Home Forums Tech Helproom Why PC will NOT boot WINDOWS on startup Tech Helproom | Windows Help | Apple Help | Digital Home & Smartphones Help | Consumer Rights Advice | Games | Speakers Corner | Beta Testing Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post Why PC will NOT boot WINDOWS on startup Krall2 16:11 13 Oct 2015 Locked Answered Hi, would appreciate some help as to why my WIN8.1 PC refuses to load WINDOWS on Startup. It goes as far as the Welcome Screen after the password then I get a black screen. Most grateful for any help. Thanks Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:11 13 Oct 2015 Answer could be a corrupt profile can you start in safe mode? or try tapping F8 at the welcome screen and see if it will let you into the advance tools menu to do a system restore. Krall2 15:14 19 Oct 2015 Thanks FruitBat Your suggestions worked a treat. I apologise for not responding sooner. Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:15 19 Oct 2015 Glad its sorted. This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.