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Computer shut down

1.opened laptop.
2.went on website.
3.when done i closed the laptopthen later i opened it and it got to the start screen then there was a blue sign withwhite writing and then it just shut down and when ever i try to open it .it gives me the blue sign.

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We call it by the BSOD=

Blue Screen Of Death

u need to install a new windows buddy its esat like apiece of cake

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That is called the "blue screen of death". Another words your system crashed. Did you download any software, music, drivers or screen savers? If anything, what exactly did you download. If you just opened a web site, sounds like your may have gotten a virus. Try restarting and try to boot into "safe mode". Run your anti-virus making sure you turn off system restore first and delete all internet temp. files/ cookies/ and history. Delete your recycle bin/ restart and see if that takes care of the problem.
If you still can't boot without the BOD, try doing a system restore to the point before this started. Make sure to turn sys. restore back on once you solve the problem. If the blue screen comes up again, as soon as you see it hit pause on your keyboard and write down what it says; especially the error code; 0x0000008 etc.

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