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Doesn't move past the initial screen even on reset

So i was using my iPaq, put it in the cradle overnight, and now it is as if the Windows Mobile OS is not seeing any software? nothing happens, it just stays on the HP screen.

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If soft AND hard resets do not work, you definitely have a major problem. Sometimes, there will be problems that cause frequent freezes in the boot process. These freezes, in my experience, though, have been random, and in different places in the boot process. Try constant hard resets (patience is key, as sometimes they take a long time to load) until you get to the main screen. If you cannot get there, I really don;t know what to tell you. If you do, even once, refer to

http://www.fixya.com/support/t395941-display_operating_difficulties

for a permanent solution to your problem. (I know you two have different problems, but the solution should be one and the same)

Happy fixing!

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