Computer wont boot

  Bike-it 14:55 12 Apr 2009
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My desktop computer when switched on goes to a black screen with different options.
1. safe mode
2.safe mode with networking and a few other which i forget.
it dosent matter which option i choose as it goes onto the windows xp screen and it all appears normal but it then returns to the black screen mentioned above.
Any ideas please?

  rawprawn 15:00 12 Apr 2009

Try Last Known Good Configuration

To start your computer by using the Last Known Good Configuration feature, follow these steps:
Start your computer. press the F8 key.
When the Windows Advanced Options menu appears, use the ARROW keys to select Last Known Good Configuration (your most recent settings that worked), and then press ENTER.
If you are running other operating systems on your computer, use the ARROW keys to select Microsoft Windows XP, and then press ENTER.
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  Bike-it 15:09 12 Apr 2009

i have tried the last known good configuration feature it also goes to the windows xp screen and returns to the black screen, i am only running xp on the computer.

  rawprawn 15:10 12 Apr 2009

Other suggestions if that doesn't work.

click here

  rawprawn 15:11 12 Apr 2009

I would suggest Repair XP
click here

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