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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by bgood, Apr 17, 2004.

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  1. bgood

    bgood Thread Starter

    Dec 6, 2003
    everytime i start my computer it either restarts automatically or freezes during startup. and a couple times it actually makes it all the way through but then will freeze or restart when i try to do anything. if you can help me id really appreciate it. thanks
  2. crjdriver

    crjdriver Moderator

    Jan 2, 2001
    Have you tried to start in safe mode? Hit the F8 key after the post / memory check. It will bring up a menu; choose safe mode. Does it restart in safe mode? If it does, you most likely have a hardware problem. If it runs in safe mode, then you have a software / tsr / driver issue.

    Have you installed anything lately either hardware, software, or windows update service pack?
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