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My computer keeps rebooting after if reaches windows xp logo

I have this problem that my computer keeps rebooting after it reaches windows xp logo. i already cleaned the dust and replacing a working hard disk (Thought it was my hard disk that has an error) but still it keeps rebooting. i also tried to cleaned the battery but doesn't fixed my problem.
please help me..........

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  • six_feet_und Oct 05, 2008

    no. i just put my other pc's har drive. it has a windows xp installed


  • six_feet_und Oct 05, 2008

    but fan is working great and i had wrapped all the wiring on it just to make sure that there would be no grounded or open wire. should i try using another power supply on it?

  • six_feet_und Oct 05, 2008

    thank you i will try that sir.........


    i heard from a friend that i should also try to check my ram if it's working. do you think it can also be possible that it can also be reason for my problem?



  • six_feet_und Oct 05, 2008

    i'll try all you've suggested then i'll let you know the results

    thank you very much!


  • Chris Callo
    Chris Callo May 11, 2010

    I am little confused here , you said you swapped out the hard-drive....so did you re-install Windows on the new hard drive?

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I also have this same problem about a constant reboot of computer and what I did is I replace the Power Supply and everything is already working , becauise this problem can be link in failing power supply already...

Hope that helps..............

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  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil Oct 05, 2008

    Yes, I really recommend you trying a different power supply since I had the same problem before and replacing the power supply fix it...

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil Oct 05, 2008

    Yes, that can also be a problem, actually the most common reasonf or this problem is first the power supply, then RAM and lastly the processor..



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