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windows 7 start up problems

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  • Started 4 years ago by frozencraker1126
  • Latest reply from germ-x
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Ok so I was just watching a movie on my Pc, the movie stopped playing and said it didn't recognize the disk. I tried reatarting the computer and it is now frozen on the windows start up screen........ the computer didn't come with a windows 7 disc and I have over 1,000 dollars in editing software that I really don't want to lose. I doubt its a virus since this computer hasn't been hooked up to internet in over a year. Please help!!!!

Posted 4 years ago
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Try safe mode (keep tapping the f8 key on boot up) and see if you can retrieve documents from there.


Posted 4 years ago
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Having over 1,000 dollars of software, don't you have a backup of these e.g. DVD's CD's, I have similar and have 2 backups of the software including images on separate hard drives!
Once you get the PC up and running I highly recommend creating an Image of the hard drive, you just never know when the little gremlins will attack.

Posted 4 years ago
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W7 disks here (free),

Posted 4 years ago
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One thing you can try is to disconnect your power cord then unplug your DVD player. Plug your power plug back in and try and start your system.

Posted 4 years ago

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