currently blocked from following posts associated with Win 7 fail to repair; no visibility of restore points; no visibility of current system image. Last repair in Safe Mode (via DVD) indicated "partition table does not have a valid system partition" ... reports as "fixed" and then reboots to a single arrow (moves via mouse but otherwise blank screen ... Ctrl-Alt-Delete has no effect.
I have backed-up restore points and relatively current system image on other media; unfortunately would need to be DVD b/c bios is not seeing thumb drives.
Not sure where to go next; obvi, would prefer not to go back to clean re-install ;-)
now that I've posted, I'm able to follow the thread ... but still would welcome any help -- here's the post I'm following on Bleepin' -- https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/435162/windows-7-wont-boot-not-even-safe-mode-repair-doesnt-work-either/
sorry -- Win 7, totally updated ... 64-bit ... running MalwareBytes and MSFT SE
last week suspected virus activity and ran the protocol -- RKill. HitmanPro. ADwCleaner -- did not reveal issues but within 24-36 hours, here we are
further to this ... even in current state, I can see and access the problem computer including main c: hard drive and connected peripheral drives
Moved from introductions.
Edited by NickAu, 26 November 2017 - 07:29 PM.