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#1 mawface

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Posted 30 June 2008 - 10:54 AM

can someone tell me what happened to my computer. when i was transferring files from one computer to another my main computer locked up and i had to shut it down by just turning it off, now when i turn the !#$% thing on it goes all the way to the blue screen with the windows XP logo on it and that is as far as it gets, also the light on the cpu quits flashing what in the world has happened. Am i going to have to spend lots of money to have it fixed or can someone help !



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Posted 30 June 2008 - 04:57 PM

Insert your Windows XP CD into the CD drive, and then restart the computer. Click to select any options that are required to start the computer from the CD drive if you are prompted. When the "Welcome to Setup" screen appears, press R to start the Recovery Console. If you have a dual-boot or multiple-boot computer, select the installation that you must access from the Recovery Console. When you are prompted, type the Administrator password. If the administrator password is blank, just press ENTER.

Type: chkdsk /r

It's important to have a space before the "/".

To exit the Recovery Console and restart the computer, type exit at the command prompt, and then press ENTER.
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