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My computer shows a black screen with a message boot block compatible 0.24 on startup. Motherboard is ASUS, running Windows XP. Once in a while the systme logs into windows but just for a few seconds, and then restarts again going back to the same screen. Please help, how do i rectify this error?

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  • Vladimir Zavodny
    Vladimir Zavodny May 11, 2010

    Have you installed anything into the computer before this error occured? Hardware, software, drivers, updates?
    If so, while boot up press F8 and select booting save mode. Then remove the program tha is causing the trouble. Or go to system restore and have it automatically restored into a working configuration. That only wiorks if oyu have not turned it off yourself of course.
    If this fails, get a live cd with linux, boot it up and if it works okay it is windows failure. Try reinstalling it. The last resort would be a hardware error, either on your hard drive or operating memory.



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It might be ur OS problem,whenever after installing Os from bootable cd, try to keep bios options to default mode.

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