toshiba m200 laptop wont load past toshiba screen.

  masterf 07:44 06 Jul 09
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hi guys
what could ido my laptop is not loading past the toshiba screen.could i wipe the computer completely and reinstall windows xp ??
thanks

  birdface 08:51 06 Jul 09

Will it start in safe mode.Just keep tapping F8 as the computer starts.If so maybe a system restore or a last good configuration.

  masterf 08:57 06 Jul 09

no it doesnt even give the option to choose safe mode.
but i will try tapping F8.

  cream. 09:00 06 Jul 09

Press the tab key as it loads, this might change the toshiba screen to the post screen. It might give you a clue on why it is not booting.

If all fails you could opt for a windows repair.

  masterf 17:08 06 Jul 09

hi,i have tryed pressin F8 and tab but none work :(

  masterf 18:25 06 Jul 09

help needed

  masterf 19:49 06 Jul 09

how do windows repair like CREAM said ??

  cream. 19:53 06 Jul 09

move down the page click here

Follow it to the letter.

  masterf 19:58 06 Jul 09

which letter mate

  gourmand 19:59 06 Jul 09

If you have the original insallation disc, have you tried installing it? It should give you options for a system repair.
OR
If you have the original XP disc put it in and do not choose repair but "install windows" you will be given an option later to either re-format an perform a clean installation or install windows saving existing files and settings, try the latter option first.

  masterf 20:01 06 Jul 09

i dont have any disc's mate :(

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