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Blank screen when starts a computer

My computer was working perfectly.I tried to install the router software and i just left router intallation wizard in the middle.
Then i tried to shut down the computer but it did not work.
Then i made the power off.Now when i start the computer it gives me the blank screen with mouse arrow on it.And it does not go further

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Re: blank screen when starts a computer

If it wont work so ur hdd have a problem and need to be reapired!

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