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Blue screen of death.


SJM_81

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I'm trying to fix my next door neighbors laptop but every time I try to start the pc up, it cuts of.

What can I do? I think Ive made the laptop worse. All i did was download updates.

Any ideas?

Thanks.

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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What does the Blue screen of death say? code numbers?

What operating system? XP, Vista, or 7?

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SJM_81

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Windows vista and It switches before I get chance to read it.

I noticed cache dump

Thanks

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wee eddie

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In passing, just make sure that the airways are clear of gunge

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Terry Brown

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Can you start up in Normal SAFE mode?

If so, it is possibly a driver that is the problem.Use the system restore to return to an earlier time.

If this is not possible, go back to safe mode and select VGA mode. This will start the computer in a very low resolution, with the minimum of drivers, and you can re-load the graphic drivers.

If this is not possible, you will need more advanced help, which may mean taking to an authorised repairer.

Terry

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