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Presasiof500 will not start

I've had my laptop for a year and a half and today i was doing standerd updates. everything went fine installing then the hole computer locked up, nothing worked. The power button did i held it down till it cut off. When i go to turn it on now it trys to start up but gets stopped and says it is unable to start. then it trys to fix itself and then says unable to fix and shutsdown.

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  • Vern Haynes
    Vern Haynes May 11, 2010

    Have you tried starting in safe mode??
    Hit F8 as soon as the first screen comes up, then select safe mode from the menu list. If it is able to boot into safe mode, let me know.



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Hit F8 and then select Last Known Good Configuration

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