can't get past safe mode screen

  ramsay29 14:17 05 Nov 2004

Hi Folks

My Pc this morning when started came up with the screen which appears when windows doesn't load properly. have tried all the given options "safe mode etc, but none work the computer cannot get past this screen.

I am running XP home.

Any suggestions would be appreciated

  MichelleC 14:26 05 Nov 2004

If there's a yellow in device manager undate driver.

  rawprawn 14:29 05 Nov 2004

I assume if you can't get past "This screen" you can't get to device manager. Have your tried using your XP disc to Repair

  ramsay29 14:29 05 Nov 2004

cannot get into windows to reach device manager? Is there some other way?

  rawprawn 14:56 05 Nov 2004

As I said use your XP disc either to boot or repair

  ramsay29 16:53 05 Nov 2004

when i use the boot disk it does not give me the option to repair only reformat. i have reformatted twice since fitting new hard drive. Could it be a problem with the hardware?

  rawprawn 17:00 05 Nov 2004

You should have a repair option. Have you got a full Windows XP disc?

  rawprawn 17:07 05 Nov 2004

click here and here for easy instructions I think the second link is the easiest to follow, just scroll down and click on the how to repair.

  rawprawn 17:09 05 Nov 2004

click here sorry the second link went missing, here it is.If you can getto it using another computer which from your posts I guess you can. Print out the instructions.

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