o im sry warez monster, i think i misread ur post into saying that he needed to get to his desktop to get to msconfig to get to safe mode or last known good as i kno safe mode is a boot option in msconfig and now i understand it as telling to check start up options in msconfig and then trying to f8 into last known good or safe mode which is good advice that i would give myself.
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