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Windows 7 Problem?


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#1 vajaalahna

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Posted 19 July 2011 - 01:23 PM

So I was playing Tuesday evening when suddenly all lights and gizmos blacked-out.
Then when I restarted my computer there was this blue screen. Can't remember what it said, but after trying like 10 times repairing it finally worked.

Then next day: I started the computer and after Windows Logo, my screen went black, only pointer could be seen. This also happens in safe mode. I can still go internet using Asus Express Gate (starts before bios, no OS required). I checked all the cables and they were fine.

OS Windows 7 64-bit Ultimate
MB Asus M4A79T-Deluxe
CPU 965BE
GPU HD 5830
8GB of Kingston memory 4x2GB
950W Corsair Power

Then another problem too: I bought 2 TB HDD and tried installing W7 there but it says "Reboot and select proper boot device or insert boot media in selected device" or something like that.

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#2 MarkGS

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Posted 19 July 2011 - 03:58 PM

Hmm.. when Windows shuts down unexpectedly there is always a chance some system could be damaged.. especially during an update or if you had a pending update.. Which could be the case since you were gaming.. Have you tried performing a system restore? http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/products/features/system-restore

#3 vajaalahna

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Posted 19 July 2011 - 04:08 PM

There is no such option in repair tools :( even if I put my Windows CD in the DVD drive. Found this when I ran the Startup repair

Number of repair attempts : 7

Session details-----------

System Disk = \Device\Harddisk0

Windows directory = D:\Windows

AutoChk Run = 0

Number of root causes = 1

and then later

Root cause found: Startup Repair has tried several time but still detect the problem. Or something like that.

And then the end of the report.

Root cause found :

Boot status indicates that the OS booted succesfully




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