Question about Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook
Follow the below steps it would fix your issue.
Method 1: First you need to try safe mode and check if you are able to boot to the desktop.
Follow this below provided link to start your computer in safe mode.
Advanced startup options including safe mode
If you are able to boot into safe mode then in order to troubleshoot this issue further, you may unplug all the external devices except keyboard and mouse and check if you are able to boot to the desktop.
Method 3: If the above provided steps don't resolve the issue then, I would recommend you perform startup repair.
Follow these steps:
To perform a Startup Repair follow the steps below:
a. Please insert the Windows 7 DVD and reboot the computer.
b. When we are prompted to press a key to boot from the DVD, please press Enter or the space bar.
c. Choose your language settings, and then click Next.
d. Click Repair your computer.
e. Select the operating system you want to repair, and then click Next.
f. On the System Recovery Options menu, click Startup Repair. Startup Repair might prompt you to make choices as it tries to fix the problem, and if necessary, it might restart your computer as it makes repairs.
Access the link below for more information about startup repair:Startup Repair: frequently asked questions
Posted on Dec 25, 2010
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