Windows 7 laptop won't boot to OS , only has a black screen with a blinking cursor
Insert your system recovery disc to repair your startup.
1. Change your Bios to boot from disc:
your computer powers on, hit F2 (on some computers, F8 on others). Use
your arrow keys and move to the right to your BOOT option. Hit the down
arrow until you select your CD/DVD drive. Look at the bottom of your
screen, and it should say to change the option hit F7 or F8. Use the
specified keys, and move your CD/DVD drive above your hard-drive. Save
2. Boot from your disc. Insert your system
recovery disc and restart your computer. Let the recovery disc load. If
the option comes up to hit any button to boot from CD/DVD, then hit any
button. Once it loads, it should come to a spot where it wants your
language. Select your language, then select the option "Startup Repair". Click on it, and let
it repair the startup. If it automatically starts correcting your startup then great! If not, then select your operating system from the list and click the Repair Startup option. Restart your computer, and hopefully it will boot
from your hard-drive correctly.
Hope this works.
If it continues to boot from your recovery disc, then using the same
method in step 1, go to your bios, and move your CD/DVD drive below your
Mar 01, 2011 |
Computers & Internet