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Windows XP won't boot

Dimension 3100 was fine...came back to it to find a blue screen. Restarted it and now all I get on the monitor is

Intel(r) 915G/915GV/910GL Accelerated SVGA BIOS
Build Number....etc etc
DECOMPILATION OR DISASSEMBLY PROHIBITED
Copyright etc etc

I've tried restarting pressing F12, F8 and F2 but nothing

Any idea what might be wrong. Much appreciated

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  • mbhume Dec 16, 2008

    I'm not getting a blue screen at all now. Just a black one with the message above

  • mbhume Dec 16, 2008

    No beep codes either

  • vernando008 May 11, 2010

    When you switch on the pc,do you see any writing on screen before you get the blue screen.And do you get any beep codes?

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It turns out it was the memory. This is the second major problem I've had with memory in 28 months.

Not very impressive, Dell.

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Sorry for my bad english

the problem may be your hardisk data cable.change your hardisk data cable.and also try this, remove ram memory and clean it and restore.  

Posted on Dec 17, 2008

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