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Can only run in safe mode after latest Win7 updates

Q: Can only run in safe mode after latest Win7 updates

Acer 5252 - auto-processed Win7 Home Prem (64 bit) updates. System started running slowly - figured it was from some large games so deleted them and defragged - system progressively worse - no viruses detected. Started getting error when trying to CtrlAltDel to get to task mgr to see what processes were running - error was "The logon process was unable to display security and logon option...". Reboot brings up Windows with no errors but takes 5-10 min for anything to start, and then hangs again. Can only shut down with power button. Starting in Safe Mode (w/ or w/o Networking) works but restore points are missing, so can't revert (I had plenty of room so not sure why the old points were deleted).

Dragged out my old Acer 6530 - Win7 Home Prem (32 bit) - haven't used it since around Jan so it was several updates behind. Worked fine until Windows updates applied - then same behavior as the first laptop. Was able to revert back to prior Windows and problems were gone.

I've seen other people complain about the CtrlAltDel issue in the past, but not sure why it's hitting me now, especially on both 32 bit and 64 bit. I couldn't say definitively that was the only change on the 5252, but it was the Win update was the only thing changed on the 6530 last night.

I know there are security updates I need to put on, but I also need an operational laptop! Any ideas? I can't d/l any utilities on the problem laptop. I can run TSG SysInfo if you want on the 6530 but it's not exhibiting the problem after the rollback, so not sure if it will give any useful info. Thanks.

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Preferred Solution: Can only run in safe mode after latest Win7 updates

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

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Hello

I have a:

Intel core i5 750
Gigabyte GA-P55A-UD4 MB

My OS is Windows 7 Professional 32 bit

Following the latest batch of 9 updates I have developed a BSOD issue on startup.

I can restore the system and then it runs fine, however as soon as I apply the new updates the BSOD returns.

I thought it may have been a conflict with my anti-virus software - AVIRA - so I tried unistalling it, however, windows decided to apply the new updates during this reboot, triggering another BSOD and then restoring a damaged installation of the antivirus software.

I have updates set to download but not update without my authorization, however, windows is applying them again after each restore and I do not know how to stop them. Currently my system will BSOD, then I restore it to a working state and the next time I shut-down windows applies the updates and the whole process repeats.

I have included the minidump logs and the performance test as a zip file.

thanks for any help

A:Blue Screen on start-up following latest Win7 updates

Issues with the ADFS service listed in PERFMON. Uninstall Adobe products and reinstall the latest available version

You have 73 updates installed, my copy of Win7 x64 has 87 updates.
Disconnect from the internet, then use System Restore to reset the system.
Then rechange the Windows Update settings so that it won't install unless it asks you first.
Then set a new System Restore point.
Keep in mind that you're gonna have to go get these missing updates later on.

Uninstall the ATI Catalyst Control Center (older versions may have BSOD issues). If you must have this program, then download the latest version AFTER uninstalling the current one.

Update your USB 3.0 drivers - older one's have had BSOD issues. But none have been seen for several months - so we presume that an update has fixed the problems.

The BSOD points to your Avira Antivirus as the cause. Please do the following:





Quote:
Anti-Virus Removal:
Please do the following:
- download a free antivirus for testing purposes: Free AntiVirus
- uninstall the Avira from your system (you can reinstall it, if so desired, when we're done troubleshooting)
- remove any remnants of Avira using this free tool: Knowledgebase for Home
- IMMEDIATELY install and update the free antivirus
- check to see if this fixes the BSOD's


ATI video drivers are also present in the stack text - so I'd suggest uninstalling ALL ATI stuff from your system. Then download the DRIVERS ONLY (in the individual download t... Read more

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hey all, new to the site...so far, i cannot find a straight answer....i recently downloaded and installed the latest updates. everything went smooth, however, my sleep mode is now non functional. if i close the lid, it doesnt sleep and goes right to the log on screen, same if i go through the start menu. the weirder part is that, on the log on screen, there is usually that red button on the bottom right that give you the option of shutting down etc...that button has also now dissapeared. HOWEVER, BOTH the button and sleep mode are there and functional BRIEFLY after the computer is turned on from being in a shut down state. after i log on and use the computer for a while, thats it, they are both gone again....a system restore just makes my machine worse, byt screwing around with my security suite. ive tried numerous times...what can i do to get my sleep mode back up and working without doing a system restore? is it possible that the sleep mode and button will restore themselves with future updates? helppppp!

A:Latest Updates = sleep mode GONE! HELP!

Hello SIcivic07,

Check your laptop manufacturer`s website for the latest device drivers to enable some of the disabled features, unfortunatly the thing with laptops is without the specific OEM driver you might not be able to use sleep/suspend.

dmex

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Hi all,
my computer has become slow and is badly in need of a fresh install, i have a genuine OEM version of win7 and to save the number of updates i will need to do after the initial install, can i download a latest version that will still be compatible with my serial number.

is this possible

just asking....thanks

A:Can i download latest version of Win7, to reduce the number of updates

You can download SP1, but all updates after that must be downloaded.
After it is installed, you will have to use a valid key number.
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/downl...rvicepack.aspx

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Hello, the computer I am concerned with is running Windows 7 with IE8, Microsoft Security Essentials and Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. I am currently in Safe Mode with Networking without issue.

The owner of the computer says that something happened earlier today while he was online that sounds like some false antivirus popup, but he's unsure. Here are the symptoms in normal mode. Every application, from moving through them to opening and closing them, runs exceptionally slow - one to three minutes to open, at least a minute to open internet pages. I noticed that, when in IE, as the pages are loading the IE page disappears and reappears. I am not very familiar with Windows 7 so I don't know if it is related. The computer seems to be getting slower as the day goes on. CPU usage is very high.

So far, I have disabled many startup items that were unnecessary. I ran CCleaner and cleaned up. MBAM was run in both normal and safe mode, full scans, and found nothing. This is also posted in Viruses and Malware, but I'm unsure where it should live.

If you can help, thanks!! I have to work on the Win7 computer from LogMeIn, and may have to get around in safe mode there.

A:Win7 runs extremely slow in normal mode, but nicely in safe mode

I suggest you wait for a response from the malware specialists before looking elsewhere.

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Hi,

About two months ago my HP Pavilion 6654y Win7, 8GB, etc.,
started running extremely slowly in Normal Mode. It takes several minutes to respond to mouse clicks, etc.
Basically, it just hangs. But it runs "ok" for a minute or two while still rebooting.

In Safe mode it runs just fine.
I've tried everything I can think of to narrow down the problem, to no avail,
including numerous scans such as AVG, Malwarebytes, Trend Micro Housecall.
Installed UnHackMe to check for rootkits. Even got Reimage and ran it several times.

I've used CCleaner to clean things up, and also to clear out Startup programs
and disable most scheduled tasks, as follows,
(though it is confusing to me since I still see some of the process when started up in Normal Mode):

Yes HKLM:Run StartCCC Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. "C:\Program Files (x86)\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\Core-Static\CLIStart.exe" MSRun
Yes HKLM:Run KillProcess Orange Lamp Software Solutions "C:\Program Files (x86)\KillProcess\KillProcess.exe"
Yes HKCU:Run HydraVisionDesktopManager AMD "C:\Program Files (x86)\ATI Technologies\HydraVision\HydraDM.exe"
No Startup User Stickies.lnk Zhorn Software C:\PROGRA~2\Stickies\stickies.exe
No Startup User OpenOffice.org 3.3.lnk C:\PROGRA~2\OPENOF~1.ORG\program\QUICKS~1.EXE
No Startup User 1-Click Answers.lnk Answers Corporation C:\PROGRA~2\1-CLI... Read more

A:Win7 fine in Safe Mode, extremely slow responses in Normal Mode.

Please run Minitoolbox and include the List Installed Programs. Check HP desktop if it comes with a diagnostic test within windows or BIOS utility for memory sticks and hard drive and try running the complete test. Please post back if there are no such features as they would be provided. Try also doing some house cleaning for some dust and bunnies to make sure thermal events is not contributing to the problem.

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Win 7 Normal Mode won't start, will go past Starting up Screen and just hit a Black screen and will hit a Crash Dump (blue error screen)..... I can boot into safe mode fine and I have fun CHKSDK and after a reboot it fixed a few problems but I hit the same Crash Dump Screen. I have also made sure my whole pc is all clean and connected, no corroding parts etc etc, made sure my pci-e slot is default etc etc, no luck at all...

Its a new installation and worked fine last night and early this morning after separate boots. But as soon as I booted this afternoon it wouldn't load and would hit the blue error crash dump screen....

So any suggestions?

Just last night My main HDD died also which is why I had to use my secondary HDD as my main....

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A:Win7 Normal Mode wont boot, Safe Mode works though... Help?

1) When you "ran checkdisk" dis you run it with the "/r" switch? If not, please run chkdsk /r now.2) Download BlueScreenView:http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/blue_screen_view.htmlunzip downloaded file and double click on BlueScreenView.exe to run the program.when scanning is done, go to EDIT - Select AllGo to FILE - SAVE Selected Items, and save the report as BSOD.txtOpen BSOD.txt in Notepad, copy all of the content, and paste it into your next reply

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Lenovo Laptop

Windows starts normally, but after login displays a black screen with only cursor showing. Mouse is okay, ctrl-alt-del opens a window and task manager works okay.

Safe mode with networking works normally.

Restored from to a restore point prior to an install of "proformax Cleaner", no change to behavior.

Used task manager to take note of services running in safe mode.

Restarted in normal mode and used task manager to stop all services not running in Safe Mode.
Stopping the "Group Policy Client" caused the desktop to reappear. However on restart in Normal mode the "Group Policy Client" had the service's stop etc choices greyed out.

Running MSconfig to eliminate all startup programs and most services, the "Group Policy Client" choice rechecks the box when "Apply" is clicked.

My guess is that a virus changed a registry entry to prevent the desktop from being displayed. Any suggestions as to how to proceed would certainly be appreciated at this point.

A:Win7 Prof no desktop or icons in normal mode; safe mode okay

Hello WWilliam50 and welcome to Seven Forums.

Have you run a full scan with your installed anti-virus of choice? Even if you AV comes back "no malware found" it wouldn't hurt to run some additional free on-demand scanners. (No AV product is 100% effective 100% of the time.) Some of the free software recommended by Forum members include: Malwarebytes; SuperAntispyware; and ESET Online Scanner.



   Warning
Make sure you don't install unwanted/unneeded crapware. Some sites are now bundling extra "stuff" with the main product. Uncheck any boxes for things you don't want.
Once you've completed all scans, see if you can rebuild your icon cache.

Icon Cache - Rebuild

If still no joy see if you have any damaged or corrupt system files by running a System File Checker scan from an elevated command prompt (option two.)

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

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I can't install Win Updates. I tried getting into Safe Mode. I got the Menu, and selected Safe Mode with Networking, but I just get a blank screen. I have ERUNT, and went back 3 months, but that didn't help. Now, I have more updates that won't install.

I ran Malwarebytes and Superantivirus, and it didn't help.Please help.

A:Can't get Win updates or get into Safe Mode

With the information you have provided I believe you will need help from the malware removal team. I would like you to start a new thread and post a DDS log HERE and include a link to this thread. Please make sure that you read the information about getting started before you start your thread.It would be helpful if you post a note here once you have completed the steps in the guide and have started your topic in malware removal. Good luck and be patient. Help is on the way!

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I can't install Win Updates. I tried getting into Safe Mode. I got the Menu, and selected Safe Mode with Networking, but I just get a blank screen. I have ERUNT, and went back 3 months, but that didn't help. Now, I have more updates that won't install.

I ran Malwarebytes and Superantivirus, and it didn't help.Please help.
Per prep instructions, I ran DDS and Defogger, and made sure Win Firewall is up.

A:Can't get Win updates or get into Safe Mode

No need for follow-up or help with this issue. It's not a malware problem. I had corrupt and missing files causing my problem. I worked with the Microsoft support team, and they helped me find the problem. Unfortunately, we couldn't get all the missing files. So, they are going to help me upgrade to Win 7.

I must say that they are rapidly changing the image of Microsoft from being an unresponsive software company to a customer focused company. I have never gotten such great service from any vendor, and at no cost to me. These guys went the extra mile for me. They were very responsive and skillful. And they are a Microsoft overseas outsource team. Forget what you heard about outsourced teams. They speak better English than some of us in the USA...very skillful and a job well done. :-)

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Having frequent blue screens, getting the following message:

Blue screen: Local ID: 2057.
BCCode: 50
BCP1: FFFFF8A00ABE1000
BCP2: 0000000000000000
BCP3: FFFFF80002ACE713
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1
Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\030314-29780-01.dmp
C:\Users\user\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-55676-0.sysdata.xml

A:BSOD in win7 safe mode is Ok..

Hi..
I'm lost.. how can I move this post to the BSOD forum..
Thanks..

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Got a nice comp about a year ago off craigslist and havent had a single issue with it until now. I am not your typical "oh-you-mean-I-have-to-plug-it-in-to-work" end user, but neither am I an "expert".

Especially in this case I'm in way over my head; a few days ago I went to slave up a buddy's HD. The mistake here was that I had always worked with ATA, not SATA. Yes, I was a temporary idiot, and no, I don't remember WHAT I was thinking. Whatever was or wasn't going through my head, I hooked up the second drive to the second clip on the (belt?). Everything started as usual until the windows loading bar; after the bar, I got a black screen, and then the computer shut itself off. Uh-oh.

On attempt #2 to startup (and removing the second hard drive), before the loading bar, I get a prompt for "Windows startup repair" or "Start windows normally". Option #1 results in "windows is loading files" for about 10 seconds, then black screen, then computer shuts itself off again. Option #2 just results in windows loading bar, black screen, then computer shuts itself off.

So far I've managed to start it in Safe Mode, but little else. I've ran the diagnostics from what looks like DOS, including the 12-hour long diagnostics, and the only error thus far is this:

Error Code: 4400:11A
Msg: SCSI_0-000_DISK_GENERIC-_SD/MMC - Target not ready

After running diagnostics specifically towards this, it consistently fails the Confidence Test an... Read more

A:Can't start win7 outside safe mode

Welcome to Windows Seven Forums.

Do you have a set of Dell recovery discs to get you back to factory state if need be?

When you try a Startup Repair you need to do it at least three times with a reboot after each attempt.

If that doesn't work, I'd be inclined to boot into Partition Wizard and completely wipe the hard drive by deleting the current partitions and creating a new one.

Once you've done that you should be able to boot into your Windows 7 DVD and reinstall Windows.

To use Partition Wizard you need to download the ISO and burn it to a blank CD then boot into it, as this tutorial explains.

Partition Wizard : Use the Bootable CD

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Already started a discussion here: http://www.sysnative.com/forums/bsod-crashes-kernel-debugging/4968-blue-screen-death.html

After a weird download my laptop experienced a BSOD. Then it would freeze whilst trying to log on to my user. I tried system repair, system restore, but they are not helping. Also whilst using McAfee to shred possibly suspicious files in the recycling bin, I accidentally deleted the desktop, and need to find a way to restore the item as I am left with just as shortcut to nowhere.

Windows 7
x64
Original Windows 7
OEM
Had it for a couple years now
Haven't reinstalled the OS

Celeron® Dual-Core CPU
Samsung Electronics
NP-S3510-A03UK

My friend thinks this could be a rootkit but I do not know what this means.

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Hello, I appreciate everyone taking the time to read this and (hopefully) help me. I use an Acer laptop with 32bit win7 home. Recently my cpu fan has begun to fail and while a new one is en route my comp has crashed on me a couple times to prevent overheating. That's not really a problem (well its not "the" problem). This last time (a few hours ago) I selected normal mode as it booted back up (as I always do since I'm aware of the issue and that only a new fan will solve it) yet safe mode was launched. So, while scratching my head, I manually restarted and safe mode persisted. I restored to my last update point and rebooted: safe mode.

In msconfig, I deselected safe boot (under boot tab) but noticed under general tab that selective startup had been selected minus the original boot config option. I selected this which in turn reselected safe boot back under the boot tab. So I go under general again and select normal startup (the top option) but that also reselected safe boot. So now I have selective start-up with services and startup items. So far I've been able to run everything as usual (except the files and data loading screen during reboot and the giant safe-mode resolution at log-in) but I'm still very curious why this is happening.

This might help explain what I mean:

A:Win7 safe mode problem

Hello Johan, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You'll need to also check the Make all boot settings permanent box. OPTION TWO in the tutorial below can help show you more details about this.

Safe Mode

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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I installed Win7 on a new HD (after much difficulty - PC kept shutting down) and it will only run in Safe Mode. It sometimes runs in regular mode but after a short while I hear a click and its gone but PC is still running - I have to shut PC off manually.

Can anyone please help?

Thanks

A:Win7 runs only in Safe Mode

Welcome FrankNet.

I am actually not sure with this one. Although someone else might be, I have a few suggestions.

If you know the manufacturer of your hard drive, I suggest you go to their website and download their hard drive diagnostic tools. I suspect if there is an issue, it is with your hard drive.

You say you installed it on a new HD after much difficulty, what was the difficulty?

In Safe Mode, go into the command prompt and enter the following, after the chkdsk it will ask to restart, enter Y and restart your system.

sfc /scannow (might take a little while)
chkdsk /r c: (might take a long while...)

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Hello all,

Yesterday I noticed my computer was going extra slow. So I tried to start a full system scan with my AV McAfee. It only scan about 10 files and then stopped for an hour. At that point I was not able to start any programs such a chrome. I tried to restarted my computer and it got to the shutting down screen then went about 30 mins till I just hard booted it off and on. This time at Start up it would not load anything that is a normal startup program such as wireless network connection, battery gage, McAfee, Daemon Disc, ect... . and I could not get any exe to start by clicking on them. I rebooted shutdown was the same as above and booted in safe mode everything was fine in safe mode. Rebooted normal but after loading os no other program started again. I have searched around but can not find anyone else with a similar problem

thanks for any help

A:Win7 wont do anything out of safe mode

Hello abrooks & welcome to TSF

How to perform a clean boot to troubleshoot a problem in Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8

Post back with what you can find.

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How can I start Win7 in safe mode without networking when starting a Prcision 5510 for the first time?
I know how to get to the Win7 start-up options:  pressing f8 repeatedly at power-on.
But when I select Safe Mode (w/o n/w), I see the following messages after Win7 loads the essential files: "Preparing ... for the first time" followed by "Will continue setup after restarting system".
When the system restarts, I press f8 repeatedly to get the start-up option, and I select Safe Mode again.  But that just repeats the "preparing" and "continue setup" sequence followed by restarting the system again.
I don't know what would happen if I allow the system restart to proceed without pressing f8 and selecting a Safe Mode option.  I presume that Win7 would start in normal mode, which I do not want.
Is my assumption correct?
Is there a magic handshake that would permit me to start in Safe Mode (w/o n/w, preferably) for the first time?
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FYI, I have two intentions for starting in Safe Mode the first time.
First, I want to avoid any networking.  Actually, I believe I achieved that by disabling the WLAN device in the BIOS setup (f2 at power-on).
Second, I want to minimize changes to the bits before I have a chance to create a Recovery Image.
Unfortunately, the latter might require that I enable networking eventually in order to install the Recovery Tool.  I'll see if I can work around that.  But if I could do... Read more

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Win7 Starter not starting unless in safe mode. tried doing a system restore but will not allow me to do so because its not activated.. but it will not allow me to activate the back up under safe mode.. stuck! please help

A:PLEASE HELP!! Win7 Starter not starting unless in safe mode

Hi and Welcome to TSF!

What happens to the computer when you try to start it normally? Do you have the Windows 7 CD?

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Hi, my computer is not booting up. On "Start Windows Normally" it boots until just before the log in screen then shuts off and restarts itself. When trying to start it in safe mode and last known good configuration it does the same thing. I tried system restore but it says that I have no restore points. When using "Launch Startup Repair" it checks the computer and says it can not repair automatically. It also gives me a message "If you have recently attached a device to this computer.. remove it and restart your computer..." I removed all the devices including keyboard and mouse and it did not help.

Any ideas or suggestions?

Edit: The last time I was on the computer it worked fine and it was only on for 10 min. Didn't do anything on it and shut it down since I had to leave home.

A:Win7 Fails to boot before log in, no safe mode

Welcome to Windows Seven Forums.

Please take a look at this excellent tutorial, which gives several suggestion for troubleshooting startup problems.

Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot

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Hi all,

Firstly apologies that my first post is a cry for help, I only found this forum looking for help, and would like to contribute also.

This morning I turned on my PC and the monitor showed that there was no signal and went to power save mode. I checked DVI leads - all ok. Tried a few things as this has happened before and realized the BIOS was not loading or the signal was not getting from machine (via graphics card) to monitor. This has happened before and a CMOS reset has fixed.

I reset CMOS and could then load BIOS. However Windows would not load even after making sure RAID and all other BIOS settings were as they were before. I tried a few times and did a system restore and loaded last known working profile. Now Windows starts to load and I get to the multi coloured dots forming the MS Windows symbol and it looks like it is about to load, but when the screen goes blank and the machine restarts - this loop continues unless I boot to safe mode.

I also removed all usb devices and tried - same result.

So, I have tried a number of settings, a system restore, and I tried some other things that seemed to fail as windows said the machine would not start properly.

I am now going to boot into Ubuntu to see if that works and that may rule out the gfx card, I will report that back. I will also boot without the keyboard and report that too.

Any ideas of what I can try?

Thanks

A:Win7 stopped loading except SAFE Mode

Hi all.

Resolved the issue. It was the keyboard. I unplugged it and it booted up fine. I have replaced with another one.

I think I may have had a similar issue on an older OS a long time back and found it bizarre that's why it stuck in memory to try.

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I've been working on my father's computer (an HP pavillion zv5000), and realized that he had some Windows XP updates to be installed, so I decided to download them. What I didn't realize at the time was that he hadn't installed any updates in almost 2 years (though Automatic Updates appear to be enabled). When I rebooted after the installations were complete, I could not start in Normal Mode.

When starting normally, I get a black screen with white writing saying that
there's been a problem with the computer (can't remember word-for-word), and gives me the option to start in safe mode, safe mode with networking, and another safe mode. It also offers to start up with the last settings that worked, or normal mode. When I try to boot up in normal mode, it sends me back to that same screen, and likewise when I try to boot with the last settings. Now it only works in Safe Mode.

I'm not really sure what's happened, and if it's related to the updates or if it could be a virus (I got a similar screen when my own computer had a virus a few years ago). I'd appreciate any and all help!

Thanks in advance
 

A:computer only starts in safe mode after updates

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Hi, just wondering if I'm the only one to have noted that MS offers to install pending Windows Updates on the Safe Mode login screen in an identical fashion to normal mode.

...er.. did you notice the inconsistency?

Situation: Set Windows Updates to notify, not download. Require password to log in. With pending windows updates, go to safe mode. MS use exactly the same screen as in normal mode, including the notification of updates and instruction to go to PC Settings to install them.

...er.. but it's Safe Mode... please sir, I haven't got an internet connection...

Oops?

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It there a way to run Windows 8 updates when in Safe Mode. Control Panel doesn't show the Update option.
 

A:Solved: Windows 8 Updates in Safe Mode

Isn't this the same question that you asked in your previous Thread at your Post #17..?

http://forums.techguy.org/windows-8/1144988-800703f1-error.html

T.
 

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 60 Stepping 3
Processor Count: 8
RAM: 32717 Mb
Graphics Card: AMD Radeon HD 7570, 1024 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 447 GB (177 GB Free); E: 1862 GB (825 GB Free); F: 931 GB (189 GB Free); M: 1863 GB (520 GB Free);
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 0KWVT8
Antivirus: Malwarebytes, Enabled and Updated

When I go into safe mode my keyboard does not work. My mouse works fine but my kybrd is dead.

I tried uninstalling it, tried to update the driver, still nothing works.

Any ideas?
 

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hello,
today my pc started crashing, but stays stable in safe mode. I have looked around other threads, but these symptoms are slightly different.

the crash starts with the screen going purple and distorted, then the system locks and shuts down.
blue screen appears showing crash details.
systems boots up and goes into restore mode. restores successfully using a recent restore point.
using safe mode boot up, all fine.
ran virus scan and check disk. all ok
updated nvidia driver (possible graphics issue, purple screen?) all ok

rebooted full windows, seemed ok. 5minutes later - crash!
arrrgh
any help greatly appreciated!

A:Win7 started crashing today, ok in safe mode

If clean boot does not find the the problem, it is probably a driver
How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows Vista or in Windows 7

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Hi, this morning my computer randomly locked up and needed to be restarted. Now it will not boot normally, only in safe mode. When attempting a normal boot, it sits on the normal Win7 loading screen for 4-5 seconds and then goes to a black screen with the computer still running. No error messages, no BSOD, mouse/keyboard are dead. The only way to get any response is to power off then back on.

I have nothing plugged in except for the mouse and keyboard (they both work) - I also unplugged my storage HD with no result. I have reset the Bios to default settings and optimal default settings - no luck. The whole computer is relatively new (2 weeks old), but I have not installed any new drivers or hardware since the initial setup. Windows automatic update is on (This is probabyly the culprit? I don't know for sure)

Originally when running the startup repair, I was getting a badpatch error. Now I'm getting ExternalMedia. I can provide the details if needed for the repair failure message ( just need to run it again)

I've looked through a lot of tutorials on this site, so far:
-Turning off processes in safe mode and trying a "clean boot" does nothing - it still freezes at the same point.

-I ran both an antivirus and malwarebytes scan in safe mode - neither found anything.

-System restore tells me it cannot complete due to an unknown error (no other information). Despite this, when I load in safe mode it tells me it was successfully restored. I tried all four r... Read more

A:Crashes on Win7 Logo - Safe Mode Works

Well, I went to run the startup repair again so I could give full details on the error but now its telling me it can't find a problem. Despite this, the issue remains - Win loading screen -> black screen (monitor active, no command prompt, no mouse/keyboard, no BSOD or other errors)

I also want to say I tried the "Last Succesful Boot" option with no success.

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Hi all.

I have a machine that's been flakey for about 2 months. It was fine, running Win7 64bit Home Premium just fine for 2 years. I upgraded the video card about 6 months ago and had no problems.

Then, about 2 months ago, it would randomly stop responding. Mouse movements still worked, but buttons clicked wouldn't do anything. I could be running a Microsoft Security Essentials scan and it would just not progress. No malware scanners run from DVD found anything. I did the Kaspersky Rescue disc, and the Windows Defender Offline disc. Nothing was found.

I assumed my HDD was dying, so I bought a new one (wanted to upgrade anyways). I took out the old HDD and put the new one in. I did a clean install of Win7 from a DVD I burned. The Win7 install goes perfectly. However, after the first login, I get the same problems after about 8-15 minutes. The machine just stops doing anything. The mouse still moves, status bars cycle but nothing completes. I can't open IE, can't kill anything from Task Manager, can't do anything with the mouse or keyboard that actually DOES anything, if that makes sense.

The weird thing is that the machine is perfectly stable in Safe Mode with Networking (other Safe Modes are also stable). It can run for a week straight in Safe Mode, connect to the internet, write word docs, etc. No errors, no warnings, no odd behavior. When I try to then reboot and login to Windows normally, same problems as above.

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A:New HDD and clean Win7 install only stable in safe mode

First of all welcome to Bleeping Computer I suspect some 3rd party service or driver is messing things up in normal mode.Read this : http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929135 .At first disable all 3rd party services and see if Windows still stops working. If it works fine, then enable each service 1 by 1 and isolate the culprit.

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Friend brings me a computer compiling that it is 'insane' and very slow. Says it takes 20 minutes to log in then cant do anything and here pictures have disappeared. I'm immediately suspect of virus or malware.
 
She has it in sleep mode and when I bring it up, sure enough there are multiple svchost processes running and system is pretty unresponsive even though % utilized is averaging 10% and memory is only 25-35%, just takes 1-2 minutes for processes to start or switch to. Files are missing since user is now under a temporary profile. Cant get to anything on the net, wireless and drive lights are almost constant. System has Malwarebytes on it, but its not running and doesn’t seem to launch, even after shutting off the wireless card with he manual switch. After 30 minutes I figure will need to boot from a flash drive and clean up the system before trying to recover the profile. Shut the system down and set it aside for later.
 
Coming back up, ran a chckdsk with no major finds. Tried to log in with both accounts on the machine and system would hang. When attempting to boot in safe mode, would get to classpnp.sys and was hung for 20 minutes with solid drive light before I shut it down again. Multiple re-boots and I was able to get it to log in with a temporary profile again. Malwarebytes was able to come up after killing all svchost processes. PC rebooted in the middle of mbam prepatory scan.
 
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A:Win7 Home Pri - Cant Log in, Safe mode hangs on CLASSPNP.sys

You can use a Linux LIVE CD, DVD or flash drive to move files from the hdd to another medium such as an external drive. 
Do you need help in creating a Linux Live bootable medium? If so, please post in the Linux Forum. The info in links below
may be sufficient.
 
How to burn a DVD on Windows | Ubuntu
 
‪072 07 - Using The Ubuntu Live CD to Recover Files From an Un-Bootable Computer‬‏ - YouTube

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I have an Acer laptop that came with Vista and crashed recently. It was upgraded to the trial version of Windows 7 64bit and has run great with no problems at all for a couple of weeks. Saturday morning I started it up and can no longer run normally. I can open up in normal mode but can't open anything and if anything does open, it takes many minutes but usually get the "not responding" message before then. I have only been able to run in Safe Mode with Networking. Could this be a driver problem? The only downloads I have done since the upgrade are Mozilla Firefox with a couple of add ons and Adobe Reader.

I have run CCleaner and the following is all that came up on it.....
Details of files deleted
Code:
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Internet Explorer - Temporary Internet Files
5 KB 3 files
Internet Explorer - Index.dat files 0 KB 3 files
Windows Explorer - Thumbnail Cache 1,027 KB 6 files
Windows Explorer - Taskbar Jump Lists 4 KB 1 files
System - Temporary Files 1,950 KB 91 files
System - Windows Log Files 55 KB 5 files
Firefox/Mozilla - Cookies 0 KB 41 files
Firefox/Mozilla - Download History 2 KB 1 files
Firefox/Mozilla - Internet Cache 20,327 KB 221 files
Utilities - Windows Defender 6 KB 1 files
I tried to download and install ZoneAlarm but during set up a message comes up that says "An error occurred installing the package. Windows installer returned '1636'.

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A:Installed Win7 after Vista crashed, now can only run in Safe Mode

Quote:





Originally Posted by KellyannD



I have an Acer laptop that came with Vista and crashed recently. It was upgraded to the trial version of Windows 7 64bit




Did the system run Vista x64 or Vista x86 previously?



Quote:





Originally Posted by KellyannD


. . . usually get the "not responding" message




This is known as an APPHANG; if the problem cannot be resolved, the app times-out, then becomes an APPCRASH (about 30 secs). The 3 symptoms...

- "Not Responding..."
- Blue circle spinning endlessly
- fading white background on IE or Windows Explorer
- Did I miss anything?


Quote:





Originally Posted by KellyannD


I have only been able to run in Safe Mode with Networking. Could this be a driver problem? The only downloads I have done since the upgrade are Mozilla Firefox with a couple of add ons and Adobe Reader.




Given that you can run in SAFEMODE tells me it is probably a driver issue. I know that my Vista x64 has been updated with Firefox, although not used (IE 8 fan here!).

Then there is Adobe.... I gave up on running the Adobe Reader -- it caused constant hangs, crashes and I believe at least 1 BSOD. Why... I don't yet know.

You can easily see what installed/ un-installed & when - The Reliability Monitor -
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Hi,

Got a problem with 3 websites that I can only seem to access when in windows 7 safe mode using Firefox.

I have tried possibly everything mentioned when googling the issue except for reinstalling win 7 which would be my very last option.

I know the websites are not down as i can still view them in safe mode when I try to ping them on the pc get " general failure" message.

Any tips folks.

A:Can access certain websites in win7 safe mode but not in normal !!!

Welcome to the Seven Forums.

Maybe you have already tried a clean boot:
Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup

Maybe you have already tried looking at your system's host file:
Hosts File : Use in Windows 7 / Vista

And resetting IE:
Internet Explorer - Reset

For these websites, you mentioned that you...
...can view them in the safe mode
...cannot ping them in the normal mode
Can you ping them in the safe mode?
Some web servers do not respond to pings.

You might also want to look at tracert. You can use if just like ping from the command prompt window. It is normal to get a few timeouts on some of the hops.

Can you share one or more of these websites with us so that we can give specific tests?

For your antivirus tool, you listed malware. Did you meant Malwarebytes? You might want to make a scan with ESET's online scanner.

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I recently tried partitioning my hard drive, but canceled it in G parted a little after I started it.  I then went to boot into 7 and it worked fine. After I restarted though, the win7 logo would come up, then my PC would restart.  In recovery mode, none of them will work, and when I try to boot into safe mode, it gets stuck at the classpnp.sys, then restarts. Any help?

A:Win7 won't boot...gets stuck at classpnp.sys in Safe mode

Reboot to the Win7 DVD and run the repair function. It may take some time to run but hopefully will correct the problem.

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Running Internet explorer 7 , Firefox 3.5.18 and Vista Home Basic. Compaq Desktop computer.
Problem started this morning, couldn't turn on the PC. No power. Checked cords and plugs ,monitor would turn on ,printer worked so it's nothing to do with powerboards,sockets,electricity. Waited 10 mins and tried again. The pc powered up to the windows log in screen. I left it and came back 20 mins later and the light behind the power on/off button had gone from green to amber and the screen was blank. My initial thought was the PSU. I rebooted and got it working however Internet explorer wouldn't open but firefox would. I ran avg but could not open the home page to see the results of the scan. I closed firefox and tried to reboot but got an error message saying firefox was still running. I started the task manager only it wouldn't display, I could see the green icon only in the bottom toolbar. I couldn't see the taskmanager even though it was running. I powered down by holding in the on/off button for 10 seconds. Rebooted into safemode. I can run both browsers in safe mode. I downloaded spybot ,got updates and ran it and fixed the problems it found. I installed avira and ran it. It found 1 problem,
EXP/ms04-028.jpeg.A which was removed.
I was unable to get into windows update to get the online scan in either normal or safe mode. I'm not sure if the problem is a virus or not since after removing ms04-028 I still have the problem.
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A:Can only open browsers in safe mode, can't get windows updates

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After trying to update yesterday I got the "couldn't update, undoing changes" message. I let it finish and restart and it just goes back to the same undoing changes message. I tried restarting in safe mode but couldn't do that either. The only thing I can get into is bios after I restart it.

A:Stuck undoing updates, can't restart in safe mode. 8.1

Hello bwh,

If you like, you could see if using OPTION THREE in the tutorial below to completely reset Windows Update may help.

Windows Update - Reset - Windows 7 Help Forums

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Hello

A couple of days ago my laptop (Toshiba Satellite Pro A300, running XP Professional) became infected by "XP Defender 2011". In an attempt to be clever I tried to remove it myself using RKill, FixExe and then Malware Bytes. After managing to remove some infected Registry files and one infected file (see log below) there is no longer the Defender pop-up or block on the Firewall. However, when I try to run my laptop in Safemode I get a blue-screen message about there being a known virus on my system, my Automatic updates are blocked and my web browsers (Mozilla, IE) occasionally crash.

Thank you very much for your time.

Ali

Here is my MBAM log:

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.50.1.1100
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: 6575

Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3
Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18702

14/05/2011 14:34:22
mbam-log-2011-05-14 (14-34-22).txt

Scan type: Full scan (C:\|)
Objects scanned: 275806
Time elapsed: 1 hour(s), 49 minute(s), 25 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 0
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 6
Folders Infected: 0
Files Infected: 1

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
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A:Safe Mode/Automatic Updates blocked by XP Defender

Hello, please run these now.Please download the TDSS Rootkit Removing Tool (TDSSKiller.exe) and save it to your Desktop. <-Important!!!Be sure to download TDSSKiller.exe (v2.5.0.0) from Kaspersky's website and not TDSSKiller.zip which appears to be an older version 2.3.2.2 of the tool.Double-click on TDSSKiller.exe to run the tool for known TDSS variants.
Vista/Windows 7 users right-click and select Run As Administrator.If TDSSKiller does not run, try renaming it. To do this, right-click on TDSSKiller.exe, select Rename and give it a random name with the .com file extension (i.e. 123abc.com). If you do not see the file extension, please refer to How to change the file extension.Click the Start Scan button.Do not use the computer during the scanIf the scan completes with nothing found, click Close to exit.If malicious objects are found, they will show in the Scan results - Select action for found objects and offer three options.Ensure Cure (default) is selected, then click Continue > Reboot now to finish the cleaning process.A log file named TDSSKiller_version_date_time_log.txt (i.e. TDSSKiller.2.4.0.0_27.07.2010_09.o7.26_log.txt) will be created and saved to the root directory (usually Local Disk C:).Copy and paste the contents of that file in your next reply.If TDSSKiller does not run, try renaming it. To do this, right-click on TDSSKiller.exe, select Rename and give it a random name with the .com file extension (i.e. 123abc.com). If you do not s... Read more

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HI all...

I had my computer in storage for 7 weeks (on a boat being shipped back to US from the Middle East) and just got it unpacked a few days ago.

It started normally (a BIG relief) then wanted to do updates...48 of them!! So I started the update process but after the updates it will not boot...not normally, not to safe mode. The PC ran a CHKDSK on its own but couldn't boot after the CHKDSK.

I did manage to get Startup Repair to run once and the machine restarted to the Windows splash screen then that disappeared and now all I get is a black screen with a mouse pointer which I can move but nothing to point it at.

I cannot get to Sys Restore, safe mode, AV programs, etc.

I DO have a brand new Win 7 disk I got in Dubai a few months ago after having a tech there rebuild the machine with a new HDD and more memory...but it says "OEM System Builder Pack intended for system builders ONLY"...I suppose I could do a clean install with that and I also have a complete backup on an external drive that I made just before leaving Dubai...butI don't want to do that unless I have to.

Any thoughts?

Thanks!!

Joe

A:Can't boot (normal or safe mode) after multiple updates

  
Quote: Originally Posted by captjoe777


HI all...

I had my computer in storage for 7 weeks (on a boat being shipped back to US from the Middle East) and just got it unpacked a few days ago.

It started normally (a BIG relief) then wanted to do updates...48 of them!! So I started the update process but after the updates it will not boot...not normally, not to safe mode. The PC ran a CHKDSK on its own but couldn't boot after the CHKDSK.

I did manage to get Startup Repair to run once and the machine restarted to the Windows splash screen then that disappeared and now all I get is a black screen with a mouse pointer which I can move but nothing to point it at.

I cannot get to Sys Restore, safe mode, AV programs, etc.

I DO have a brand new Win 7 disk I got in Dubai a few months ago after having a tech there rebuild the machine with a new HDD and more memory...but it says "OEM System Builder Pack intended for system builders ONLY"...I suppose I could do a clean install with that and I also have a complete backup on an external drive that I made just before leaving Dubai...butI don't want to do that unless I have to.

Any thoughts?

Thanks!!

Joe


See if the following helps;

Try running Command Prompt from the repair menu and then Check Disk:

1. Insert the Windows 7 Disc and boot from it.
2. In the recovery menu, choose Command Prompt .
3. Type the following command and press Enter:

Chkdsk /r /f
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Hi I've been struggling to remove some kind of virus from my computer. It redirects browser windows and won't let me download or update any malware removal tools. I used my laptop to download malwarebytes (not up to date b/c of update issue) and ran it but got no threats. Since the problem continued, I ran malware bytes in safe mode. It found 4 threats and I deleted these. Afterwards the problem remained and I now cannot enter safe mode.

I also tried booting from an AVG recovery CD, scanned and found one threat, deleted, problem remains. I can get into windows explorer but it will no let me edit All Users/Application Data.

Here is my hijackthis log.

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 1:19:23 AM, on 10/19/2011
Platform: Windows Vista SP2 (WinNT 6.00.1906)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v9.00 (9.00.8112.16421)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel Matrix Storage Manager\IAAnotif.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\SugarSync\SugarSyncManager.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\Digital Imaging\bin\hpqtra08.exe
C:\Program Files\Logitech\Desktop Messenger\8876480\Program\LogitechDesktopMessenger.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intuit\QuickBooks\QBUpdate\qbupdate.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\Digital Imaging\bin\hpqSTE08.exe
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A:Unable to download security updates or go to safe mode

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This morning I saw the latest Windows 7 updates on an old computer I have (A VM running in XCP-NG) to run an old version of Confluence Wiki but that's not really important.
After installing the updates and rebooting the VM is so slow that it looks frozen at times. I restarted it in safe mode to remove the updates but when I access the Windows Updates list from Programs and Features it shows "No updates installed."
Has anyone else seen something like this? I have backups of this VM so I'm working to restore from a backup and before you ask, I know - I have to update that Win7 machine to a more recent version of Windows.
Thanks in advance and best regards.

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Hello,
Ive got issues! Alienware MX14XR2 Intel Core i7-3610qm 64 bit 8GB Windows 7 Home Premium Just a month old. only used for School stuff...
Downloaded Adobe Creative Cloud..took all night to download on my crappy slow internet. started the computer in the morning .. asks for my password. type it in hit enter.. sits and spins.. til I get a black screen with just a mouse. tried again same result. did a system restore to two days prior. same result. Went to last know good configuration.. Got my desktop for a little while . ran Avast.. found nothing. then it froze.. did a hard reboot. now it will only run in safe mode .. which is what I am in at this moment..

ANYONE?
Thanks LARGE in advance!!

Ben

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I have a relatively new HP Pavilion p6610f w/ Win7 Home Premium. Nothing has been installed in it but I have tons of documents and pics.

All of a sudden, the thing stops loading. With safe mode and regular mode, it loads to the welcome screen (the light-blue screen displayed just before the logging icons), and it just stops there. The PC is not frozen because I can move the mouse and the caps/num keys turn on and off, but it just stays in the screen.

I tried booting with another Windows DVD I have, and it also gets stuck.

What else can I do?

I was thinking that it could possibly have a virus, but I'm not sure how to run an AV if Windows doesn't load.

Any help is appreciated.

Thanks.

A:Win7 Home Premium never loads completely. Happens in safe mode also...

Have you tried a startup repair ?

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Ok guys, so i've cloned an image from my old laptop to my new Seagate 7200.12 500GB HDD and using Paragon Virtualization Manager P2P made it ready to boot off new hardware. I've put it in my new tower system, installed all the drivers and bundled software and it's been running fine since building it over the weekend, albeit it every time I reboot I've been getting 'Setup is preparing your computer for first boot' which I'm hoping/intending to fix with a repair install. Now since installing a 2nd 500GB HDD (another seagate but not the same (both HDDs are SATA btw)) and partitioning it to image my parent's laptop I'd shutdown the PC, removed the HDD and rebooted. This time on reboot, and every boot I still get the 'preparing for first use' and then when I get to the logon screen I get 'Please wait!' with busy cursor and the screen keeps refreshing. I can't boot into any of the 'Safe-modes' to do a repair install and I don't want to wipe the disk and start again but me and the wife have a lot of precious info on it.

can anyone suggest a fix, possibly some CMD-line options? I have tried chkdsk /f /r which came up clean, bootrec/fixboot and bootrec/fixmbr failed to solve the issue.

A:Win7 logon screen stuck on 'Please Wait' no Safe Mode

  
Quote: Originally Posted by matt0978


Ok guys, so i've cloned an image from my old laptop to my new Seagate 7200.12 500GB HDD and using Paragon Virtualization Manager P2P made it ready to boot off new hardware. I've put it in my new tower system, installed all the drivers and bundled software and it's been running fine since building it over the weekend, albeit it every time I reboot I've been getting 'Setup is preparing your computer for first boot' which I'm hoping/intending to fix with a repair install. Now since installing a 2nd 500GB HDD (another seagate but not the same (both HDDs are SATA btw)) and partitioning it to image my parent's laptop I'd shutdown the PC, removed the HDD and rebooted. This time on reboot, and every boot I still get the 'preparing for first use' and then when I get to the logon screen I get 'Please wait!' with busy cursor and the screen keeps refreshing. I can't boot into any of the 'Safe-modes' to do a repair install and I don't want to wipe the disk and start again but me and the wife have a lot of precious info on it.

can anyone suggest a fix, possibly some CMD-line options? I have tried chkdsk /f /r which came up clean, bootrec/fixboot and bootrec/fixmbr failed to solve the issue.


It's very unlikely that you'll find a comprehensive solution for something this complex in less time than it would take you to back up your data - to an external drive if necessary - and then reinstall from scratch. All ... Read more

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HP Pavilion P6000 series running Windows 7 Pro x64. At this point I'm pretty sure it's a physical problem with the HDD but Googling "0x0...1E" doesn't turn up much relating to a dying HDD.

The computer blue screens at the CTRL+ALT+DEL screen every time, including in Safe Mode. Safe Mode w/ Command Prompt blue screens as well. Because of that I can't get to the minidumps or run a System Restore.

I'm trying to run ChkDsk from a boot CD as we speak.
Tried physically removing/swapping RAM DIMMs but that did not resolve it.

The BSOD is extremely generic...





Quote:
A problem has been detected with Windows and hags been shut down to prevent damage to your computer.

If this is the first time you've seen this Stop error screen, restart your computer. If this appears again, follow these steps:

Check to be sure you have adequate disk space (there's > 360 GB free). If a driver is ID'd in the stop message, disable the driver or check with the manufacturer for driver updates. Try changing video adapters.

Check with your hardware vendor for any BIOS updates. Disable BIOS memory options such as caching or shadowing. If you need to use Safe Mode blah blah blah.

Technical Information:

*** STOP: 0x0000001E (four all-zero hexidecimal numbers)


Any ideas before I go purchase a new HDD and reinstall everything from scratch? Thanks!

A:Win7 Pro x64 - BSOD, error 0x0000001E including in Safe Mode

Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions

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so, I recently got my hands on an older pc without a hard drive. I also had a windows laptop die on me, but the HDD is fine so i put it in my new pc. Now, when i boot it gives me the option to boot windows or the recovery options. i try to boot windows. it goes for ~10 seconds and reboots. a quick google search indicated thats typical. i figured id try to boot safemode and do a driver sweep, but F8 only made a mini boot menu pop up so i used this: Safe Mode - Windows 7 Help Forums
guide to set it to boot into safe mode in the command line which i could access in the recovery options. and i rebooted it, and it tried to boot safemode aswell, and got partway along, but died again and reboot itself. so, should i give up and install ubuntu or something? I cant afford to buy a copy of windows.

A:Transferred win7 drive to another pc, unable to boot, even safe mode

When Windows installs on a computer it takes a snapshot of the existing hardware, motherboard, chipset and loads drivers specifically for that board.
When you remove that HDD and place it in a different computer with different motherboard, when you boot, Windows looks for the old motherboard to load the drivers and can't find it and then BSOD's or fails to boot. If you have a Windows disc, you can boot off of the disc and choose to Repair Your Computer and it will load the specific chipset drivers that are missing. These cannot be downloaded from the internet they must be installed from the disc.
What is the make and model# of the computer? You can order a Recovery disc from the manufacturer Tech Support Forum - Announcements in Forum : Microsoft Support or you can get a Windows disc from Craigslist or Ebay. Or install Ubuntu.

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Hi Forum,
 
Just joined today in the hope that someone here has the knowledge to assist me in a really annoying issue.
 
4 days ago my pc decided that explorer.exe would crash constantly after booting. The only function I can enter is Task Manager. This happens even in safe mode. This issue has effectively rendered my pc useless.
 
I have installed Windows on another hard drive in order to get me back online, in the hope that I can fix my original install without having to reinstall all of my software and transfer everything over.
 
Now I have been trying to fix this issue for a few days now and I have searched and searched for a suitable solution. To date nothing has worked.
 
I have replaced the following files (from the installation DVD):
 
Explorer.exe, ExplorerFrame.dll and shell32.dll
 
I have also done the following:
 
Deleted the explorer and iexplorer keys entirely within HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution.options
 
I copied explorer.exe to system32 folder
 
and most recently followed a thread on this forum http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/482595/win7-explorerexe-crashrestartcrash/ without success.
 
Any guidance would really be appreciated.
 
Thanks in advance,
 
Jaystroke
 

A:Win7 explorer.exe constant crash loop even in Safe Mode - HELP!

Please download MiniToolBox  , save it to your desktop and run it.
 Checkmark the following checkboxes:  List last 10 Event Viewer log  List Installed Programs  List Users, Partitions and Memory size.
 Click Go and paste the content into your next post.
 Also...please Publish a Snapshot using Speccy - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic323892.html/page__p__1797792#entry1797792 , taking care to post the link of the snapshot in your next post. 
Louis

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RELEVANCY SCORE 59.2

Hello everyone,
 
Long story short, I upgraded to win 10 from win 7. Something happened to my win 10 so it reverted back to win 7 and now when it starts up it bsod. But at least i can boot into safe mode. chkdsk and mem check are all good. Although I cannot run the startup repair (it wont even show as an option after I hit F8). 
 
Is there a way I can fix and run the startup repair? (or better, any way to just directly fix booting back into my win 7 desktop normally?) Well anywho, when I run bcdedit /enum all it shows: 
 
Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7600]
Copyright © 2009 Microsoft Corporation.  All rights reserved.
C:\Users\Berlin>bcdedit /enum all
Windows Boot Manager
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identifier              {bootmgr}
device                  partition=\Device\HarddiskVolume1
path                    \bootmgr
description             Windows Boot Manager
locale                  en-US
inherit                 {globalsettings}
default                 {current}
resumeobject            {deca1280-d7ce-11df-beb5-8494439681a0}
displayorder            {current}
toolsdisplayorder       {me... Read more

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RELEVANCY SCORE 59.2

I bought new laptop ASUS K55V, and had an idea to plug in an internet, because my old laptop is really "old", and I found a problem - internet runs really slow in normal mode:

but fine in safe:

I think its a quite big difference
I searched all over internet, tried multiple cmd commands, winsock fixes, and son on, Its a new laptop, all I have already installed are Firefox and Photoshop.

Specs:

Windows 7 Home Premium
8GB RAM
intel core i5-3210M
CPU 2.5Ghz 2.5Ghz

I hope that I will find here someone who can help.

A:Slow internet on win7 works excellent in safe mode

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Revnart


I bought new laptop ASUS K55V, and had an idea to plug in an internet, because my old laptop is really "old", and I found a problem - internet runs really slow in normal mode:



but fine in safe:



I think its a quite big difference
I searched all over internet, tried multiple cmd commands, winsock fixes, and son on, Its a new laptop, all I have already installed are Firefox and Photoshop.

Specs:

Windows 7 Home Premium
8GB RAM
intel core i5-3210M
CPU 2.5Ghz 2.5Ghz

I hope that I will find here someone who can help.


Well that's quite a difference. Something that installed with Photoshop must be causing this problem.

Can you look in Windows services and see if there is a service called Bonjour running there?

Can you post the ipconfig/all from this machine as well?

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RELEVANCY SCORE 59.2

I have a relatively new HP Pavilion p6610f w/ Windows 7 Home Premium. Nothing has been installed in it but I have tons of documents and pics.

All of a sudden, the PC stops loading completely. With safe mode and regular mode, it loads to the welcome screen (the light-blue screen displayed just before the logging icons), and it just stops there. The PC is not frozen because I can move the mouse and the caps/num keys turn on and off, but it just displays that screen.

I tried booting with another Windows DVD I have, and it also gets stuck.

What else can I do?

I was thinking that it could possibly have a virus, but I'm not sure how to run an AV if Windows doesn't load.

Any help is appreciated.

Thanks.

A:Win7 Home Premium never loads completely. Happens in safe mode also...

Howdy,

So absolutely nothing has been installed and only files have been transferred to it. How young is this system, and is it from retail? Are there any peripherals or extraneous USB devices (like an external HD) attached to the system?

Have ya tried running SFC at boot-up to ensure everything is in working order? You may wanna do that, as well as /chkdsk r while you're in the recovery console.

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