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Spontaneous Restart

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by mnemonix, Jan 13, 2003.

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  1. mnemonix

    mnemonix Thread Starter

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    please delete
     
  2. dvk01

    dvk01 Moderator Malware Specialist

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    Try advice below. Won't cure scanner probs but should prevent restarts.

    When you are running Windows XP, you may have noticed that every so often (rarely) that Windows reboots without you asking it to. This tends to be caused by a Blue Screen error. If you want to see what this error is, you will have to check the error log list because Windows reboots too quickly for you to read what happened. Well with this tip you can disable the Auto-Reboot so you can finally read, and see the blue screen error.

    Go to Start -> Control Panel -> System
    Go to Advanced
    Under the Startup and Recovery section, click Settings...
    Under System Failure un-check "Automatically restart"


    Derek
     
  3. mnemonix

    mnemonix Thread Starter

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    it doesnt restart, but brings up the blue screen, there is no way to get back to desktop, only can restart
     
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