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I think i may have a virus but unsure

My computer loads fine all the way up to the log in screen once i press enter to bypass it...it freezes at my background..i have tried loading it in safe mode and safe mode with networking all to no avail can does anyone have any answers or knows someone who does?

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  • PS3 Fantic Mar 10, 2009

    well i have mostly movies and pictures up there...but i need my laptop for school..so if i have to completely wipe it out than i guess so

  • PS3 Fantic Mar 12, 2009

    What can i do to at least save some data?

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Try Safe Mode then Last Known Configuration, but, that's just a shot in the dark because after you reboot then the last boot is your Last Known Configuration..the next step is to try Revovery Console. You put your Windows CD in and let it run for a few minutes. Eventually you will come to a screen that ask to setup or repair. Press R for recovery console. This will bring you to a DOS command prompt. At the command prompt type fixboot or fixmbr if fixboot does not work the first time. What has happened is your Master Boot Record which loads Windows is corrupt so the fixboot/fixmbr fixes the Master Boot Record. If that does not work then you'll have to reload the operating system. Have you made a backup of your docs, favorites, email lately? as a install will wipe it out...however if it gets to that point then let me know and maybe we can at least save some of the data.
Good Luck, let me know if you have any questions.
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    Randall Trahan Mar 11, 2009

    Did you read my solution at all? Wiping your hard drive clean is a last resort and anyone who tells you to do that first is not giving you good advice..

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this will 100% solve your problem guaranteed.

for xp/ insert the installation disk
to be cleared you don’t need a specific disk made to your computer
if your coa says “Microsoft xp home or pro” then any windows home or pro
cd will do this the same apply to vista. So buy, borrow or download any OEM
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Step 1: Enter Safe Mode


a) Start or re-start your computer.


b) Before the Windows 7 loading screen appears, Press 'F8? to enter Advanced Boot Options.


c) Use arrows to choose 'Safe Mode' when you can see the Advanced Boot Options screen.


d) Press 'Enter' and wait for Windows 7 files to load.


e) Log on with an administrator account when you can see the log on screen


Note: Well, when you are presented with the Advanced Boot Options screen, there are 3 types of Safe Mode. They are the Safe Mode, Safe Mode with Networking and Safe Mode with Command Prompt, and the 3 options are all available for you. Here above we take Safe Mode as an example, but if you choose Safe Mode with Command Prompt, you'll need to input related to command prompt to reset the password.


Step 2: Reset the forgotten Windows login password in Windows 7


Now you could diagnose and solve some serious computer problems in the safe mode and reset the forgotten Windows login password in Windows 7 as follows:


1. Click 'Start' button, input 'lusrmgr.msc' into the Search box and press 'Enter'.


2. In the 'Local Users and Groups screen', click 'Users'.


3. Right-click the account that you need to reset the password for, and then click 'Set Password'.


4. Type and confirm the new password, click 'OK'. (You can go to 'Local Users and Groups' screen by right-clicking 'Computer' to select 'Manage' on desktop.)


Step 3: Log on your password protected PC again with the new password since you have successfully performed Windows password reset for Windows 7.

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