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BSOD Restart Loop after Canceling Check Disk


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#1 3link9

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Posted 09 January 2014 - 01:56 PM

My Windows 8 PC had to do a Check Disk which I do once a month on every computer that I have and I needed to get on the computer ASAP so I canceled around 27% thinking because I did this many times before with no problems..and now when I restart my computer it has a BSOD and goes into a restart loop. 
Now would this be the Hard drive or would it be the OS? 
I can't get into safe mode and restart the Check disk because Microsoft decided you have to be BOOTED into the OS to enter safe mode. So, Dell didnt give me a recovery OS disk and I cannot create one as I need a 12 GB CD (which Im not 100% sure they make those) and would not detect my USB flash drive so I never created one. So dell since I'm under warranty would send me the OS recovery disk but Im not sure it would work, Any tips? 
Its also a New computer that I got last month so its not old if that helps.


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Posted 09 January 2014 - 02:22 PM

This most definitely would be the operating system.

 

Manufacturers don't include an installation disc with computers now, they leave a partition on the hdd with the System Recovery.  You will find instructions for using this in your user manual.  Since this computer is only a month old you won't lose much by doing this.  This is your best shot.

 

I would suggest you do a repair installation.  You can find instructions at Windows Eight Forums which includes a download of a ISO image which you will want to burn to a disc to create a bootable disc.

 

In the future, don't start a scan unless you have the time to allow it to finish running, and never stop a scan.


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