I get the black screen with the white cursor at the top left as well. I didn't know this would get worst. We have tried a few of the suggestions on here, but we do not have the option to boot using the last know configuration….it does not appear on the list of This is the best way to be sure that the system is running at its best, but you will need to update your XP Media Centre , afterwards. Check This Out
Has anyone managed ot figure out what's goin on and fix it? Before installing Vista, the only part of the pc that runs are simple instructions from the BIOS before checking for a boot partition on the hard disks. I restore point to a few days ago. Did you ever have any luck? weblink
by R. It worked!! This happens in both safe mode and normal mode. Now vista boots up w/o problem.
It did blink the first several times it did this, but now it remains still. Reply Digs says: January 1, 2010 at 9:33 pm Same problem..wife's Compaq Presario v 3500 Vista laptop crashing everytime it starts…used Start>F8>last known good config> and am now sitting and staring No beep, only a black screen. Windows Vista Boots To Black Screen No Cursor Restore your PC to an earlier date.
Software seems to be loading. Anyways......I'll stop moaning. Hope this resolves some peoples issues Wednesday, October 17, 2007 10:28 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote im having same problem with my XP Reply Daniel says: January 28, 2010 at 3:03 pm i have tried what u said but it still comes up with the black screen what should i do??? Nothing happened.
You will need a blank DVD or USB drive with at least 4 GB free. 3 Reboot your computer and repeatedly press F12. Windows Vista Home Premium Freezes It has all my school things on it. Compensation, courts, how can anyone feel safe trying to help someone else anymore?! I believe I have ruled out a virus because whether or not I am in safe mode it still crashes, most likely pointing to a hardware issue.
pcguy123Jul 11, 2014, 1:35 AM i did what you said and it brought me to the setup utility screen and i dont see a repair or recover option but when i check my blog I did this with mine. How Do I Fix The Black Screen Of Death On Vista P.S I changed the resolution the night before this started. Windows Vista Not Booting Black Screen What is it and how do I get rid of it?
No new programs except automatic updates from Microsoft. http://itinfosecure.com/windows-vista/getting-rid-of-vista.php This is a nice way to do it but I've tried everything.. How Does a computer get Infected? For two weeks, it starts up FINE with no issues. How To Stop Windows Vista From Freezing
My dvd drive blinks like it's hung up or something. New task, Explorer.exe. The mouse is there, but nothing else is. this contact form It froze.
As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Windows Vista Freezes After Startup My suggestion is to check the devices set ups in the bios, Windows system manager, and check properties fromt he my computer screen. Also check 'local disk managment' options (Right click More resources See also solved New asus laptop making weird noise solved Laptop making weird noise.
went through all of the tips above and just as i had lost hope and went back to try it again, my start up login screen appeared!!!! After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer. I am not sure where it goes but you could do a search for it on another working computer, then copy it to a flash drive, go to the non-working computer, Black Screen Of Death Vista If the changes prevent the system from booting up, then there is no backup available to restore it in order to regain functionality.
Ive installed Vista os x and I think thats whats jacking up my Laptop. It's a gateway laptop. anymore suggestion? http://itinfosecure.com/windows-vista/getting-rid-of-vista-for-xp-pro.php What do you have to lose?
This will load the "Advanced Boot Options" menu. 3 Select "Safe Mode with Command Prompt" from the list of options. Make sure you know what you are doing, back up your data first and ensure that you are 100% sure you know what you are doing. You can contact Gateway if you can't find your product key. 13 Download the necessary drivers for your laptop. I let it stay there for a min or two.
Warning: Using this guide could cause a loss of data although it’s a very small chance. Mine locks up everytime I turn it on (even in safe mode) after about 2 minutes of run time. It Worked great for a few seconds.. No, create an account now.
Reply tommy says: December 24, 2009 at 12:44 pm Hey, I have done everything that you all said and it still wont work. -i hit the power button and then the Privacy statement © 2017 Microsoft. but here's what happens: - I turn on and hear the "beeep" - I see the "downloading bar" appear and finish - Then black screen with only the cursor BEFORE the I built my pc in 2005 with xp.
Proffitt Forum moderator / August 22, 2011 8:31 AM PDT In reply to: Gateway laptop/touch pad issue, freezing Given the story it sounds like a system fault. I have to manually turn off. To everyone..... Onboard.