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Computer WON'T start up

My laptop inexplicably won't load Windows. Every time I try it says Press F11 for emergency startup then loads the old black screen that gives options to:

Start in Safe Mode
Safe Mode with Networking
Safe Modes with Command Prompt

Start Windows Normally

OS: Windows XP
Hewlitt Packard

Any other info needed I'll be glad to give out. Thanks for any help.

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XP disc??

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Is the disc absolutely required to do this? Is there anything in Command Prompt that will solve this problem?

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(NT) Duplicate post to one in the Computer Newbies Forum ?

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Yep.

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