Question about Compaq Presario S6000NX (DQ178A#ABA) PC Desktop
The computer will turn on a boot all the way to the windows loading screen then it gives me a screen that is blue and says something i cant read because it restarts. i have reformated and it will go through the whole process of reinstalling windows but when the installation is complete and the computer resets to start xp it will do the same thing again. i've never had a problem with this computer until now. now i am on an old emachine 533. please help!!
To solve this will require more information from you. The Blue screen is Windows way of telling you that it has a driver issue with a basic component, usually your video card. Did you recently make any hardware changes? If so please let me know what was changed.
When windows first boots, you can repeatedly press the F8 key until you see a menu giving you choices of windows booting. You need to select Safe Mode. Safe mode should allow you to at least boot without a blue screen. The blue screen could also be cause by a virus or other software.
Microsoft has a description of Safe mode here;
but here is a quick snippet
To use a Safe Boot option, follow these steps:
Posted on Dec 13, 2008
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