Black Screen of Death with blinking cursor - Page 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-14-2012, 04:32 PM   #11 (permalink)
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: n/a
Posts: 2,956
Default Re: Black Screen of Death with blinking cursor

Originally Posted by outcast3rd View Post
Yah i tried that already, I fixed the issue already, i dont know how...but it is working now..I actually unplugged the ethernet and fax as well. It still gave the issue when the HDD was disconnected and the DVD drives, I change the setup to boot the HDD first and DVD second, i think there could be a issue with the DVD after thinking about it.
Sweet, one way to be for sure that drive is messing up test it another pc.
If it gives out the same problem I would replace it later on.
If you don't need your drive I would just scrape on by with a good flash drive or hdd to do some booting or file managment.

-RockMan- is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
BLACK SCREEN OF DEATH WITH CURSOR- win7 sibbystiggy Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 2 04-15-2012 09:58 AM
Black screen and blinking underscore *NOTHING WORKS* deius Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 1 03-07-2011 08:38 AM
Can't boot into safe mode or from cd, blinking cursor on black screen KatNelson7717 Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 4 03-29-2010 03:41 PM
Black Screen Blinking Cursor NOT AGAIN! spikoman69 Microsoft Windows and Software 11 01-06-2008 06:46 PM
Computer troubles (Screen keeps blinking black) BigBucksT Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 6 08-11-2007 08:12 AM

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:06 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.