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Window 7 Start-Up Repair completes but window fails to boot.

Q: Window 7 Start-Up Repair completes but window fails to boot.

After rebooting my system, it recommended that i do a start up repair. After the repair completed i recieved the black screen right before choosing USER , so i tried 3x more to repair which each completed but same outcome till the point it just says cant repair automatically . Then i tried to system restore which failed also , but the catch is my system boots fine from Safe Mode...anyone have any ideas of what to do from Safe Mode to return my boot up back to normal? All Help is appreciated

Preferred Solution: Window 7 Start-Up Repair completes but window fails to boot.

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A: Window 7 Start-Up Repair completes but window fails to boot.

Work through these steps for Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Start
starting with full Malwarebytes scan in Safe Mode with Networking.

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Windows 7 won't start. This began to happen last night and didn't notice anything wrong the day before when using it. Startup repair fails and also system restore. I have tried system restore from varous points. I went ahead and tried sfc/scannow in the command prompt and it tells me repair is still in process and needs to restart.
Problem Event Name: Startup Repair Offline
Problem Signature 1: 6.1.7600.16385
Problem Signature 2: 6.1.7600.16385
Problem Signature 3: Unknown
Problem Signature 4: 21200770
Problem Signature 5: AutoFailover
Problem Signature 6: 8
Problem Signature 7: CorruptFile
OS Version: 6.1.7600.
Locale ID: 1033
I found a similar thread on this site from a year ago and sounds similar to details I listed.
After read through that thread I recall that I got the same pop up over a week ago stating "Windows cannot read removable disk"
I posted in a thread earlier today in the Windows 7 forums and another user agreed it may be malware.

A:Window won't Start. Startup repair and System Restore Fails.

Hi and  Lets give it a try.Please download Farbar Recovery Scan Tool and save it to a flash drive.Note: You need to run the version compatible with your system. If you are not sure which version applies to your system download both of them and try to run them. Only one of them will run on your system, that will be the right version.Plug the flash drive into the infected PC.If you are using Windows 8 consult How to use the Windows 8 System Recovery Environment Command Prompt to enter System Recovery Command prompt.If you are using Vista or Windows 7 enter System Recovery Options.To enter System Recovery Options from the Advanced Boot Options:Restart the computer.As soon as the BIOS is loaded begin tapping the F8 key until Advanced Boot Options appears.Use the arrow keys to select the Repair your computer menu item.Select US as the keyboard language settings, and then click Next.Select the operating system you want to repair, and then click Next.Select your user account an click Next.Note: In case you can not enter System Recovery Options by using F8 method, you can use Windows installation disc, or make a repair disc. Any Windows installation disc or a repair disc made on another computer can be used.To make a repair disk on Windows 7 consult: http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/2083-system-repair-disc-create.htmlTo enter System Recovery Options by using Windows installation disc:Insert the installation disc.Restart your computer.If prompted, press any key to start Windo... Read more

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When I try to boot my computer I was faced with this error:

First I tried using the Windows 7 disk to repair the startup files. Everytime it scan's for windows installations, it shows my hdd as D:\. My windows install has always been on C:\ so this is strange.

Running the repair anyway, finishes by saying it cannot be repaired automatically.

If I try system restore, they all say they are for C:\ and fail, since it is recognizing D:\ I suppose.

I removed my hard drive and put it in a USB enclosure. Plugged it into my laptop and downloaded a new netio.sys file from online. I placed it in the correct directory and replaced the old file.

Now when i boot my computer I get this:

After more research, I tried booting windows and pressing F8, and then booting without looking for signature's to bypass the verification.

This just gives me the first error, and says the file is missing or corrupt again.

Any help here would be greatly appreciated. I would love to fix the issue of 1 corrupted file vs reinstalling fresh windows.

Thanks, Robes

A:Window's fails to start

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I'm using Window 7 Pro 64bit with all MS updates applied. Using Update I tried to install SP1. It said that it was making a restore point (which later cannot be found) then failed just after I saw 100% installed. It then said that it was reverting to the original and un-installing SP1.

On it rebooting I got the message "BOOTMGR missing" and asked me to insert my Windows 7 disk. (legal and activated).

I then selected the "repair" option and it completed. However the message BOOTMGR missing still appears and Windows will not start except in Safe Mode.

I went into CMD mode and after selecting the disk # and partition # I fixed the MBR using:

bootrec /fixmbr
bootrec /rebuildbcd
bootrec /fixboot

This went okay but on rebooting again I see BOOTMGR missing. However when I use the Windows 7 disk I then saw "Windows" in the operating system list window so selected a further repair.

After all that I still can only start Windows (like now as I type) using Safe Mode with Networking.

I have checked that my bios is calling up the boot drive which is the only one I have left connected.

System restore reports that I do not have any restore points despite the SP1 installation saying that it was making one. (perhaps my restore points are on one of my disconnected drives?)

Has anyone any idea why I can use Safe Mode but not normal mode despite it running faultlessly for months?



A:SP1 fails and after reverting Window will not start

Have you run the secure file check?
The failure may have halted during reconfiguring system files.
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

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Everytime I start up my computer it pops up to Startup Repair even in safe mode.
When i view the advanced options for system recovery and support it only pops up the Startup repair and not the other (i.e. command prompt/system recovery)

The problem below is when I view the problem details. Any Solution?

Problem event Name: StartupRepairOffline
Problem Signature 01: 6.1.7600.16835
Problem Signature 02: 6.1.7600.16835
Problem Signature 03: unknown
Problem Signature 04: 21200871
Problem Signature 05: AutoFailover
Problem Signature 06: 46
Problem Signature 07: NoBootFailure
OS Version: 6.1.7600.
Locale ID: 1033

A:Window 7 Start Up Repair Loop

Any ideas???

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Hello All

I am running an HP on win 7 home edition with service pack 1.
Due to a error I had a forced restart. Since then I have had a startup repair loop. I ran it for quite a while but to no effect. HP does not allow me to access recovery partition. I have recovery discs. I tried doing a fresh install, the discs loads but no option to install,just goes to the repair option.
All other options I have tried, command prompt, repair, the repair loop takes over.
I have been able to use Hiren's cd and Parted magic.My question is if i format the c with either of these programs, will I be able to install with the recovery discs win 7 without any issues , booting or other wise.


A:Window 7 start up repair loop

Using Hiren's, backup your personal files to an external HDD. There are a few disk utilities on the Hiren's Disc. like Hard Disk Sentinel, try them and they may solve the problem. If all else fails restart the computer and enter recovery usually by pressing F11 or CTRL +F11 or some such. All else fails, Format just the C: drive and the 100MB beginning partition, and try booting off of the Recovery Disc again. If that fails, you will need a Windows 7 DVD.

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This is a case where I had one problem and in my attempts to fix it I stupidly made it much worse.

The original problem was that almost every day and some times multiple times per day I would get a blue screen of death which would cause my computer to restart. It had something to do with my video card, I believe it was BCCode: 116. I checked my video card drivers and they were up to date.

Then I made a dumb move. I went to the BIOs and changed it to the "optimized default". I figured switching things to default might help but it led to a bigger problem. I was stupid and didn't keep track of what the settings where previously. I didn't imagine that changing them to default would cause any problems but boy was I wrong.

I get this message when I try to start the computer:

It only gives me two options "Launch Startup Repair (recommended)" and "Start Windows Normally". If I try to start windows normally is fails and takes me back to this same message, so my only option is to repair.

I select repair and it runs. But it fails and gives me this message:

What I have tried:

I tried doing a system restore point, the most recent restore point give me this message.

So I tried the second most recent and it looks like it works at first....

But once the computer restarts I'm back at the "Window's failed to start" screen. I also tried the 3rd most recent restore point with the same effect.

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A:Window fails to start after changing BIOS to default settings

I ended up reinstalling windows 7 and now windows loads. I guess I'll have to wait to see if the BSOD continues.

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i was updating it while i accidently hit the power source button in the back which i thought no problem rebooting but it suddenly prevent it from starting up so i ran the startup repair and it told me to either contact your system admin or compter manufacturer to determine if you need to repair or replace the disk

here is the error message i just need to know if i have to replace it or i can repair it myself

Startup Repair disgnosis and repaid log
Number of repair attempts: 2

Session details
System Dusk = \Device\Harddisk0
Window directory = D:\Windows
AutoChk Run= 0
Number of root causes = 1

Test Performed:
Name: System disk test
Result: Completed successfully. Error code = 0x0
Time taken = 0 ms

Test preformed:
Name: Disk failure diagnosis
Result: Completed successfully. Error code 0x0
Time taken = 375 ms

Root cause found:
Badhard dusk:


A:Window 7 harddisk preventing start up need help to repair!!!!

Did you try the SFC /SCANNOW?

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker[2]=Performance Maintenance
Or the checkdisk?
Disk Check[2]=Performance Maintenance

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I use Firefox. When I start to type in an address in the http address window, any place I have visited in the past appears in the drop down below the window. For security reasons, how do I access and delete the address of previously visited sites from the http address window?

A:Solved: How Do I Delete Auto Completes In Firefox Browser Window?

http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Location bar autocomplete#w_removing-autocomplete-results

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This problem happen 3 days ago but thank god i install 2 window
in my pc [ actually i accidentally install it ]

The problem window is my main OS' Window stater' cant boot/starup!!
This is not a black screen/blue screen problem........and right now
I have to use my another OS ' Window Ultimate' and gratefully the
OS fine.....


When i turn on on my pc, suddenly the word 'Window is loading file...'
appear on the bottom of the screen, then it take me to ' Startup Repair'.
But after several minute the ' startup repair' fail!!!

I try to make a system recovery but it wont work! still it wont startup/boot!!

Before this thing happen i make some changer on the boot screen
with the ' windows 7 boot updater'......i think that the problem....

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Here some image for my problem : -

First this image appear when i want to start up my OS
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Then this
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After that this
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Follow with this one
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For the system recovery........look at this image : -
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A:window 7 can't start up and startup repair fail/error

When you say "you installed OS twice on your pc" can you tell is it two different OS or is it same OS installed???

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Hello First off this site is great from seeing all the help you been giving all the other people.. here is my problem, My mother board got fried a few months ago and i just recently replaced it with another one. when trying to boot up windows xp it called for the cd so i installed it. cuz it said it need to be repaired. when trying to install it. it went through the normal progress then all of sudden it reboots as soon as it gets to the installing windows screen and keeps doing it then i tried to go through the same process again and it says it can't find a previous version of windows. so i called Microsoft and they got it where we could find it again so i thought it was all fixed. but nope, I told the man on the phone that it was looping and he didn't know what to tell me and he said it was to late to continue with the process ii was on my cell for 3 hours and didn't get anywhere cuz after it rebooted but this time in the middle of the repair area of xp i somehow lost it again and it can't locate it again is there anyway someone could help me here i have allot of stuff on the hard drive that i don't want to lose any help would be grateful

A:Window Xp Repair problems and boot loops

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Thanks for all the help. I want to make my shorcuts start programs and windows (In WIndows Xp Pro SP3) at a certain position and with a certain size.

For instance I want to open Excell at position 20,30 (x,y) with a window size of 750 x 200, or maybe a internet explorer window at position 129, 357 with a window size of 562 x 397.

I gave the odd numbers in the example so that people responding will understand that I want CUSTOM SIZES. I know how to set the shortcuts to start maximized and minimized and also window tiling. That's not what I'm talking about. Does anyone know of shortcut switch that I can use?

For instance in some games if you want to start the game with cheats enabled, you put "-devmode" after the directory path in the "target" box of the shortcut properties.

Is there any other way?

There is an awesome program called "Montage3"

which I use, but isn't exactly what I'm looking for. Please help out.

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Hey, I'm posting this from my older computer but heres the problem

My laptop can't load windows. After work today, I opened it up and logged in, it was in standby before i opened it. Soon AVG popped up and told me it needed to restart to finish an update. Of course, i allowed this. Then as it was booting it went to a black screen and told me i could either start windows normally or launch start up repair, which was recommended. Apparently it couldn't start. So i launched start up repair, it restored my computer to an earlier state before booting it normally. AVG popped up again, assuming the problems prevented updating, i decided to allow it again. The same thing happened entirely. On the next reboot, the start up repair failed. And It won't let me system repair. It can't boot. Help?

A:My laptop won't boot and the start up repair it recommends fails

It must be in the air ... This was just posted .... AVG Internet Security 2011" Dec. 1st Update is PROBLEMATIC! Hope this helps...

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Hi guys, first post! I work for my school's computer lab support.

A student brought in her Sony Vaio laptop.

She claims she downloaded and installed some Windows updates then it just restarted and never be able to boot back into windows 7 again. It, instead, goes directly to the start-up repair upon boot.

The repair runs for a while then gives up. It says it can't fix the problem.

Now she brought it in right when we were about to close the lab so I didn't have a chance to get much info of the laptop itself. All I know is it's a Sony Vaio running windows 7.

I'm going to be working on it tomorrow and in order to save time and frustration I would love to hear you guys' suggestions and advice. I'm aware there's not much info on the laptop so basically just shots in the dark. Just throw out whatever you guys think could be the problem.

Could it be boot-sector virus? Damaged MBR? etc.

Thank you in advance

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I got very strange situation with my Imac

So i installed new windows, and then i installed the boot camp drivers
Right after that my Imac crush and send me to windows restore/repair page
So first i try to restore, the results was un successful, and the its sent me to windows repair, so when i try to repair its say done and after restart i getting back to the same repair screen
I try to start with safe mood, and again same repair page, nothing is working, the only option that i have in my head is to change the boot order,
so i am now on edit boot options

edit windows boot options for: windows 7
path: \windows\system32\winload.exe
partition: 2
hard disk: 69a8

I try to change the "NOEXECUTE=OPTIN" to "DEBUGPORT=USB" and still nothing happened

Any one know what other option i can try ? i am getting crazy already

A:Window crush and stuck on repair mood after installing boot camp drive

Are you boot camping with osx or just windows on that whole hdd? Also what model imac?

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We apologize for the inconvenience, but Windows did not start successfully. A recent hardware or software change might have caused this.

If your computer stopped responding, restarted unexpectedly, or was automatically shut down to protect your files and folders, choose Last Known Good Configuration to revert to the most recent settings that worked.

If a previous startup attempt was interrupted due to a power failure or because the Power or Reset button was pressed, or if you aren't sure what caused the problem, choose Start Windows

Safe Mode
Safe Mode with Networking
Safe Mode with Command Prompt

Last Known Good Configuration (your most recent settings that worked) Start Windows Normally

Use the up and down arrow keys to move the highlight to your choice.

Seconds until Windows starts: 30

None of the options above worked. The DELL starting screen appeared and it goes back to the options for booting.

Someone told me to repair my window, but reinstalling my whole computer.
But, I can't even boot from my window xp CD.
What can I do ?
Safe mode doesn't work either.

A:Window XP doesn't even boot start

when the dell screen pops up, start pressing F8 repeatedly.

that will give you the advance startup page. choose "disable automatic restart"

that should allow you to see a blue screen.

post the results, in particular the 0x******** and if present, the file causing the problem.

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Hi Guys. Havin a nightmre here.

Last night I downloaded partion magic whilst trying to solve a problem. I also installed BootMagic but was completely unsure of what I was doing. My pc was runnin slow so I did the usual scans and defrag procedurebut nothing. When i turned it off the on again it starts to do the normal checking in dos but then suddenlt stops.

1/ it says scanning devices
2/ then it says (tab)- for users window
3/ then it says (shift/tab) - to display netork boot option menu

4/ then it goeson another dos page an says the following:-

PXE-E51: No DHCP or proxyDHCP offers were received.


loading BootMagic.......

Error #8150

open file failed on file 'BTMAGIC.PQ\BTMAGIC.CFG'

BootMagic will now boot to your home partion.
to corect this error please run the boot magic configuration program.

press any key to continue...


when i press any key there is no response it just stays on this screen.

please help

A:xp wont start! ont boot from dos window.

if i need to provide any more info then please ask or if this is in the wrong section then please advise .

thanks in advance

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Had, and still have installed in machine, an SSD with Windows 7 as OS
Had, and still have, a Western Digital 2 TB external HD attached. It was used as back up for the original set up. This also has the Smart Ware software installed but which I have not used.

Tried a dual boot on a new SSD using Windows 8.1 recently but turned out ot be a pain so I simply installed 8.1 on new disk.

The problem-

When I boot and Windows 8.1 starts, window showing the external hard drive and contents appears. Annoying. How can I stop this?

I am planning to reformat this external storage and redo the back up using the new 8.1 OS and current content of the my other HDD containing our data, will this likely stop the "pop-up" on start?
Thank you for any assistance or ideas.

A:Window of hard drive appears on boot and start

Hello and welcome to Eightforums ,if I understand you issue correctly ,I think if you go to control panel/auto play /removable drives and check of take no action it might get rid of it .good luck

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My computer (Dell Inspiron 530) has become slow to boot up. it takes around 5 to 8 minutes to get up and running. When it gets there it runs great.

When it boots up you get a blank screen for a minute or less, then the Dell Spalsh screen for about 3-4 minutes and then the Windows Xp screen for around 3 minutes.

Using McAFee and no virus, malware etc issues detected. I have maintained computer well and runs absolutely perfectly outside of this slow start up.

Ran the Dell support check and came up with an Error 4COO:021D. The seconds register is not updating. The part may be bad or the 32KHz crystal might not be functioning.

Any ideas what that means and which part or how to fix?

A:Window Xp - Slow to Boot Up (start up screen load long)

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Is it possible to duel boot Window XP and Window 7?

If yes then which way is best?

Install Window XP first and then Window 7

Install Window 7 first and then Window XP


A:Is it possible to duel boot Window XP and Window 7?

The best way is to install oldest OS first, as illustrated in this excellent tutorial: Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and XP

If you already have Win7 installed, use Method Two in tutorial, but use EasyBCD 2.0 beta to add Win7 to boot menu.

If this fails, boot Win7 DVD repair console or Repair CD, click through to Startup Repair to run repeatedly until Win7 starts again, then install Easy in Win7 to add XP, accept offered boot files, Save, restart.

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Issue in IE11:

when parent window had a alert triggered, that makes the child window lose focus and go behind


There is a button in parent page (domain A) and on click of the button Popup window (Domain B) will open and child window will communicate back to parent window. when parent window had a alert triggered, that makes the child window lose focus and go behind
only in IE11 browser.

IE edge and other browsers we can see the popup window on top of the parent window. 

is there any fix to retain popup window on top of parent window until user closes the popup(child) window.

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Hello more knowledgeable person than myself. I've been having trouble trying to get my computer to boot; I'd noticed a drop in performance (still unsure why) so decided to boot up in safe mode and poke around - it was not my original intention to install Advanced SystemCare 5.3.0 but somehow it happened. I ran the 'deep-care' utility and everything was working fine, my computer rebooted and performed a disk check: there weren't any errors that I can remember apart from [something along the lines of] 60 reparse files. Following this my computer restarted and Windows failed to load, restarting to show my startup repair - this isn't the first time this has happened, a similar thing occurred following previous attempts at boosting speed, though before I was able to get Windows up and running using an Ubuntu installation disk, although I still don't understand why - no need to say that it didn't work this time.
Startup repair refuses to work and my system restore points have vanished; I would try doing a repair install if I had a copy of the disk. I built the computer myself a few months back, borrowing a Windows 7 installation disk from a friend (who has now lost said disk), startup repair does tell me something about 'Problem Signatures' which are included below:
Problem Signature:
Problem Event Name: StartupRepairOffline
Problem Signature 01: 6.1.7600.16.385
Problem Signature 02: 6.1.7600.16.385
Problem Signature 03: Unknown
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A:Windows fails to boot, startup repair fails to fix

Quote: Originally Posted by nomtree

Hello more knowledgeable person than myself. I've been having trouble trying to get my computer to boot; I'd noticed a drop in performance (still unsure why) so decided to boot up in safe mode and poke around - it was not my original intention to install Advanced SystemCare 5.3.0 but somehow it happened. I ran the 'deep-care' utility and everything was working fine, my computer rebooted and performed a disk check: there weren't any errors that I can remember apart from [something along the lines of] 60 reparse files. Following this my computer restarted and Windows failed to load, restarting to show my startup repair - this isn't the first time this has happened, a similar thing occurred following previous attempts at boosting speed, though before I was able to get Windows up and running using an Ubuntu installation disk, although I still don't understand why - no need to say that it didn't work this time.
Startup repair refuses to work and my system restore points have vanished; I would try doing a repair install if I had a copy of the disk. I built the computer myself a few months back, borrowing a Windows 7 installation disk from a friend (who has now lost said disk), startup repair does tell me something about 'Problem Signatures' which are included below:
Problem Signature:
Problem Event Name: StartupRepairOffline
Problem Signature 01: 6.1.7600.16.385
Problem Signa... Read more

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There are several issues with my computer right now, here i am disappointed, famished and desperate for the aid of this forum.

- My monitor trips, like it goes blank for 2-3 seconds randomly (could be an hardware issue)

- My computer even though on SSD is slow at times

- I had 3 other hard drives and one of them was ancient and contained bad sectors so i have disconnected it, which improved my PC but the two others, one of them is relatively old and one is a brand new one, what happens is, my PC at times would crash and then PC fails to reboot from the SSD and accesses old drives for windows which have none, therefore, I cannot boot, in order to fix it, I have to open my PC, disconnect my hard drives so the only remaining is SSD and restart my PC which where the boot actually happens and then i reconnect my other drives again, this happens after every few days? ??????? >.<

- Thirdly, I am using a Samsung 27' monitor and I do not know what is wrong with all of this, i cannot enter bios, it presents me with a blank screen, so I cannot re-install windows too, I have windows written on a USB drive too and it gives me a strange error that my drives are some other type, whereas initially I have installed the windows from that very USB.

I spend decent money to get this pc made, but.... =( help.

Also my start button isn't responding and "My Computer" doesn't appear on my desktop.


2016-04-03 18:27:33 -------- d-sh--w- ... Read more

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I have tried just about everything I could find on how to fix failed window updates.  So far, nothing has worked.  I'd be willing to try a second or even third time in some solutions if someone is willing to help.
At the moment, the failed updates are:
Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 Service Pack 1 for x64-based Systems (KB2976627)
Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB2868626)
Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB2871997)
Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB2973351)
Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB2993651)
Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB2973337)
Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems

A:Window Update Fails

Do they failed instantaneously or when installing. You might have to split them up try 3 at a time  

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I posted this topic on the XP forum


The moderator determined I might hace a virus and closed the tipic and asked me to post on this forum.

Can boot to a non functional desktop, mouse and keyboard do not respond
Can boot to SAFE MODE (F8). IE8 is fully functional in safe mode.

Would appreciate help in solving this problem


Suggestions for next troubleshooting steps appreciated.
FOR REFERENCE Here is a brief history from the previous post

Here is the original problem statement and the results ( refer to the original post for full details)

Suggestions for the next steps appreciated

I have a problem with IE8. My system is Windows XP PRO SP3. My current version of IE8 is: IE8.0.6001.19702.XPSP3_gdr.120411-1615.
Problem: IE8 open OK and can access new web sites in the CURRENT, opening window.
When I pull down FILE and select New Window OR select CTRL-N OR CTRL ?T a new windows tries to start, but IE ?hangs? and never finishes opening the new window. The task bar at the bottom on the screen shows the new window and the first opening window. I can right click on the new window icon in the bottom task bar, then click on CLOSE. Some times the new window closes, sometimes not. Also right click on the opening window and select CLOSE ? Sometimes the new window closes, sometimes the opening window closes along with IE8 clo... Read more

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I am using Windows Vista Home Premium 32-Bit. I keep getting Error Code 8007000B downloading windows updates. I tried going to the command prompt, running as an admin and typing in "fsutil resource setautoreset true C:\" and reboot but I still cannot download updates. please help!

A:Window Update Fails

Originally Posted by panueloh


I am using Windows Vista Home Premium 32-Bit. I keep getting Error Code 8007000B downloading windows updates. I tried going to the command prompt, running as an admin and typing in "fsutil resource setautoreset true C:\" and reboot but I still cannot download updates. please help!

Hello panueloh,
No answer yet, but a question : Wht wouldn't you let vista do it's updating automatically ?

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When I disconnect an RDC session, the window just goes black and stays open. It disconnects OK, but the window remains. To close it, I have to use Task Manager. At one point I had 5 black RDC windows open. Anyone else having this issue? I have been Googling around and am not seeing anyone else with this.

A:RDC window fails to close

Nope. Even if I use Task Manager in the RDC session, on the computer I am Remoting into, and select Shut Down when the remote system shuts down the RDC window closes.

So it is a problem on your specific system that is causing this problem. It is Not a Feature.

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I have a Yoga 710 15IKB. I did a recent firmware update, followed by installing win 10 updates as well as the DVD player 18.  All was working fine until I rebooted. At this point It went to the Keybaord blue window, where I selected US.It gave me two options Troubshoot and Turn off PC. I ran the troubleshoot and tried "StartUP Repair" and it failed. Tried Go back to Previous version and it failed. Tried system image recovery which also failed because it could not find a restore image.  At my wits end.  I don't have a recovery disk.

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Hello all,
Here's the story.
Built a computer three yrs back- bought components from Fry's and had them assemble the unit.
Everything is clicking along pretty well and here we are and I want to format an external hard drive and am unable to get the COmputer Management window to appear. Here's my key sequence:
COntrol Panel, Administrative Tools,  COmputer Management, permission box, YES, wait - wait - wait - nothing happens.
Interesting to note: COntrol Panel, Administrative Tools, COmputer Management, permission box,
show details, program location c:\windows\system32\mmc.exe
My reciept clearly shows a 64 bit OS (WIn 7) But the Microsoft OEM OS disk is a 32 bit version.
Control Panel, System, :I7-3820 CPU @ 3.60GHz,  RAM: 16.0 GB,
System Type: 64 bit Operating System.
SO, DId the salesman grab the wrong package? - Is this why the management window fails to execute?
Any help will be appreciated.

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I have installed window 8 on my desktop. Before July 29, 2016, I have upgraded it to window 10. now I had some issue in my system. I have formatted the system but now I am fail to upgrade again for window 10. May I upgrade it again? If yes, what is the
link and processor to upgrade the same?

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I bought the new M-Audio Mobile Pre and installed the CD with the drivers. A warning said this software does not pass Windows Logo Testing and may experience errors. Well it did. There is simply no audio driver active on My Windows XP 2002. When I check my Hardware all the drivers are active and in use. I used the M-Audio on another computer and it worked fine. The cables are in the usb port. When I goto my audio Devices I cannot even highlight the output device because it is inactive, even though the hardware says it's active. I'm normally pretty good at this. Not sure what is happening. Can anyone help?

A:Driver Fails window Logo Testing :(

What OS are you running? If it is Windows 2000, then the driver may not be 100% ok on it. If it is XP, then I suggest you post in the XP area (this is "Windows 2000 Pro / NT Workstation Support" area).

Most "new" products do not support Windows 2000 any longer, and while most of them work, there can be differences. Also, were there any other third-party audio drivers installed when you tried to install this one? If so, that could be an issue. I would uninstall ALL related driver software, shut down the machine and remove the new hardware. Boot the machine, wait till everything has settled, and shut the machine down again. Install the new hardware. When you boot the machine again, it will tell you "new hardware detected" and ask for the drivers. If that does not work, not sure what to suggest, assuming you've alreacy checked Device Manager for any conflicts, except that for any new product, the company should offer support (I know some don't, but they should).

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I have been trying to pinpoint this problem for a little shy of a week now. I have a custom built desktop which was running windows 7 Ultimate when it started to have troubles shutting down and booting up. It would fail to shut down and the windows start up would either get stuck for awhile(on the screen that is showing the logo) or it would not start up at all. Hoping that it would solve the problem I reinstalled windows and am now running windows 7 Professional but the problem is still not fixed, It still gets stuck on the start up Just wondering if anyone could help me find the cause of this problem as it is very frustrating. My computer specs are: EVGA 123-YW-E175-A1 LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 750i SLI FTW ATX Intel Motherboard, Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Kentsfield 2.4GHz LGA 775 Quad-Core Processor, EVGA GeForce 9800 GTX+ Graphics card, Rosewill RX630-S-B 630W PFC.

Any help would be great. To add, it will also not start in safe mode and the cd/dvd drive does not always read discs, this leads me to believe it is a motherboard problem.

A:Windows Fails to start, Start up repair does not launch.

Start with these free diagnostics: Hardware Diagnostics
Let us know the results and we'll move on from there.

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Attempting to backup up even a single folder containing a single file results in a Windows 7 Pro SP1 error

    BitLocker Drive Encryption cannot be used because critical
    BitLocker system lies are missing or corrupted. Use
    Windows Startup Repair to restore these filess to your

    Backup tIne: 12/31/2015 12:36 PM
    Backup location: USB30FD (E:)
    Error code: Ox8031004A                             
The folder to be backed up is in the C: root directory and is not in the Windows 7 Library.

Creating and running a Windows Startup Repair Disk has no effect.

How does one restore missing or corrupted BitLocker files in Windows 7 Pro SP1 so that a Windows backup can be made?


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Flex3-1480.  System updated to Creator update on 20 June.  Touch Screens fails.  Checked device manager.  Tried below recommendationsFind the Touch screen driver under Mice and Other Pointing Devices > USB Touchscreen Controller(A111). >>> USB Touch screen controller not present.If the feature is still not back, open Device Manager -> Human Interface Devices. Right-click HID compliant touch screen, then uninstall. >>>> HID complient  touch screen not listedOr if you cannot locate any USB Touchscreen Controller(A111), please try to look for an option called "USB Root Hub (xHCI)" under USB Controllers or Universal Serial Bus. If it was labeled as disabled >>>> not disabled.

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I am missing Window installer (to run *.msi), how to repair it? I run Dr.Web CureIt, found a virus, restart the computer. Without my knowledge the recovery system was turn off!

A:Repair Window XP installation

Because of missing window installer, I cannot repair my AutoCAD program, which missing some palette.

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Yesterday. I came across this on a pc:
The exception unknown software exception (0xc0000409) occurred in the application at location 0x6976db5f

during repair installation of window xp pro. now it is stuck in a loop of repairing. I made a image of the current pc (sadly, i forgot to make a backup of the pc BEFORE I did any repairs). I mounted the image into a virtual machine (cause i thought if it a hardware failure, I can fix it in vmware and reimage it onto a new pc) but it doing the same thing at the same point right after registering components.

Any Help?

A:Error during repair of window xp pro.

Check the drive and the memory.

Free Hard Drive Testing Applications:

HD Tune
MHDD Low-level Diagnostics
Bootable Hitachi Drive Fitness Test Floppy or CD Image (works on most drives)

Hard Drive Manufacturers' Diagnostic Utilities Links:


Microsoft Memory Test (floppy or CD ISO image)

Download this zip file:

Memtest Download

Unzip it. Put a floppy in your drive. Click on Install in the unzipped folder. It will ask what drive. Usually, A:

When done, put the floppy in your machine and start it. The memory test will start automatically. Let it run through all the tests (or all night).

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Hi everyone,

First I want to say that I am not very computer savvy, so I may not understand some advice that may be given.

I work for a company that controls their whole computer system, so I cannot just go in and work on my computer, the IT department has to do that. There is a certain fishing forum which I like to visit and about a month and a half ago (I have visited before and never had a problem) when I visited it I was infected with the Windows XP Repair virus, which wiped out my harddrive. Our IT department was able to retrieve everything. Not knowing at the time that it came from this certain site, I logged back onto it about a week later and immediately the same thing happened again. I didn't visit the site for about 3 or 4 weeks and finally got brave again. As soon as I logged on it happened again.

I have informed the site Administrators and they said they have received some other complaints also, but they have run all kinds of checks and cannot find anything on their site.

I have watched my IT department use Malwarebytes and even TDSSKILLER was used this last time to get my pc back up. Is there something that can be done so I can visit this site or is it a problem they are going to have to solve first? I do not have any problem on other sites, just this one. Thanks.

A:Window XP Repair virus

Greeting. I am the admin of the fishing site mchunter is talking about. I am seeking help to assure my members I don't have any virus issues.

Like you, I am using IP.Board 3.05. I sent in a trouble ticket and the IT guys scanned the forum and said it was clean. I have also asked my server IT people as well as the co-owner of the site (http://ozarkanglers.com), he is an IT person as well, and he can't find any problem with the site.

As for the rest of the site, I use Mamba. I am the only person with access to the admin section.

Do you have any suggestions for me?


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How do you do a repair on Windows XP sp 3? I have a system that is hanging more and more frequently.

A:Solved: Repair on window xp sp3?

Before you attempt a repair or reinstall, can you be more specific as to what you mean when you say your computer is "hanging"?


Can you give us specs on your computer?

Brand name, model name, model number

Laptop or desktop

Processor type and speed

Amount of RAM

Size of hard drive and amount of free space


We might want you to post a HijackThis log here, but hold off on that for now.


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Hi guys,

I have been having quite an issue for a while now. The issue is to do with my wireless printer. Basically it is the second one I have had (HP B110 series). Printer is installed wirelessly and works at the time of installing the drivers. However, if I want to print the next day the printer does not come out of an offline status. I have to then reinstall the drivers once more.
I have been onto HP support twice and they have said that my windows services have been corrupted and they want 59.99 to fix this, WTF. Anyway, I do think that they maybe right as this is the second printer I have had and also running services.msg does show some inconsistent service status i.e. stopped, not running, etc. So my questions is if these services can be re installed or fixed somehow ?

many thanks.

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 32 bit
Processor: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5300 @ 2.60GHz, x64 Family 6 Model 23 Stepping 10
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 1789 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 7100 / NVIDIA nForce 630i, 256 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 476929 MB, Free - 425630 MB;
Motherboard: Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd., GA-73PVM-S2
Antivirus: Lavasoft Ad-Watch Live! Anti-Virus, Disabled

A:repair of window services

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Good morning, please i got to office this morning and my office desktop showing me Startup Repair, i tried repair, diagnose many and even restore non of this works and i have documents on my desktop i save yesterday dont want to loose them.....please i need help.

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I've got a new dual Xeon SuperMicro X9DAi box box with 128GB Crucial ECC RAM with a Titan and a Corsair AX1200i.

After installing all the drivers (latest motherboard BIOS, latest nVidia drivers, chipset drivers) & all Microsoft updates, I noticed that dragging any window across the screen was jerky and was leaving trails.

My first testing was on a 2560 x 1440 DELL U2713HM connected thru Display Port.

I've also tried DVI connectors with two other monitors, it acts the same.

Here are the logs from my Windows Experience, which fails with the useful error msg of 'The Windows Experience Index for your system could not be computed. Could not measure system memory performance."

Dragging a window on my 3 year old X8DAE with a GTX-580 is flawless. This box is about 3x faster and the video card is 2 generations later?

1186340 (3160) - winsat\logging.cpp:0815: --- START 2013\4\14 21:42:08 PM ---
1186340 (3160) - winsat\main.cpp:4301: Command Line = "C:\Windows\system32\winsat.exe" formal -cancelevent 80aa14d0-d7c1-42af-92d3-492a75bb5624
1186340 (3160) - winsat\processwinsaterror.cpp:0095: ERROR: tried to read resource strings, unknown exception occured
1186340 (3160) - winsat\main.cpp:4474: > IsFormal=TRUE IsMoobe=FALSE.
1186387 (3160) - winsat\main.cpp:4585: Watch dog system enabled
1186387 (3160) - winsat\main.cpp:4600: Main watch dog timer set to 600.0 seconds
1186450 (3160) - winsat\main.cpp:2505: > DWM not running.
1186450 (3160) - winsat\main.cpp... Read more

A:new GTX-Titan box fails 'Windows Experience' & has jerky window drags?

I never update a brand new PC until I've tried it out of the box for a day or two, so I have some baseline comparison, performance wise.

Never heard of that hardware, so I am going to surmise that you need to fall back on the video and the chipset drivers and see if those work, based on those winsat messages, that is where I would begin.

Wondering if you need very specific drivers, and not just the normal Nvidia suite when upgrading that new monster card, that would mess ya up for sure if the case.

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So, i went to turn on my pc the other day and it went to automatic repair and told me the issue could not be solved "log file: D:\Windows\System32\Logfiles\Srt\SrtTrail.txt ". I have tried to refresh my pc and it says "the drive where windows is installed is locked". I have tried to resent my pc and it says "unable to reset pc. A required drive partition is missing." My pc is relativly new so i have not yet created a restore point. I have a USB with windows 8 on it, however the disc i used to download windows 8 is not with me. I also have my product key for windows. I have tried to go into advanced options and change my startup settings however when i click restart the computer just goes right back to the automatic repair. Im not really sure what to do at this point.

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Please help me, my dell vostro laptop has some issues with speed over time now; I did some speed boosting through YouTube info, later I didn't know what happened that the PC cannot boot again.
I tried all means to do system startup repair but to no avail. I tried reinstalling the OS with the back up recovery disc, it didn't work too.
What can I do?

A:Window 7 failed to do Startup Repair

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i can only open my pc in safe mode??? how come this problem occur??

A:how to repair window 7 home basic

Hello Zamrey, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might check to see if you may be able to do step 2 (Method Two) or step 4 (Method Three) in the tutorial below to boot back into normal mode.

Safe Mode

If not, then any additional details (ex: error messages) that you can add about your issue may help further with this.

Hope this helps,

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i have window star up repair prb .after i changing the processor number and maximum memory setting at system configuration.it keep pop out when i start my laptop,i cant access the window now,and i cant press the F8 oso,it hv nothing when i press it.can some 1 help me?

toshiba l755-w7 hb-32bit
4gb ram

A:window startup repair problem

Hello jo,

If you have the installation CD, you can attempt to access it from there: Start your computer from a Windows 7 installation disc or USB flash drive

Can you press Delete or another key instead of F8 to get into the BIOS? See this, Option 2: System Recovery Options

Is there a way to reset you BIOS with the push of a button (CMOS)? If not, look up ways to reset the BIOS by removing all power and its battery.

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I have a problem with my com, I don't have any system repair dis, I can't open my window 7, How sahll I do? Can anyone help ?

A:How do I do if Window can't repair the computer automaticaly

You could try a repair install to keep all of your programs/data in tact:
Repair Install

Or you could do a complete, clean reinstall:
Clean Install Windows 7

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