Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Dell Vostro 1510, does not boot??


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 timesking

timesking

  • Members
  • 13 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:12:39 PM

Posted 18 October 2009 - 02:56 AM

Dell Vostro 1510, does not boot??


hey folks.. my vostro 1510 is not booting .. i can see my windows XP boot screen, rite then a blue screen shows up, n system restarts.. i tried to log in through safe mode, pressing f8, tried all options in that, none worked.. i tried to repair through a XP SP2 boot CD, but after it asks "press any key to boot thro CD.." i press "enter" then it shows hardware configuration n all.. then thats it.. the screen is blank n shows nothing.. pls can ANYONE TELL ME WHATS THE PROBLEM?? i have mandriva as another boot .. i can boot in to that, but not into XP..

i even tried to boot through different boot CDs.. none worked.. just shows blank screen after i press key any to boot from CD.. any other option..?

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 hamluis

hamluis

    Moderator


  • Moderator
  • 55,264 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Killeen, TX
  • Local time:02:09 AM

Posted 18 October 2009 - 08:29 AM

What's the error message on the blue screen?

Do you have restore/recovery CD?

You have a Microsoft XP SP2 CD? Or do you have a disk provided by Dell for installing XP SP2?

Attempting to use CDs which were made for other systems...will usually prove unsatisfactory.

Louis




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users