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Old 12-29-2004, 03:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ok, so I bought this cheap computer from a guy that said it had been locking up on him, I figured I could fix it, but I don't know what to do...I start it up and it looks like its gonna run, brings up XP pro loading screen and then goes to a blue screen saying "Setup is being restarted", then the screen turns black and I can't do anything. any help?
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format and start from scratch. Then see what happens.
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Old 12-29-2004, 03:21 PM   #3 (permalink)
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How though? its not letting me do anything...
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Old 12-29-2004, 04:45 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Put in a Windows install disk, go into the BIOS and configure it to boot from CD, then follow the instructions for a fresh install.
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