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Win XP: Black screen on boot update with latest Microsoft updates

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  • Started 1 year ago by AD
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AD
Posts: 1

I have an Asus NetBook running Win XP. After updating with latest MS updates, Windows in normal mode
does not boot to logon screen, but just displays a black screen (no cursor). Displayed Windows logo during
boot process.

After this the HDD light shows a lot of activity but will not boot even after several hours, when disk activity seems
to not occur. Boots every time in safe mode (with/without network support).

Unable to do system restore even though system has restore points.

Any suggestions?

Please

Posted 1 year ago
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oliverpowell
oliverpowell
Posts: 35

Try to start your XP in clean boot mode to find the faulty or conflicting driver.
Here are the guided steps you need to follow:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/310353

Update or reinstall the faulty driver after finding one.

Good Luck!!
Oliver

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