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Computer flashes blue screen & restarts

September 28, 2009 at 03:02:38
Specs: Windows XP

Hello there,
My computer boots to the point of windows xp log on, then flashes a blue screen so quickly (that it cant be read) then restarts. this is done repeatedly and when i was finally able to disable the auto restart at failure, the computer fails to start again. Please can anyone help?
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#1
September 28, 2009 at 08:16:00

hi..if its dell laptop then when it shows dell logo press f2 to reach bios setup screen. under advanced select SATA mode selection change AHCI to IDE press f10 and yes.. it will work. give me the feedback

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#2
September 28, 2009 at 08:25:13

hi.. I undestands it if its dell then when it shows dell logo press f2 immediately to go to the bios setup. Under ADVANCED select SATA mode and change it to IDE if its AHCI.. Press f10 and yes.. give me a feedback. for any further help contact my member n_joshi@rocketmail.com

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#3
September 28, 2009 at 09:30:46

thanks guys, its not Dell, infact, its a clonned desktop.
Could this be a processor problem?

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#4
September 28, 2009 at 10:31:29

Ankur.S, we don't put our e-mail addresses in active posts.

seyekuty, do you have an Xp install disc so you can attempt a repair install?
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/...

Some HELP in posting on Computing.net plus free progs and instructions Cheers


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#5
September 29, 2009 at 01:41:55

try this press delete to reach bios setup then the same instruction. if not solved it might be a motherboard fault

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