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boot up loop

My laptop started blue screening on start up leading to it looping. Safe mode or last settings options did not work. Got it taken care of but now OS seems in pretty bad shape. Programs are not working correctly, taskbar keeps disappering and locking, I can't drag folders on the desktop. Anyone else have this problem or know what is infecting it. Tried installing a new antivirus since obviously mine didn't do its job and D: is not reconized.

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Too little to go on.

In reply to: boot up loop

No details about your laptop, nor what the Blue Screen said. Most BSOD's (Blue Screens of Death), have a STOP Error code and that can be looked up for more details.

How was the problem resolved?

What do you mean by programs are not working properly?

You mention anti-virus but not which one you had before, nor which one you have now. Why do you think the old one wasn't doing its job properly?

What is D:? Hard drive, partition, CD/DVD drive?


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more info

In reply to: Too little to go on.

D: is CD/DVD drive. AVG was virus scanning program previously installed and I believe something got by it due to the fact that I don't install new software very often and the problem occured very quickly and randomly. Was not able to read BSOD due to my boss wanted it fixed ASAP and wouldn't allow me to stop the boot to read it. It was taken to a local computer shop where they were able to allow full boot. I.E. on the programs Word will open a .doc but as soon as it is modified entire program will shut down. Other programs seem to be doing same type of error. If I minimize something to the taskbar it disappears but is still running. New virus software is by Panda security (boss bought it last night without knowledge so I dont know much about this software).

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A works computer?

In reply to: more info

You need either to get the works IT to sort it out, or return it to the repair shop and tell them to fix it.


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In reply to: A works computer?

Most likely I will wipe the hard drive and start from scratch because I didn't agree with the creation of the laptop anyway. Was just wondering if anyone else had bumped into this issue and knew a name or cause of it.

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