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BOOTING PROBLEM WITH COMPAQ PRESARIO 5000 SERIES. NOT BOOTING AT ALL. SEEMS TO HAVE POWER SURGED. IT GIVES THE OPTION TO CHOOSE SAFE MODE OR LAST CONFIGURATION THAT WORKED. PLEASE HELP. THANKS

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  • breruss2000 Mar 05, 2009

    TO SHAKEELM,



    I HAVE WINDOWS XP OPERATING SYSTEM

  • Anonymous Mar 06, 2009

    my compaq won't boot. It only gives me a blinking curser like thing in the upper right hand corner. but I cant do anything with the key board or mouse, no dos command or anything

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Do you have windows XP or vista?

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  • Shakeel Muradali
    Shakeel Muradali Mar 06, 2009

    I believe the system files have a corrupton. When you choose last known good configuration, doesn't that solve your problem because it should.



    What i would suggest, when in windows, click on start /run and type the following



    sfc /scannow



    Wait till this finishes, it may ask for your windows cd. Please let me know if this works?

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