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Running Windows 7. A windows Critical Update auto installed on Thursday and system ran fine for several hours. Then it hung and I had to re-boot. It would not reboot, not even into Safe Mode. It would hang after loading classpnp.sys. Now the system won't even let me re-install Win 7 or Reair the system. Each option gets to a screen and just hangs there. I've let it run for several hours on the screen that says ''Setup is starting'' but nothing happens.

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It more than likely has little to do with the operating system. It sounds like a hard drive problem. Are you able to format the harddrive and reinstall?

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