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My computer wont boot

It goes straight to startup repair then gives an error message asking if i added a music player etc.

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  • barakzai7 Dec 28, 2008

    i tried all that stuff in the end i just used product recovery i didn't have much on there anyway thank u tho

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Start your computer and press F8 to get into safe mode. The go to the Device manager and find your sound card. Right click on it and disable it and then reboot to normal, see if that does the trick,

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