My Evesham Win XP PC (about5yrs old) as started hanging for 4 minutes on boot up at the following screen. click here As the picture is not very clear this is what is says. Phoenix-AwardsBIos v6 . 00PG, AN Energy STAR ALLY Copyright(C) 1984-2002, Phoenix Techologies Ltd W6729MS V5.1 050503 15:28:38
Press DEL to Enter Set Up 05/05/2003-nVidia-nForoce-6A61BM4DC-00
I have run cccleaner/Superantispyware/antivirus ect. Have tried System Restore to no avail.
Can you boot into Safe Mode successfully? Switch the machine on and then immediately start tapping the F8 key.
When you get into the startup options menu, select Safe Mode (without networking) and hit enter. You'll get a load of scrolling white text, and after a minute or two you should get a crude Windows desktop with 'Safe Mode' in all four corners.
Hi All, I have checked the Hard Drive using Win check Disc and all seems well. What I have come across by accident is that when I remove the USB Dongle(if that is the correct name)that is used for wireless connection,the computer loads O.K. Please could anyone suggest a reason/cure.