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Windows wont start and now wont let me reinstall

  • EVGA
  • Windows Vista
Last response: in Windows Vista
April 28, 2009 3:56:12 PM

hi for a while iwas noticing that my computer was slowing down (q9450 evga 780i evga gtx280 4 gb ram 4 hard drives 2 250s 1 500 1 raptor 36gb) soo i thought i would restart to see if that would help then after the green loading bar goes the screen just went black and did nothing for a reallly long time soo i reinstalled windows and it worked fine i installed the updates the updates needed to restart and it did the same thing got stuck at the black screen i did notice that the install took longer then normal but once i got it working it was fine
any help would be very nice

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April 28, 2009 3:58:39 PM

Clear the CMOS to eliminate the possibility of incorrect settings. Go into your Bios, and set your DVD drive to be bootable. Then boot to your Install disc:

How to generate a system health report:

checking the Reliability Monitor for errors:

Troubleshooting Sequence:

How to check system files in Vista:

How to perform a Startup repair:

How to perform a full system repair:
April 29, 2009 3:24:25 AM

tried those but they didnt work it still take about 20 minutes to start and i did the bios again