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Laptop ? Hi! Last night we had a power surge @ home & now it will not boot itself back up when I turn it on. It will go through the process but when the desktop should show nothing appears other than the blue screen & cursor. Can you help me?

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  • magixstar Dec 09, 2007

    am having the almost the same problem, however its more like my power light goes up followed by the hdd, caps, nums lock and shift lock then.. its blank nothing is up other then the power button.

    any idea, before i left home i put it on standby by pressing the power button came back couldn't boot up at all..

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First try to boot in the safe mode, by repeatedly pressing the F8 key. If it boots into the safe mode, press the start button, shut down then select restart. If it will not boot normally then, repeat booting in the safe mode and once booted go to programs/accessorys/system tools/restore the select a restore point date that the computer was functioning correctly and restore for that date. If it will not boot the safe mode restart the computer with the system cd disk and restore from it. BPCS

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