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I am on a Gateway Laptop and trying to re-install XP and it is freezing at the same spots you described. Reply Dave says: November 28, 2008 at 10:42 am Thanks partner! I have a Dell Dimension E520 with Vista (this is all I know sorry, not great with computers!) I had previous problems due to my ITunes not responding and my Internet Reply Brent Trahan says: December 9, 2009 at 6:19 am Try unplugging the power from the computer for a little while and try booting it up again.

Should i try this? Reply wister_the_real_one says: April 5, 2009 at 3:28 pm ive been trying but i cant acess the last good known configuration i press F8 but what appears is the boot devices Ask ! Ask your computer question now.

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Sorry I am using my itouch so it's hard to type… Reply TP says: August 31, 2009 at 7:47 am I have the same problem. I wa sable to press f8 to get to safe mode with networking option and access the internet and check my solution and response from Norton iot was a corrupt download! Thanks so much, Sam. I did not see a "Boot Sequence" screen at all.

i downloaded malwarebytes program and restarted windows in safemode…got it to do a quick scan and it found this about explorer.exe… Registry Data Items Infected: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell (Hijack.Shell) -> Bad: (explorer.exe It a 350 Gb. The desktop is 2 years old. Even after recharging, Windows 7 will now not start up.

Reply to Abmario Share silmarilxl5 October 24, 2014 12:50:56 PM abmario, thanks! Windows 7 Tried pressing the F8 buttons but nothing. I select my language, time zone, keyboard and click next. even tho there are bad sectors on the hard-drive it should still be useable because i was able to read and write information using Ubuntu live CD.

It boots now. –Halfgaar Feb 25 '13 at 12:37 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote You can re-install W7 from the recovery partition on a HP notebook. If I try restarting from there, I get the Windows XP start up screen, then a box that says "Please wait...", which also remains for hours and hours. Thx. Reply morgan says: July 28, 2009 at 9:29 pm i sigm in at when i start up my computer but then the screnn goes black and the "my documents" page opens.

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Luv you bunches T P.S. http://superuser.com/questions/350860/how-to-fix-windows-7-when-system-recovery-options-hangs I tried to restore to an earlier restore point prior to SP3 install, but I don't see restore points older than three months. How Long Does System Restore Take Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Windows 10 Luv you bunches T.

My brother told me that AVG might be the problem but sdo not know how to get into windows to uninstall it. http://magicnewspaper.com/system-restore/problem-after-doing-system-restore-on-my-laptop.html You can contact Gateway if you can't find your product key. 13 Download the necessary drivers for your laptop. Use the down arrow on your keyboard to select the Last Known Good Configuration (Advanced) option. Pressing F8 or F11 doesn't work.

No beep, only a black screen. But now it's all upgraded and patched up to SP2 again and is working fine. Showing results for  Search instead for  Did you mean:  stuck on system restore installing office 2010 stuck on system restore installing office 2010 SOLVED Go to solution Mandylv New User Mark http://magicnewspaper.com/system-restore/i-have-to-use-system-restore-every-24-hours-or-my-computer-freezes-please-help.html But obviously I had to re-install everything and transfer all my files back from the other computer I had saved them on.

Sometimes it reboots, sometimes it just hangs at the black screen (periodically). but any linuxdistro w/ gparted will get you to the partition table.what you want to do is two things.1) delete the 100meg boot partition, and the next one over from that Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop How to activate my IBM recovery system F11?

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Kelkuno, Jun 24, 2007 #11 1click Joined: Jul 3, 2007 Messages: 18 Had the same problem, turns out it's a well known issue to Gateway and Microsoft it's due to "SpeedStep" The battery removal working like a charm for me. I chatted w/ Gateway twice, out of warranty, and no mention of the SpeedStep issue. Thanks again!!!!

Mike Los Angeles More about : gateway laptop boot windows Reply to silmarilxl5 Best solution Abmario a b $ Windows 7 October 24, 2014 12:36:13 PM To restore Gateways is to Neither worked. solution My laptop goes to the windows 7 boot manager but won't fully factory reset with the recovery disc. http://magicnewspaper.com/system-restore/solved-computer-freezes-and-system-restore-not-working.html A CCM membership gives you access to additional options.

Spyware can do strange things. I'm gonna have to buy a caddie and see what's up in another computer. You saved several hours (maybe days) of my life.