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Computer keeps restarting itself

On November`28,`2008 a fuse blew in my apt. Once the power was returned and I turned my computer on I noticed that when it would boot up it would not go past the Windows loading screen before it would automatically restart itself, and it keeps restarting itself. Can you help me?????

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If you are running XP, try starting in the Safe Mode. To access this, at AC power on, start tapping the F8 key; this should bring up a short text menu that gives you the Safe Mode option. If F8 doesn't work, try F5.
If you can get your desktop, open the Start menu, then All programs, then Accessories, then System Tools, then System restore.
If you have had your Restore feature turned on (it is by default) you chouls be offered the chance to restore your system to an earlier date. These will be shown on a calendar in bold if there are earlier backups available 
Choose a date a couple of days before your fuse blew. This restore routine does not lose any work of yours, but essentially checks and replaces corrupt system files and your settings before the roof fell in.

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