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Old 11-13-2005, 01:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Power went out in at my place, now my comp just freezes and the led light fades in and out. First I thought it was a windows problem so I restored, then I tried to repair windows. But now I cant finish the repair cause it just keeps locking up. "win xp"
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Old 11-13-2005, 05:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Maybe one of your devices has been damaged when the power went out. If you can ever get spare parts just to check which part is defectif. Maybe its a hardware that went down or maybe not, maybe it's just a software problem... maybe just try to format it and not a repair. Maybe a full format would work.

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I cant format or repair at this point, it keeps locking up in the middle of it
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Old 11-13-2005, 07:48 PM   #4 (permalink)
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sounds like unfortunately something got fried. if your lucky its just the psu which would have saved most of your devices because its fused. i would check the psu first and then the motherboard
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