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ZV5000 laptop wont boot up

It will load until it hits the Windows logo screen then it goes to a blue screen saying that the F disk is corrupt and to run an F disk and erase it all, How do I get it to F disk if I cant even get it to go into Command Prompt?

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Re: ZV5000 laptop wont boot up

Hi, You will need to boot from a boot disc or your Windows operating CD and from there you will be able to format the hard drive and reload windows.
If your hard disc has corrupted then placing the windows cd in the drive it should boot directly from there as there is no other operating system available.

Let us know how you go,

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My dell 600 goes into the blue screen and Wont Load (Error mesg)

This is quite common, and easy to fix, I have included a link below to help you.

Insert the Windows Recovery CD into the disk drive and reboot the computer.
Check the computer's boot order. This must be done from the BIOS set-up before boot begins. Pressing "F2" will start the BIOS set up on most PCs. (This is not always the case, and the boot screens will tell you which button will take you to the system set-up.) Make sure that your CD drive comes before your hard disk in the boot order.
Select the drive with the Windows installation you wish to repair when you see the menu to select a hard disk drives. If you have mistakenly swapped a Windows Installation CD for the recovery disk, enter the automated system recovery and place the recovery disk in the drive when prompted to do so.
Select the drive that needs to be prepared. You will be asked for the administrator password. Enter the administrator account password if one has been set up.
Type "expand d:\i386\ntoskrnl.ex_ c:\windows\system32." Windows is not case sensitive, but you must spell the commands correctly. This copies the ntoskernel.exe file to the approrpriate directory.
Press "Y" when the program asks if you want to proceed.
Enter the exit command and the reboot the system. Take the CD out of the drive and Windows should load correctly.

Feb 28, 2010 | Dell LATITUDE D400 D500 D505 D600 D800...

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My laptop wont start it just displays a hp invent screen, also when it last did start up, it had a blue screen error ntfs.sys

Please see the 0x00000024: NTFS_FILE_SYSTEM entry at this page. (Also here and here.)
If you can boot into the recovery console with your installation disks, you can run chkdsk to scan the hard drive for corruption. For instructions, see here and here.
Also consult some of the HP resources available to help you here, here, and so forth
Good luck. Take your time a work deliberately, and you may well be able to sort it out, though it sounds like a possible hard drive issue.

I hope this information allows you to resolve this issue. If you need further assistance, please post back with a comment to this thread.
If I've managed to answer your question or solve a problem, please take just a moment to rate this post....thanks!

Aug 10, 2009 | HP Pavilion zd7000 zx5000 zv5000 presario...

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I have a presario 2500 laptop and it will start go to the windows xp loading screen then will go to a blue screen with just the windows xp logo and cant do anything after that but move my mouse

click f5 before xp starts to load. choose halt on error and record code. google that code. most often it is a bios error after a new install (memory...etc.) sometimes you can boot into safe mode to undo a recent change. if all else fails reinstall...could be bad hard drive boot sector also.....check code first

Aug 04, 2009 | Compaq Presario 2100 and 2500 ,NX 9000...

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Won't startup just keep saying starting windows

When you power on start hitting the F8 button with one seconds pause until you get the "fail-safe" boot menu...
- Choose the fail-safe mode and wait until windows has loaded.
Ckick > Start > Run and type "msconfig" (without the quotes) and hit enter or press OK.
Choose the "autostart" tab and uncheck all options.

May 07, 2009 | Compaq Presario 1200,1600 (297657-001)...

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Hp pavilion zv6000..Please HELP!!

That blinking cursor is the way in which the BIOS is telling you that Windows is missing - its most critical, core files have been corrupted beyond repair. The only thing you can do is to reinstall using the recovery cd or your own Windows install disk.

Mar 15, 2009 | HP Pavilion ZV5000, ZV6000, ZX5000 Series...

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Will not complete boot sequeance

Can you get into safe mode? If so then do a system restore to the last known date that you know the laptop was booting properly.

Jan 27, 2009 | HP Pavilion ZV5000, ZV6000, ZX5000 Series...

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Hp pavilion zx5000 windows will not start, goes to blue screen

If you are getting a Blue screen repeatedly and you can't start up to windows in any custom setting ( from f8 start up menu ) one way to solve the problem is to Use the restore disc or windows installation cd or dvd to install windows into the computer or perform a repair installation if a windows already exists on the computer and the setup can find it.

how to perform a repair installation

this is for xp, but its similar on 2000 and on vista.

insert your Windows XP Setup CD, and restart your computer.

1.When the Press any key to boot from CD message is displayed on your screen, press a key to start your computer from the Windows XP CD.

if not then the computer is not set to start up from a cd, you can either enter the setup / bios to change that setting OR right when you power up the computer look at the screen it will say what button to press in order to enter boot menu or bios, it will very likely be button F12 or similar, it should say on the screen when you power on.

if it doesn't, then you need to go into the bios and change the boot order so that the computer starts from the CD first.

after that you should be able to start from the cd and install the OS (Operating system, eg.Windows)

here's some info on how to work the bios:

Repeat step 1 when you have changed the boot order.

2.Press ENTER when you see the message To setup Windows XP now, and then press ENTER displayed on the Welcome to Setup screen.

3.Do not choose the option to press R to use the Recovery Console.

4.In the Windows XP Licensing Agreement, press F8 to agree to the license agreement.

5.Make sure that your current installation of Windows XP is selected in the box, and then press R to repair Windows XP.

6.Follow the instructions on the screen to complete Setup.

7.Ones windows is working you will need the drivers for your computer, they are at the makers website, for hp and compaq. for acer for all other brands go to google and write Brand drivers. Should get you to the right place. Dell is most likely and so on.

Jan 21, 2009 | HP Pavilion zd7000 zx5000 zv5000 presario...

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Help :( i can't start up my laptop it wont let me :(

what i can help this...
you select safe mode and remove video driver and reboot your laptop...if it inside the windows normally,try to remove some unused toolbar in add and remove programs..and check also for virus scan..and reboot computer..

Dec 16, 2008 | HP Pavilion ZV5000, ZV6000, ZX5000 Series...

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I have a laptop Toshiba satellite A30. I have a black screen and some text on it like: PXE-E61 MediaTest Failure PXE-M0F Exiting PXE ROM and it goes continiously, I can't go any further. When I was loaded...

media test failure means that your boot drive has failed ie your hard drive has failed to boot....could be one of a number of reasons
1 hard drive connection could be loose - try taking out the hard drive and reinstalling it
2 the boot sector on the hard drive is corrupt or damaged - try booting off a windows disk and running chkdsk or fixboot command
3 partition table is corrupt - try booting off windows cd and running chkdsk /p from command prompt
4 Hard drive has failed - if machine is still under warranty return for repair if not install new hard drive and reload op system from recovery disks

Dec 05, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite A1O A15 A20 A25 A30 A35...

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