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XP Laptop hangs on 'Windows XP' screen?


buel

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Hi, My 5 year old XP laptop hangs on the blue 'Windows XP' screen and does exactly the same when i try to start in safe mode, also the same in 'Last Known Good Configuration'. I do have an OEM XP CD.

Please can i have some/any tips as to what to do?

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rdave13

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Blasted keyboard, you = you're... at last.

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rdave13

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Forget the keyboard it's my problem! Your, should be the word. Sometimes I have these bad spells. Apologies.

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lotvic

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rdave, hope U R OK ASAP, take less H2O with it.

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rdave13

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LOL

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lotvic

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rdave13, contact FE again, page 30 link to pic has got to go

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rdave13

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lotvic, if you say so

It's gone now. (FE) 23:37 22/08/12

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rdave13

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Done. It can be a bit difficult at times just with that small window to type in. Image not clear anyway. Can you not contact FE still?

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lotvic

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no, I carefully type message and then just get 'errors in form' message when I try to send. Something at my end no doubt as others have no prob. or one of those 'unexplained glitches' (maybe FE has blocked me :(... lol)

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rdave13

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Thanks FE, never thought of the image and thanks to lotvic. How about the old email addy for the moderator if you have it in you sent folder?

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lotvic

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rdave, yeah, I've got it, s'pose I could always use that.

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