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Solved: Booting problems ... HELP !!

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by birdog2, Feb 5, 2005.

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  1. birdog2

    birdog2 Thread Starter

    Nov 26, 2001
    Hi guys, During the last few weeks, when I reboot my PC it has a tendency to
    hang up just as the " WELCOME " window is displayed, and refuses to load any
    further. To overcome this, I have to hit the small button next to the main
    power switch and it then boots properly but most times displays the window
    stating that it has detected a problem with one of my discs and must run disc
    checker, which I allow, but it never seems to find any problems to my knowledge. I am running Windows XP Home and using Mozilla Firefox as my
    brouser . Any help to solve this problem would be a great help, thanks.
    birdog2 :confused:
  2. etaf

    etaf Moderator

    Oct 2, 2003
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    is the PC shutting down OK
    whats the operating system
    as it boots hit F8 a few times and then boot into safe mode
    if that works maybe able to see the problem from there
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