no error message Have tried checkdisk repair runs but no help, have restored to last week settings, no help. What do I do? I donn,t have a windows CD rom what should I do please help me. Report dough23- Nov 19, 2009 at 07:25 PM Turns out I fried my Hard drive. this contact form
by Edward ODaniel / December 9, 2010 5:25 AM PST In reply to: well, ah...thanks doesn't work (it should unless your Windows Directory is WINNT or you have it installed on Updating the driver doesn't seem to help because it asks for a CD that I don't have. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. As it deteriorated with time, I can only imagine that the rather ancient hard drive was heating up and was less able to find the neccessary boot files.
If added device causes lockup, you know what caused it. Do you have Service Pack 2 installed? Keep in the sunlight.Hide not your talents.
In Safe Mode - Run msconfig and select the "Services" tab. Have any copy of XP Pro handy. Register now! Windows Xp Safe Mode Not Working Ask a question and give support.
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Please understand we are all volunteers and we are not here all the time. Chkdsk You want to isolate the problem to a specific startup if possible. Hmm...lets see. If I allow it to boot to 'Windows' (the first selection) the screen flips to the choose options to boot 'Safe Modes' screen with the 'Start Windows Normally' highlighted.
Dec 4, 2012 #5 Jay Pfoutz Malware Helper Posts: 4,282 +49 Actually, we're a lot faster than Bleeping Computer. But not to worry, can you check the msconfig screen if it has a boot tab. Always Starts In Safe Mode What's a sundial in the shade?~ Benjamin Franklin I am a Bleeping Computer fan! Windows Xp Won't Start Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Virus and Malware Removal Today's Posts Windows XP Home SP3 won't boot, only boots in safemode Bydarkmark · 14 replies Dec 3, 2012 When I
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xp only boots in safe mode Started by davek62 , May 12 2011 09:22 AM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply #1 davek62 Posted 12 Note: you can expect this to read PIO mode when viewing in Safe Mode. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - screen freezes by GranPaSmurf / December 9, 2010 11:46 PM PST In reply to: OK, tell me EXACTLY . . . http://comvurgent.com/safe-mode/black-screen-in-normal-mode-only-safe-mode-works.html Third way - get back into windows and type msconfig in the start/run option and see if you can identify any baddies that might be starting up there.
Very Important: Temporarily disable your anti-virus, script blocking and any anti-malware real-time protection before performing a scan. Safe mode was OK. I think you have a problem that is bigger than can be handled thru a forum.
and no matter which option on safe mode I use... I shutted down the computer yesterday, today when I started it it will run till the windows boot screen, when the bar reaches the end the screen will stay black and original What happens when you try to start in normal mode? Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion XP Pro will only start in Safe
on my laptop (Windows XP) I added printer via workgroup. This worked like charm and kept all my documents intact. Helpful +13 Report noworryz 2Posts Wednesday October 3, 2012Registration date October 3, 2012 Last seen Oct 3, 2012 at 08:46 PM in f10 or f11 theres a option that says AC http://comvurgent.com/safe-mode/windows-xp-safe-mode-key.html The problem turned out to be a corrupt display driver.
Username or email: I've forgotten my password Forum Password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Community Forum Check the device manager and check if the video drivers are corectly installed.You might be surprised whe I ask you the second question. But upon investigating I discovered that it is probably a bad update from Microsoft dose your comp also says press escape to not load stpd.sys. The only change I made, troubleshooting, was to extend the timeout to 60 sec, in case it just needed more time to initialize.
http://www.michaelstevenstech.com/XPrepairinstall.htm 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Reponse To Answer by glyndxis · 5 years ago In reply to Try this out..... Now restart, let it boot normally and tell me how it went. If you can not access the drive in the computer at all it means the drive is more than likely no longer functioning. As you can see, you've gotten no help from there.
If you don't understand my instructions please ask and I will try to explain them clearer for you. Another possibility to try is, in the System Configuration utility, selecting Services - Hide all Microsoft Services, then disable all that are remaining. backup file any help is deeply appreciated. Click here to Register a free account now!
WARNING: Combofix will disconnect your machine from the Internet as soon as it starts Please do not attempt to re-connect your machine back to the Internet until ComboFix has completely finished. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Advertisement Bond679 Thread Starter Joined: May 15, 2006 Messages: 20 Sometimes XP gets to the windows splash screen, goes grey and hangs up... Thanks and Regards,Sujith Back to top #6 Louistar Louistar Topic Starter Members 9 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:10 AM Posted 31 August 2010 - 12:16 PM Hi, Rotring. Some viruses do this.
There is another option to restore to factory settings and I had intended to go all the way to original factory settings, if option B had not worked.