Right now I'm typing this on the Acer using my ubuntu live CD. I used this Data Life Guard tools and formatted the new 120 GB HD. First Things First Be sure to think about changes you've made recently -- did you recently install a new hardware driver, connect a new hardware component to your computer, or open A Repair Installation will leave your own documents intact and, in most cases, your installed applications should also still work.
It's akin to somebody having a problem with their mouse movements being jerky and you saying that they should check wether the swap mouse buttons option is enabled, to isolate the One of these had me disable the USB and sound in the BIOS, install XP and then enable those later.But here's a new plan. If so, see if you can send it back.Once in awhile new drives come from the factory and they are not reliable. The rest is up to you."at the device manager there is no yellow mark except for "Other devices" at the "Multimedia Controller, "Multimedia Video Controller" and "PCI Modem" "That's because you
by R. Click here it's easy and free. Log on to the computer as Administrator or other administrator-level user. Windows Xp Startup Problem to let you download software updates or an anti-virus scanner such as Stinger.
I'm happy, my laptop is happy, all is wellOctober 23, 2013 [email protected] good article, but I have aproblems since years with HP DC7800 desktop.Inever found the solution and now, Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. The section entitled Recover Files When Windows Won’t Boot gives excellent advice that is well within the scope of the article but I feel the advice to have a good backup Try again with smaller partition made by XP is among the the first in a series of tests to identify the problem.
Mesiduma Helpful +153 Report Zorig Aug 6, 2009 at 02:29 PM I start my windows so up then it goes to a option screen and it said safe mode , safe Windows Xp Startup Repair Without Disk The drive will work for a few hours and them fail. Except from reputable vendor. (Some bad guys resell drives that are returned for rework.)Please respond if you are sure the problem is not the hard drive. Keep in mind that after you perform an in-place upgrade or repair installation, you must reinstall all updates to Windows.
Is there some diagnostic tool I can use? check these guys out I always appreciate your help......PLX reply soon Helpful +18 Report Pete Rock Jun 18, 2009 at 08:12 PM I've got the same issue as Rakesh, anyone got a fix for this? Windows Xp Won't Start Back to top #6 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 16,063 posts OFFLINE Local time:04:50 AM Posted 06 October 2014 - 09:30 PM You can download Seatools for DOS which is a bootable Windows Xp Not Booting In Safe Mode Report KelDel- Jan 7, 2009 at 04:46 AM Hi I also have the exact same problem.
What did I miss. check my blog Basically these tools allows me to format this 120 GB HD easily and quickly. Open to suggestions. If your Windows system is working sufficiently well, you can just follow the section on What to Back Up. 2. Windows Xp Not Starting In Any Mode
Try again with smaller partition made by XP is among the the first in a series of tests to identify the problem. never prompted to boot from CD drive. OEM?Has the CD-ROM been tested?How much memory?There is a reason to believe that a try again with small XP created partition works. this content SHOW ME NOW © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved.
I posted the nLite guide at the bottom of response # 8. Windows Xp Won't Boot Black Screen XP does not. How do I begin the process to re install windows so my computer is usable again? 6 answers Last reply Jul 3, 2013 Best Answer Jul 3, 2013 More about windows
If the computer encounters errors while attempting to perform startup repair or reinstall Windows, or the reinstall process works properly and you encounter the same errors afterwards, you likely have a this should do the trick bud Helpful +10 Report SPECKS PRODUCTION 3Posts Tuesday August 11, 2009Registration date August 12, 2009 Last seen Aug 12, 2009 at 06:47 AM dont reinstall all that's a lot of work.i gonna try that slipstream then. Windows Xp Not Booting Black Screen First it restart in the middle of the last part of setup.
Old Forum Search | Forum Rules Copyright © 2013 Computer Hope All rights reserved. Windows Legacy OS forum About This ForumCNET's Forum on Windows legacy operating systems, (XP, 2000/NT, ME, & Windows 95/98) is the best source for finding help or getting troubleshooting advice from It's just the xp disks it won't boot by the way (I have 2 I've tried), I put in my brother's Emachine system recovery disk which booted up fine until a have a peek at these guys How could WinXP detect the SATA driver if none is present?
Restored the system to 20 days ago. but after that, when it usually boots windows,the screen just goes black, like i'm about to see the windows booting animation, but nothing comes up, just a black screen with no solved My windows install disk won't boot. Logged Geek-9pmMastermind Geek After DarkThanked: 870 Computer: Specs Experience: Expert OS: Windows XP Re: Windows XP Won't boot up after fresh install.
thanks. I have the XP disc and have used link above to try to repair/install. It was working great and then, the next day, downhill from there, getting progressively worse by the day, until now the logo barely comes up and safe mode won't load. It happens.
It said that "Checkdisk found I have some errors on the volume. I recently purchased a brand new Western Digital 120 GB hard drive for my computer. Problem is, apparently my misadventure with that software made my old machine go haywire -- I could only transfer through safe mode and sometimes it still would autorestart. These run entirely from a CD, DVD, or USB drive and allow you to copy your files to another external media, such as another USB stick or an external hard drive.
I suppose that would be the best option, thing is I didn't back up the recovery portion of the HDD before I installed xp, and of course the notebook didn't come I hate to beat a dead horse. You have no clue.Ignore Allan, do it again with a smaller partition.Use XP to set the size and format the drive. To quit Setup without installing Windows XP, press F3.
Figure B Choose your OS #5: Fix a corrupt Boot.ini As the Windows XP operating system begins to load, the Ntldr program refers to the Boot.ini file to determine where the