PC won't boot up!

  neil_raj 22:11 18 Aug 05
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Hi there:

I have some serious issues with my PC it just tries to boot then shuts down.

Nothing stays on screen long enough for me to do anything.

I can go to the Bios.... but what do I do there, I have no idea what the fault is, it's just started to shut-down everytime I switch it on?

Any ideas?


Thanks........... Neil.

  stalion 22:19 18 Aug 05

if xp see if you can boot in to safe mode keep tapping f8 on bootup,then select Last known good configueration

  VoG II 22:20 18 Aug 05

Start it and keep tapping the F8 key just before the Windows logo appears.

From the boot menu select Last known good configuration.

  stalion 22:23 18 Aug 05

Good evening and snap

  VoG II 22:38 18 Aug 05

Evening stalion

If that doesn't work do the same tapping of the F8 key but select Safe mode with command prompt. At the > prompt type

C:\windows\system32\restore\rstrui.exe

to launch System Restore.

  Bazza10 09:58 03 Sep 05

Hi Neil,

Did any of the advice on getting your pc to boot up work?

Barry

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