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Laptop will only boot in safe mode

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  1. JamezT

    JamezT Thread Starter

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    I can only boot my laptop in safe mode, (Dell Lattitude D531) use Vista Business. I can boot in WINDOWS DIRECTORY SERVICES RESTORE MODE, but that hasn't fixed the issue. Any help would be welcome.

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
    OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Business, 32 bit
    Processor: AMD Turion(tm) 64 X2 Mobile Technology TL-56, x64 Family 15 Model 104 Stepping 2
    Processor Count: 2
    RAM: 1917 Mb
    Graphics Card: ATI Radeon X1270, 160 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 476937 MB, Free - 199109 MB;
    Motherboard: Dell Inc.,
    Antivirus: ESET Smart Security 5.2, Updated: Yes, On-Demand Scanner: Enabled
     
  2. dai

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    do you see any error message

    run dell diagnostics

    try a windows restore point to when all was working ok
     
  3. JamezT

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    no error message
    unable to run diagnostics
    tried windows restore point but that didn't work
     
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