desktop keeps reloading

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windows xp
the computer boots up to the desktop, the icons are displayed and then after
a few seconds the desktop reloads again this happens constantly as if its
caught in a continual loop, i cant run any programs like spybot etc. because
i dont get the chance to run them

any help much appreciated

andrew
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  1. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)

    As soon as you get in go to the Run command and type shutdown -a This will
    abort the shutdown and give you a chance to do what you need to do.

    "Andrew" <andrew.davies61@btinternet.com> wrote in message
    news:d8ne03$ch7$1@nwrdmz02.dmz.ncs.ea.ibs-infra.bt.com...
    > windows xp
    > the computer boots up to the desktop, the icons are displayed and then
    > after a few seconds the desktop reloads again this happens constantly as
    > if its caught in a continual loop, i cant run any programs like spybot
    > etc. because i dont get the chance to run them
    >
    > any help much appreciated
    >
    > andrew
    >
  2. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)

    its not shutting down, the desktop keeps reloading/refreshing

    andrew


    "AllenM" <allen.miyake@gmail.com> wrote in message
    news:%23v8mR$ScFHA.3712@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
    > As soon as you get in go to the Run command and type shutdown -a This will
    > abort the shutdown and give you a chance to do what you need to do.
    >
    > "Andrew" <andrew.davies61@btinternet.com> wrote in message
    > news:d8ne03$ch7$1@nwrdmz02.dmz.ncs.ea.ibs-infra.bt.com...
    > > windows xp
    > > the computer boots up to the desktop, the icons are displayed and then
    > > after a few seconds the desktop reloads again this happens constantly as
    > > if its caught in a continual loop, i cant run any programs like spybot
    > > etc. because i dont get the chance to run them
    > >
    > > any help much appreciated
    > >
    > > andrew
    > >
    >
    >
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