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My computer sometimes doesn't startup but sometimes it does. why?

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Hi there,

My name is Mike. A couple times a day I go looking around to give some pointers to our clients (you).

Look at it your question from our point of view, it basically says sometimes there is a startup problem. Nothing about the problem, what may precipitate it, any details. We need a little more info.

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Insert the XP disk into the computer.


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Power on the computer and allow it to get to the user logon page normally.

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Right-click anywhere on the selected files.


Select "Delete" to delete those files.


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Select "Explore" from the menu that appears.


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Select all the files inside the "Startup" folder by dragging a box over them.


Right-click anywhere on the selected files.


Select "Delete" to delete those files.


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