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My hp compaq c552uslaptop wont start all i get is a black screen with the following "windows error recovery" "windows failed to start a recent hardware or software change might be the cause if windows files have been damaged or configured incrrectly. Startup Repair can help diagnose and fix the problem. If power was interrupted during startuo choose start windows normally use arrow keys to highlight choice Launch startup repir (recommended) start windows normally" i do not have a copy of my original disc so i acnnot use system reapir help

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  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2009

    hi thanks that didnt work now i am trying in safe mode and it is loading window systems and alot of drivers

  • aliokas May 11, 2010

    You can - recovery partition is on hard drive.

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When booting, before you see the windows loading icon press F8. Select Last known config that worked to see it that fixes it.

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When you boot up your computer, press the F8 key until you get some choices such as Safe Mode and Command Prompt. There will be an option for Last Known Good Configuration. Select this and hopefully it will restore your computer settings to the way it was before this happened.

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