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Won't get beyond a certain page

When I start up my computer it goes to the page asking me if I want to start it in safe mode or Windows. I click Windows, it starts (you can hear it running) and then returns to that page. Over and over I can not get past it. It almost sounds like it shuts down and then restarts again. Help me! I'm in a on-line course at school. This the worst possible time for this to happen

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Have you tried starting in safe mode? If so what happens?





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