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Black screen of death

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Tosh1968, Jun 21, 2009.

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  1. Tosh1968

    Tosh1968 Thread Starter

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    Hi AAAAAAAAAArgh running windows xp professional, on boot up pc seems to load ok right upto logo screen , no strange beeps or noises but the screen turns black , can still see the arrow cursor and can move it but cannot see anything else on screen . Tried F8 works ok to get safe mode screen up can move up and down the headings with arrow keys to select any heading , tried various but the same happens just a black screen . tried loading recovery cd that came with the Mesh Matrix PC nothing happens . The actuall pc sounds fine but its about to go through the window can any body guide me through this , PLEASE . Martin
     
  2. commonguy

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    Just a thought but, canu get into bios and check the vid to see if is being regonized at all or if thier are additional setting, kinda sound like my issue
    refer to my post!
     
  3. Tosh1968

    Tosh1968 Thread Starter

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    Thanks for response how would i go about getting into bios , any ideas i havnt got a clue
     
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    Thanks for response how would i go about getting into bios , havnt got a clue
     
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