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Computer keeps rebooting into safe mode

I own a Toshiba Satellite A200 laptop with windows vista OS. I had to boot into safe mode to remove an MP3 file from Limewire that was corrupt and now my computer rebbots into safe mode all the time. I have tried to boot in normal mode, i have tried system restore but nothing works. my virus scan no longer works, i can not access the internet for online solutions. Basically I am locked in safe mode and can't seem to fix it.

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  • Kazk Mar 27, 2008

    Thanks Steve it was a virus but after 5 hours i fixed it. I had to run msconfig, disable safeboot, disable all ms startup programs, restart, then F8 to normal boot, fix virus protection, then restart again. I only stumbled on this, but so far so good. Thanks for trying to help.

  • wiliam08 Jul 19, 2008

    laptop wont come out of safe mode how can i reset the whole laptop back to the way it was when i first bought it

  • Anonymous Dec 13, 2008

    I have the same problem, my friends Acer Aspire 3680 boots as normal, but boots in safe mode.

  • Anonymous Jan 20, 2009

    HP DV9000 > Vista Premium > Recently updated > Re-Boot in Safe Mode and contiues to do so even after resetting [msconfig] > i am comp. literate and even reset [regedit] to defaults >> please e-mail me at mwgplyr@yahoo.com if you can.

  • Anonymous Apr 25, 2009

    MY COMP KEEPS GOING ON SAFEE MODDEEE :@:@:@:@:@

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    After a fresh install of Windows 7, whenever I click on the start button, or click on specific programs, the laptop will turn off. No BSOD or a warning, just a black screen, followed by the noise of my hard drive spinning down.
    If I boot in Safe-Mode with networking, the laptop seems to run fine with no problems. I have tried to use the laptop in normal mode with the charger disconnected and it works, until I plug in the charger.
    All drivers have been corrected, viruses scanned and removed, and memory tested during 2 days. I also went into the event logs to see if I can see the problem, but the event logs are empty. I plan on getting a new computer during the summer.
    I have also tried with linux, but it crashes after 10 minutes.

    What is going on here?

    Sony VAIO VGN-BX760P
    Windows 7 OEM
    4GB RAM
    80GB HDD

  • Joshua Townsend
    Joshua Townsend Jun 27, 2014

    I am having the same problem as well the only thing is how do i get out of safe mode so that I can get back into Windows on a Gateway NE Series NE56R41 u, because it will not going back to Windows at all.

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Try going to system tools, and select system restore .. If that does not work ,May be virus, may have full restore with formating the hard drive

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