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Laptop boots then shuts and continously does it

My laptop starts to boots and get all the way to the Windows XP page then a blue screen appears. I can't make out what is on the blue screen because the screen only appears for a second or two. Then it goes back to the the black screen asking me if I want option windows do I want to start from( Safe mode, last one that worked correctly ,etc etc) and it does the same thing once I pick an option. I don't currently have any recovery disks. what do I do to get my computer working again.

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  • pip08 Jun 16, 2008

    I was having the same problem, but do have my recovery disk. However, I did everything the recovery disk said and now when I try to start it up it goes to a blue screen that says "setup is being restarted..." and nothing is happening. I left it on that screen for 30 minutes and nothing came of it. HELP!!!!

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Hi,
you really need a recovery CD, or windows operating system.
try removing any external devices ( Printers/scanners/ USB devices et,c ) And start the computer up with bare minimum devices attached/connected. it may be one of the external devices causing your problem.

Mike @ Compurepair.

Posted on Jun 10, 2008

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