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It should find most of the problems.If not, continue.The following is an expansion of my troubleshooting tips in the breadboarding link in the "Cannot boot" thread.I have tested the following beep Well, when it did reboot, the BIOS has the "Boot from CD: . . . ." message, which usually means press any key if you want to boot from CD. Ask ! At this point, the system should POST successfully (a single short beep). this content

If not I'll just get a new motherboard and processor (quad-core upgrade, here I come).Sounds like all I really can do at this point, eh? Copy if from the 'good' pc intoi the same location on your HDD and then put it the HDD back in your pc. PierreLaporteMar 5, 2011, 8:35 PM I read through it before posting (in the appropriately named read here first thread).Mine's a bit of a strange problem compared to those ones. Try removing it from the laptop to help narrow down the problem.

Computer Won't Boot Past Bios Splash Screen

Boot from the Windows installation disc and select ‘Repair your computer', then choose ‘System Image Recovery'. I bought and put in a new drive. john-boy Hard Drive Support 14 01-23-2011 02:21 PM Windows won't boot past 'Verifying DMI pool data' Hi Guys, hope you can help with this. Please tell me if it's right because I don't want to grab a new card to find it doesn't work!

A likely culprit is your memory. Report nez- Apr 16, 2010 at 04:01 PM what key? Report PDUB- Mar 16, 2009 at 03:28 PM I wasn't comfy with existing version so I actually did new install of OS on a different HD and it worked. Computer Won't Boot Into Bios Suggestions that I have gotten that may be of help from this thread. *Take MB battery out to clear Bios *Take HD off system and see if it is recognized by

I didn't explain myself clearly, I apologize for that. Then XP would load to the welcome screen, and the next screen it shows is the background (just before you would choose which ID to login under) it never loads past Report Needhelp- Jan 27, 2010 at 09:55 AM Just read your post. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/how-to/laptop/pc-startup-wont-proceed-further-than-bios-screen-3372019/ So the hard ware is ok.

if u figured out how to fix it email me at Email Id removed for security plz! Computer Won't Boot Past Windows Logo I tried unplugging the HD, still the same issue. However, I found that when I fired it up, everything seemed to power up just fine, all the fans went, the heatsink, the GPU... e.g.

Pc Stuck In Bios

I shipped it to myself and this weekend I tried to put it together again. http://www.giantbomb.com/forums/off-topic-31/computer-wont-load-past-bios-480701/ And if that doesn't work, a full wipe and reinstall. Computer Won't Boot Past Bios Splash Screen This didn't change the outcome. Computer Boots To Bios Only you can install an arsenal of highly rated Anti-virus/Anti-Spyware Tools from http://www.download.com on your SPARE (WHO NEEDS ACTIVATION?

Report Will- Aug 16, 2009 at 09:30 AM I'm haveing the same problem I was wondering if you found a solution if so can you let me know. Thanks alot! 02-02-2011, 08:42 AM #4 dai TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: Jul 2004 Location: west australia Posts: 78,002 OS: win 7 32x 64x rtm check the hard If possible, check the hard drive by connecting it to another computer. Install Malware Bytes - http://www.cnet.com/1770-5_1-0.html?query=malware+bytes&tag=srch 3. Computer Won't Boot Past Asus Screen

A quick easy solution would be to just replace the HDD .They are cheaper then getting a computer tech to look at it. It's possible I guess. turned out to be a grounding problem when in the case Yup all working, must have been something shorting it, still not sure why, theres nothing touching the case that should When separated from comp on different workstation, my 'troubled' HD was recognized and we ran both a virus and ad-aware program.

If I could just get my hands around the neck of the guys who do this stuff I am sure I would have plenty of grateful visitors to my prison cell. Not Booting To Bios it just freezes and stops working. LepukeFollowForum Posts: 343Wiki Points: 179Followed by: 0Reviews: 1 Lists: 1#6 Edited by Lepuke (343 posts) - 5 years, 11 months agoSo you can or can't get into bios setup now?

Restart the computer, and it should be working.

Get the answer WR2Mar 5, 2011, 8:45 PM Does your new case have a speaker hooked up to the motherboard? I saw this on PC Advisor and thought you should see it too. Problem 1 solved. Laptop Wont Boot Past Bios Need to tell a virus that is in your programs that some time is not deteced which when as soon as it has done its damage to the HD no going

Yeah its FREE!!! I could shut down, but never properly attain the desktop. Good luck Report RB10- Jan 23, 2010 at 02:49 PM GDUB, What you described on Jul 26, 2009 at 9:14:20 pm BST is EXACTLY what happened with my computer. eventually i just hit a bunch of keys in anger and the damn thing asked me what i wanted to boot (i selected the sata drive) and since then all has

this one is serious and nothing to mess with Helpful +0 Report eb Aug 20, 2008 at 01:31 AM I have the same problem, but I have the disk and correct I click the only profile to load. I got infected with the antivirus 360 and that is when my nightmare began. Report cher› Weed - Apr 10, 2009 at 09:10 PM I have had these problems and more with pc's.

I would personally ride over 2 their house and do it. (Love my pushies, I race downhill :D) I don't know what they think they're trying to proove. the keyboard is PS2.. PierreLaporteMar 5, 2011, 8:23 PM Hello,I've recently moved to Australia from the states. In the absence of a single short beep, they also do not indicate that the system is booting.At this point, you can sort of check the PSU.

Helpful +4 Report Weed Mar 17, 2009 at 08:45 AM PDUB, Thanks for the thorough response. If the laptop appears to be working but the drive isn't functioning, you'll need to buy a new hard drive. DON'T BOTHER WITH LINUX! Please if you get an answer email as soon as you can and I'll do the same.

i had a similar issue. A new hard drive will not install Win XP from the full install disk. (SP2). use each Program after the other to scan your ORIGINAL Hard Drive (by hooking it up as a SLAVE on your System).. RB10 Helpful +1 Report CMAC Jul 27, 2009 at 01:19 PM Have you tried booting into safe mode?

I'm dumbfounded here. WR2Mar 6, 2011, 9:30 AM Thats about it. As a side note, I have a fair amount of experience and have reinstalled Windows on dozens of machines, but I am not an expert or even a veteran by any Other BIOS' may be different, but they all use a single short beep for a successful POST.Breadboard - that will help isolate any kind of case problem you might have.http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/262730-31-breadboardingBreadboard with

If this is still working try adding new components 1 at a time and testing for POST after each addition.  I'm not sure what to suggest if that doesn't work, but Measure between the colored wires and either chassis ground or the black wires. Get free tech support in theHelproom Forum. A CCM membership gives you access to additional options.