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Uninstall Internet explorer 8 and any .net upgrade which is rescent. Try it now and use internet explorer 7 if it is working ok with downgradeor better goto firefox and download firefox.
Other possibility is RAM has failed, if there are two sticks try booting with one stick in theA slot and other removed, alternate the ram sticks to test. If only one ram stick try a similar ram type pc or laptop for ram test, a friend?

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You are facing this problem because of some software update which you might of done in recent times. So the boot loader is failing with error code 0xc000000f.
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Run the software it will rectify any errors caused due to any software update.
This will solve your problem.

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