Sony Vaio Won't Boot 0x00000007bsony

  dylazz 00:42 AM 18 Apr 11

Hi Guys,

just looking for some help regarding my laptop,

I'm getting an error message on boot up (0x00000007b) Blue screen.

i have tried the normal boot problems changed the hard drive & ram.

also tried windows system repair with no luck.

Sony Vaio

VGN-SR240 WINDOWS 7 64bit

Any help will be much appreciated

  Taff™ 06:42 AM 18 Apr 11

I am sure you have googled this and there are several probable causes. An incomplete installation, an incomplete uninstall, improper deletion of applications or hardware. It can also be caused if your computer is recovered from a virus or adware/spyware attack or by an improper shutdown of the computer.

Can you get into safe mode? Do you by any chance have AVG installed? (I had this error on a clients netbook last week and it was a residual AVG file that caused the problem.)

  dylazz 11:30 AM 18 Apr 11

I tried to get the laptop into safe mode but still keeps rebooting.

  Taff™ 12:03 PM 18 Apr 11

When it starts to go into safe mode and the long list of files streams down the page what is the last file it gets stuck on before it reboots?


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