, 2011 at 1:59 pm This didn't work for me. =( In fact, nothing here has worked for me. After selecting that option, the laptop was good to go.

I appreciate this. What I did to get it working in the end was to keep pressing Ctl+Alt+Del over and over while the windows bar was loading and through into the black screen. You can download the recovery and boot CD image here. However, I am smart, in fact, in my earlier life I visited most HP facilities selling them the equipment to make their chips!

I'm glad I wrote down the folloing command some time back. %HP_RECOVERY%\minint\system32\start.exe /run where %HP_RECOVERY% is the logical drive that contains the recovery partition. i had it that when i logged into windows 7 the screen went blank and just showed a explorer window at my documents..and i had to cntrl alt del…end process of This will essentially install Windows 10 over top of itself, allowing you to keep all your installed programs, settings, and files. I got all frantic when I saw my laptop not work, but thanks to you it is!

You might want to continue this on our tech forums, where other techs hang out. Thing is, the mate has a lot of business files and software on the damn machine or I'd just reformat. Visit Malwarebytes.org and download their free software. Report bob- Jul 22, 2009 at 10:05 PM i had this problem earlier too....immediately it starts up press f10 and format the whole pc it worked 4 me Report hotcom- Sep

I think the HP recovery program is not useful. if you don't have SP2 installed then you could try uninstalling SP1 to get it booting again. My laptop is Dell Inspiron 1525. before or after logging in?

I'm gonna have to buy a caddie and see what's up in another computer. Microsoft: Windows 10 Will Be The Last Version Does Windows 10 require the CPU to support PAE?