Laptop wont boot

  postie24 13:46 25 Jan 2008
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Hi there,can anybody help please.
Acer laptop xp sp2.Yesterday i decided to do a complete restore using acronis,i had the hard drive image stored on dvds.After going through the process of starting the restore,it asked for the disc,as soon as it loaded,the laptop crashed.
It will boot to the acer screen and thats it.
It just sits there with a black screen with a cursor flashing in top left of screen.
I can get into the bios,but changing boot up etc,its still the same.
Any help would be appreciated.

  Technotiger 13:53 25 Jan 2008

Try doing it in Safe Mode.

  postie24 13:57 25 Jan 2008

Hi technotiger,it wont let me into safe mode.

  Technotiger 14:09 25 Jan 2008

Hmm, perhaps you might get more informed assistance from click here

  postie24 14:12 25 Jan 2008

Ok thanks for your help,ill have a read.
Its strange im gettin hard drive activity,but just wont boot past the acer screen.

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