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Reboot Problem

by shift / June 22, 2009 8:07 PM PDT

Dell Dimension 3000
OS: XP Home

Last weekend I changed Computer Desks, when I went to reboot my computer, I got the Dell Screen and then it went to a blank screen and a flashing dash in the upper left hand corner. This flashing dash is there for about 5 minutes, then the OS starts up and it works find. Before I unplug my computer, I was not having any problems with it. Any suggestion would be appreciated. Thanks

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Was this a one-time hickup?
by Kees Bakker / June 22, 2009 8:21 PM PDT
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Or does it happen every time you boot?

Did you shutdown before unplugging the power on the old location? Or did you just pull it out while being in standby or hibernation mode?

Kees

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Reboot Problem
by shift / June 22, 2009 8:35 PM PDT

No I shut the system down properly.

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That's one of the two questions answered.
by Kees Bakker / June 22, 2009 8:51 PM PDT
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The other was: Was this a one-time hickup, or does it happen every time you boot?

Kees

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Reboot Problem
by shift / June 23, 2009 5:28 AM PDT

Before unpluging my computer I didn't have this problem. Now everytime I reboot, I have it.

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