restart computer

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  1. robdowns

    robdowns Guest

    when i restart my laptop after a restore or wondows update down load my
    computer closes down ok but when it restarts all i get is a curser flashing
    in the top left corner of a dark screen and i have to press the on/off
    button untill the computer shuts down and then restart as normal. i am
    running windows xp. any ideas?

    thanks for looking

     
    robdowns, Apr 20, 2005
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  2. robdowns

    dadiOH Guest

    robdowns wrote:
    > when i restart my laptop after a restore or wondows update down load
    > my computer closes down ok but when it restarts all i get is a curser
    > flashing in the top left corner of a dark screen and i have to press
    > the on/off button untill the computer shuts down and then restart as
    > normal. i am running windows xp. any ideas?


    How long did you wait? I occasionally get that with Win98, assume
    Windows is "re-ordering" itself. Sometimes takes a minute or two...

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    dadiOH, Apr 20, 2005
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