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Win 98 / won't start properly

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#1 Tracy


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Posted 23 March 2005 - 11:27 PM

I reloaded win 98 and now the computer will only start at the C: prompt. It will only blink the win 98 screen then the C: comes up. What do I need to do?

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Posted 24 March 2005 - 07:39 AM

Hi Tracy and welcome to BC

I reloaded win 98 and now the computer will only start at the C: prompt

Are you saying that you can boot to windows or that it stalls at C:\>. If its stalling there what happens if you type in WIN at that point?

Did you format before you reinstalled?

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