Windows xp does not start Tags: Support Microsoft Windows XP Last response: September 15, 2005 6:53 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous September 15, 2005 12:58:07 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?) when I swtch my pc on windows does not start. It does not start in any of the mode options that appears on screen. If i use a cd to boot will I loose data? More about : windows start Byte September 15, 2005 4:25:07 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?) No, unless you decide to do a clean install of XP and then you will lose everything for it will format your harddrive. -- XP-WNP Today is the first day of the rest of your life. "theo" wrote: > when I swtch my pc on windows does not start. It does not start in any of the > mode options that appears on screen. > If i use a cd to boot will I loose data? galen September 15, 2005 6:53:48 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?) In news:5A8E8423-7EC0-4D6B-97C6-F77A0937AB0E@microsoft.com, theo <firstname.lastname@example.org> had this to say: My reply is at the bottom of your sent message: > when I swtch my pc on windows does not start. It does not start in > any of the mode options that appears on screen. > If i use a cd to boot will I loose data? Hopefully not. See here: Repair Installation of XP : http://kgiii.info/windows/XP/general/xprepair.html Galen -- "You know that a conjurer gets no credit when once he has explained his trick; and if I show you too much of my method of working, you will come to the conclusion that I am a very ordinary individual after all." Sherlock Holmes Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows XP computer does not start. Forum Windows XP does start with no errors Forum Windows XP home user wireless does not auot-start Forum Help & Support does not start in Windows XP Forum windows XP on dell laptop does not start when using CTX pr.. Forum Windows XP does not start up Forum scrrensaver in windows xp does not start Forum Windows xp radeon x800gt does not display after game starts Forum SolvedWindows does not move to stop the Windows Start how to solve? Forum SolvedWindows xp will not start. Forum Windows 7 won't start, Startup Repair does nothing, I don't have a disc Forum SolvedWindows XP Setup will not start Forum SolvedWindows XP will keeps crashing on start-up Forum SolvedDoes Windows XP 64-Bit work on Dell Optiplex 760 USFF? Forum Black Screen Windows Does not start... Forum SolvedVisionTek ATI Radeon 2600XT AGP 512MB Video Card, Drivers malfunction during start up Windows XP 32 Forum SolvedI have windows 7 installed on my computer. My computer does not have a built in card reader. So i tried using a pro/9xp atech Forum SolvedWindows 7 does not start when SSD is attached to a SATA port with RAID Forum SolvedWindows does not start; cpu fan running at high speed Forum Windows won't start, startup repair can't help, neither does system restore Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !