We tried the various repair systems and still got the failure of either more error messages and the result being the blinking cursor.
So this became a simple task of getting his files out (there are now thousands of posts like http://tips.oncomputers.info/archives2004/0401/2004-Jan-11.htm now) then we used the recovery media for his laptop.
It's working again. Our guess is it was some bad malware.
I have win7 sony laptop.
when I on my screen is complete black with cursor.
Does not open task bar.
cannot restart or anything.
tried every thing with f8(no sys restore points) , changing shell value to explorer.exe ,but it does not show in taskmgr.exe to stop.
however when I stop the process winlogon in taskmgr it takes me to administrator and does a li'l work.
I tried chkdsk n everything ,still the same prob it shows" failed to transfer log messages to log event() .
can somebody please help me.
or show me any other way like downloading a program in usb and using it to solve this. or any other thing that works