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Unable to boot after malware Adw cleaner used.

Hey all, not sure where to post so please move if needed. I recently downloaded Malware ADW Cleaner and performed a scan and clean. When I rebooted the laptop which is an HP within a Windows 10, it brings me to the choose tour keyboard layout screen and I can not boot up the pc. The documents are not backed up so I have trying to fix it before restoring to factory and the windows 10 disc is nowhere to be found. Any and all help is appreciated. Thank you in advance.

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Sadly, some "cleaners" do this

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The good news? You can try a Linux distro to get your files out. Also, you can make a Win 10 disk/USB with the free Win 10 media creation tool.
Dafydd.

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ANY other way?

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Is there any other way to fix this. That would be my last option

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"Last option"?

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If you want to save your files and reinstall Win 10, that's the way to go. Is there something you don't understand in my answer?
Dafydd.

Post was last edited on July 9, 2018 1:13 PM PDT

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Files

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Download the Linux distro on another pc? Sorry. Beginner with This.

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Yes.

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Post was last edited on July 9, 2018 2:03 PM PDT

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A very long shot.

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Be sure to power off, unplug the power and then look for any USB connected devices. unplug those and try again.

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