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Black window at control, alt, del login window

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by JXZ, Apr 12, 2004.

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  1. JXZ

    JXZ Thread Starter

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    Hello,

    I have a Dell laptop with W2K installed. It was working fine until one day when I booted it up it gave a black screen at the windows login. I was able to see windows 2000 professional screen during the boot up process. I have tried boot to safe mode, last known good configuration, connect the laptop to a monitor, got the same problem. If I use control, alt, del and put in my password, I can hear windows 2000 starts. Of course, I cannot see anything on the screen.

    Can anyone give me an idea how to fix this please?

    Thank you!
     
  2. Mr. PC Doc

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    Hmm, sounds weird. Do you have important data on your HD? Can you back it up? If so, back it up. Pop in the CD and do a repair installation (if it lets you). This should help. You may also want to try a fresh installation. How much memory do you have? It could be that you don't have enough to run Windows.
     
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