post and shuts down

Emachines W5243 desktop
July 1, 2010 at 11:15:04
Specs: Windows Vista
i have an emachine w5243 it post and turns as soon as windows starts to boot what causes that

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July 1, 2010 at 14:59:40
Over heating. Check the CPU Fan is working properly.

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July 2, 2010 at 13:37:45
thanks but all the fans are working if I go into the bios it will run all day but as soon as it starts to boot windows it shuts off

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July 2, 2010 at 13:50:59
Then it is the hard drive. If Windows detects bad sectors upon booting it will shutdown to prevent damage. Boot from a Windows Systems disk and go to the Recovery Console. When the console comes up type...


To scan and fix your hard drive. Then reboot normally.

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July 2, 2010 at 17:47:35
I connecter the hard drive to another computer and it worked fine

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