Black screen with cursor

Hello, I have a hp dv9000 windows vista 64 bit and after it has some apparent viruses i ran mwb and it found over 200... when i went to restart it gave me a bsod 0x24. I did startup repair and it fixed that now i just have a black screen with a cursor when i try starting up in normal mode or any of the 3 safe modes. I cant click anything while i am on the black screen... I have tried chkdsk, mini xp through hirens to do more virus scans and no luck... i am not able to run sfc. I am out of ideas... I really really don't want to reformat... any suggestions?
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  1. i tried ctrl+alt+del,.. ctrl+shift+esc.. still blackscreen and cursor... even in safe mode.. I almost tried every thing but still I have black screen and cursor..
    need some help pls... thnxsss
  2. Any more answers to the original question/problem? I'm faced with the same thing...also on an HP dv9000 laptop...
  3. purushottamaher said:
    Scan your hole system through any Anti-Virus Software..



    tried all of these steps.

    ctrl alt del will render no screens or comands.

    all button combos gibe me nothing only black screen with cursor.
    even in safe modes.


    Please help!
  4. purushottamaher said:
    Scan your hole system through any Anti-Virus Software..

    how do you scan a system, without a system?
  5. poopcake said:
    tried all of these steps.

    ctrl alt del will render no screens or comands.

    all button combos gibe me nothing only black screen with cursor.
    even in safe modes.


    Please help!

    found this problem on 2 computers lately. I used the monitor adjustments and reset factory on monitor. It worked on both computers. Windows XP and 2000
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