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But not to worry, can you check the msconfig screen if it has a boot tab. Check "Hide Microsoft Services" and then disable the rest. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Several functions may not work. this content

It's windows XP pro. Which I so much appreciated. by Coryphaeus / December 10, 2010 8:13 AM PST In reply to: screen freezes 1.) Boot to Safe Mode. Make sure it maintains the same name, otherwise the fix will fail. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-xp-home-sp3-wont-boot-only-boots-in-safe-mode.187808/

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The tool will make a log on the flashdrive (Fixlog.txt) please post it to your reply. About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Does anyone have any other troubleshooting suggestions for how to resolve this issue?Thanks,Louis Edited by hamluis, 31 August 2010 - 09:45 AM. Regards, Louis Back to top #8 Pandy Pandy Bleepin' Members 9,559 posts OFFLINE Gender:Female Local time:01:49 AM Posted 31 August 2010 - 09:43 PM HI Louistar, are you sure?

Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. If I allow the timer to count down, it freezes at 0. Thanks and Regards,Sujith Back to top #3 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,716 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:12:49 AM Posted 31 August 2010 - 09:46 AM Moving thread to As it deteriorated with time, I can only imagine that the rather ancient hard drive was heating up and was less able to find the neccessary boot files.

Windowsfiles\WINDOWS=Windows XPWindows XP Professional and the countdown timer runs. Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 rotring rotring Members 10 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:India Local time:12:19 PM Posted 31 August 2010 uhaligani, May 15, 2006 #5 Rollin' Rog Joined: Dec 9, 2000 Messages: 45,855 Try doing some clean boot troubleshooting: First, restart in Safe Mode (tap the f8 key promptly on startup Join the community here, it only takes a minute.

i cant access the safe mode in windows xp, in spite of it it goes to the normal mode only Windows XP runs in safe mode only PLS help solved First At this point choosing Yes will do an "over the top" install and at the same time will leave all your personal files and folders intact. No HD activity and black screen. Close out of the message after that, then type in the text services.exe in to the "Search:" text box.

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Please post the report, which will launch or be found at "C:\Combo-Fix.txt" in your next reply. my site They just might be loose. Always Starts In Safe Mode Note too, that many rootkits specifically go after system restore points, so when system restore stops working, that is a red flag. Join the community here, it only takes a minute.

Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. news Dec 4, 2012 #7 darkmark TS Rookie Topic Starter Well, combofix never managed to get past the "Scanning for infected files and folders" part, even after trying all the trouble shooting C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution\Download\51401b498f4675531d9efb941ee01ef3\SP3QFE\services.exe copied successfully to c:\windows\system32\services.exe ==== End of Fixlog ==== I was able to get into windows, but there was an error that occured at the welcome screen, with the buttons This caused the screen to open in the lowest resolution simular to "Safe-Mode".

Dec 4, 2012 #7 darkmark TS Rookie Topic Starter Well, combofix never managed to get past the "Scanning for infected files and folders" part, even after trying all the trouble shooting SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution\Download\51401b498f4675531d9efb941ee01ef3\SP3QFE\services.exe copied successfully to c:\windows\system32\services.exe ==== End of Fixlog ==== I was able to get into windows, but there was an error that occured at the welcome screen, with the buttons have a peek at these guys Please see here for the board rules and other FAQ.

no error message Have tried checkdisk repair runs but no help, have restored to last week settings, no help. Would you like to post a Malwarebytes logfile for a check to see if there might still be some malware present? Do you have Service Pack 2 installed?

I clicked try again and was able to get in like normal.

If you know anybody that is really good with computers you might want to have your computer checked by this person. ozrom1e, May 16, 2006 #9 Bond679 Thread Starter Joined: May 15, 2006 Messages: 20 Yes I have a 'Recovery CD-Rom' from the manufacturer CyberPower I believe I have service pack 2 What do I do? 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Security → Am I infected? Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.

Ask a question and give support. when booting the computer up that now has the hard drive in it and presuming the drive select is set properly and the computer sees the drive then Windows should recognize All rights reserved. check my blog Click both options so that there are checkmarks, click on start.

Start-->run-->msconfig-->On the general tab, make sure normal startup is selected. Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Virus and Malware Removal Today's Posts Windows XP Home SP3 won't boot, only boots in safemode Bydarkmark Dec 3, 2012 When I try to start by Coryphaeus / December 8, 2010 11:41 PM PST In reply to: XP Pro will only start in Safe mode http://www.google.com/search?sourceid=navclient&aq=0&oq=always+starts+in+&ie=UTF-8&rlz=1T4GGLL_enUS385US385&q=always+starts+in+safe+mode Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - well, ah...thanks Fresh Windows XP/Ubuntu won't load.

When I reset, I can run safe mode though things move very slowly on boot and log off.. Register now! See, someties what happens is that the graphics may baffle you and make you feel that you are in safe mode. If you have to do this and want your data off the hard drive you can remove this hard drive and install it in an other computer as a slave drive

I feel for you dude. First I must tell you that I had miss- diagnosed my PC problem due to my Computer literacy or lack of. PC Advisor Phones Smartphone reviews Best smartphones Smartphone tips Smartphone buying advice Smartphone deals Laptops Laptops reviews Laptops tips Best laptops Laptops buying advice Tablets Tablet reviews Best tablets Tablet tips Thanks, Louis Back to top #7 Louistar Louistar Topic Starter Members 9 posts OFFLINE Local time:02:49 AM Posted 31 August 2010 - 07:03 PM Just to let everyone know, I

Select forumWindowsMac OsLinuxOtherSmartphonesTabletsSoftwareOpen SourceWeb DevelopmentBrowserMobile AppsHardwareDesktopLaptopsNetworksStoragePeripheralSecurityMalwarePiracyIT EmploymentCloudEmerging TechCommunityTips and TricksSocial EnterpriseSocial NetworkingAppleMicrosoftGoogleAfter HoursPost typeSelect discussion typeGeneral discussionQuestionPraiseRantAlertTipIdeaSubject titleTopic Tags Select up to 3 tags (1 tag required) CloudPiracySecurityAppleMicrosoftIT EmploymentGoogleOpen SourceMobilitySocial EnterpriseCommunitySmartphonesOperating I was hoping to than use windows update to bring me forward, but get error message 0x8007043c.need to find a copy of a later version of internet explorer, sp2 got me Unless you changed some software or settings recently, I would suspect malware is the root cause of your issue. Can't find your answer ?

If it does boot past where you had gone in the original computer then check other things in your computer. If yes click on that and check if the safeboot option is checked, if checked please uncheck that. The new windows 7 is 64 bit, the other laptops on my network are xp (32) and window 7 (32).now neither laptop can print.