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I start the computer and it is not completely black and somewhat on but no operating screen?

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I'm assuming that you are showing a BIOS screen as it begins to boot up but the Windows is not opening up for you. Lets try a hard boot first. Unplug the computer from the power source once unplugged go to the power button and press it you should see a little flash if not do not worry it did its duty. Plug the computer back in and restart it again. It should boot up now and go to your Windows on the screen.
If this does not happen you may have to do a complete factory install. You can also do a restore computer to an earlier time or by pressing F8 on the boot you can go to safe mode and do a recover from an earlier time most folks do not have this set up hopefully you do. It is important to setup a restore point. In case something like this happens again for you. More than likely you will have to do a complete re-install from the disks given to you for recovery hopefully you have there available as well as your personal files saved off the hard drive. If not all those will be lost forever. I hope that this gives you some idea of what you are up against. It is relatively simple process just read the instructions during the install of your software back into your drive. Do not foret to vote for me. John

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