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Gave your directions one more try and it went through. My best guess is that windows is now stuck in trying to boot up in safe mode but thats based solely on the course of events. I have a Toshiba laptop and like one of the contributors, had to press F2 really quickly to get the process startedl. That goes for almost everything in life, and there’s no getting around it. Check This Out

steve worked cheers Joeblow Will a windows xp pro disk work if I have xp home on the computer Benjamin I'm not a tech person, and I'm also not trying to Jonathan Kushner When I hit ‘r' in the windows installation session, it replies that it isnt the ASR disk. Did exactly as said in this article and it worked like a charm! REMOVE ANY NEWLY INSTALLED HARD DRIVES OR HARD DRIVE CONTROLLERS. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/bsod-cant-access-safe-mode.143318/

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Reply Andrew Harward on October 5, 2007 at 9:26 pm Before trashing your broken drive, it's a good idea to check whether it's still under warranty, as most manufacturers provide at I get the same. Can't change any settings, do tests etc. plz Report Ambucias 39053Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration date ModeratorStatus March 7, 2017 Last seen - Aug 19, 2011 at 04:47 AM @manogna It's perfect.

  • I got to the screen with various "safe mode" options, all of which led to the same Unmountable Boot Volume error.
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  • Expresscom2000 I have been experiencing the same problem for the 2nd time in 3 months.I think the problem is the microsoft operating system.I can't afford to keep paying people to repair
  • For a full list of parameters type chkdsk /?

Feb 22, 2010 #3 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 See How to recover your folders/files when Windows won’t boot Feb 22, 2010 #4 Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: It may be missing some recently added files and settings, but at least you’ll get the majority of your work back. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Windows 7 Startup Repair Not Working It keeps track of the % completed, but it is not evenly spread, and a couple times I worried it had failed halfway through the process.

I was going to say that TestDisk might have been a last ditch option but I thought you had a few more hours of data recovery. I'm hella happy my computer is back. I couldn't. ive tried the drive diagnostic and it says it passes.

KindredWarr, Jan 22, 2011 #12 sach2 Major Geek Extraordinaire I'm going to look at the bootable version in the next half an hour. Windows 7 Won't Boot Past Welcome Screen Anonymous I have the restore CDs for my Sony Vaio. Lars Holmstrom "chkdsk /R c:" worked for me in Win7, even after the "Startup Repair" options attempted its own checkdisk a few times and finally stated that it could not solve that's the problem,, it doesnt come with administrator password Fred thank you so much it worked.

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Joan I could never get the blue screen off to follow any directions, until I read and followed yours. https://www.pcmech.com/article/hard-drive-failure-warnings-and-solutions/ Thanks 😉 Denver Thank you very, you sir is exactly what i wanna be like when i grow up, u saved me alot of trouble..thank you once more paul Thank you Windows 7 Won't Start melfin thank you a lot!!! Windows 7 Won't Boot Black Screen Hours of fallout3, days of call of duty 4 and 5, and mods upon mods for half life 2 , doom 3 my list is endless. :[ Should i start reinstalling

Generally speaking, if you can't get to the BIOS, it's a Keyboard problem or a motherboard problem. am i gonna lose all d stuff or data??? John Thank you worked as you said. solved Computer won't start up with hard drives plugged in on new PSU but works with old PSU Can't find your answer ? Windows 7 Won't Boot In Safe Mode

You know, that's exactly what I was hoping for when I came here.. Neil Excellent advice thank you so much! 🙂 Prakaz Thanks a lot worked for me!!!!!! Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT this contact form How do I perform these steps if I cant see anything?!?!

After the process is done, type fixboot and hit Enter to repair any damaged boot files which may have become corrupted. Windows 7 Won't Start Startup Repair What do I do next? Linux uses different names for hard drives.

After my pc BSOD'd my pc wouldn't boot up, windows 7 couldn't repair or even find any restore points.

I don't think I will find any magic bullet it is just that those screen grabs sure look like this should have been an easy recovery. I then hit boot from cd. Answer Y to check the disk the next time that the system restarts. 6. Windows 7 Not Booting Black Screen I've fixed this error several times using Seagate SeaTools for Dos, available from the SeaGate website.

u guys might wanna try bootcfg /rebuild too Anonymous THANK YOU, THANK YOU! Once you have your backup safe and sound, you can decide to continue using the drive as is… or replacing it. Good luck y'all! On Windows, it’s a little bit different.

lgcc thank you very much. If you can get to a commend prompt, do a repair:chkdsk /rWhen prompted after you enter that command hit the "enter" key, then type the letter 'y' and hit the "enter" At the time when it starts, start tapping F2 or Delete key or F8 which ever key assigned by your computer manufacturer to enter into BIOS. I have said before it will break the hardrive.

Defragging isnt persay a must on xp/vista but for data security it is on any os and it will increase hd speed as ur index files will get smaller, and identical edward replace your hard disk,the boot sector is corrupted. Erika Thank you - this website saved my dell …I kept getting the blue screen - would not re-boot from cd-rom, to get into the recovery console. Last edited: Jan 22, 2011 KindredWarr, Jan 22, 2011 #10 sach2 Major Geek Extraordinaire I will test PW out on an old drive.

every time i start my computer screen shows - press f1 to continue, del to enter setup. Still stuck? Join the community here, it only takes a minute. I've tried all the tricks.

If downloaded file is of .iso type, use ImgBurn: http://www.imgburn.com/ to burn .iso file to a CD (select "Write image file to disc" option), and make the CD bootable. Currently reading Six Windows 7 Nightmares (and How to Fix Them) Running your business on Windows can be downright scary. I am not able to take the back up from the system because is always freezes. Is it possible to use anyone else's windows xp installation cd to fix my computer?

Several functions may not work. sach2, Jan 22, 2011 #13 KindredWarr Private E-2 sach2 said: ↑ I don't think I will find any magic bullet it is just that those screen grabs sure look like this I've got Windows XP. Especially since scanning with minitools so I can pull stuff off the drive takes a couple of hours before I can get to work on it.