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Toshiba satellite laptop comes on and stays at windows xp page

When turned on, it goes to black screen that asks if we want to start it in safe or normal mode, whatever mode we choose it just goes to the xp screen and the little blue digits keep blinking across the screen

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  • debracg Dec 29, 2008

    I don't believe anything was done to it...but my daughter does watch movies online and download alot of music? The blue digits I referred to are the ones on the xp page that shows the computer is loading...it just keeps acting like its loading?

  • Ed Deguzman
    Ed Deguzman May 11, 2010

    Did you do anything to your laptop recently ( like updating XP, upgrading the HD or installing softwares) just before this happened ?
    And what is the little blue digit ? Is it a number ?



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If Safe Mode doesnt work then you may have to do a "repair" of your O/S. Place your Windows XP CD into the CD-Rom drive, reboot and once you see the options if you want to Install or Repair - choose Repair. This option will make repair to your O/S and for safe mode.
Once repair is complete do a complete Anti-Virus and Spyware scan of your Hard Drive. If you can boot into Safe Mode to run the ani-virus much better.

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