Originally posted by Redsand
when i turn on my computer it asks me if i want to start windows normally, start in safe mode, start in safe mode w/ networking etc.. and when i put normally the screen just goes blank, when i put in safe mode it locks up.. does this mean my HDD is messed up..? or is it something else.. and im running XP..
This could be a few things.
It could be a corrupt video driver
It could be a recently installed program has corrupted your OS.
or a critical device driver, the problem is almost definitely software related.
Did you make any recent changes to your system?