hmmm?? :-)OMG don't judge me!message edited by shanna99 Report • #2 NT56erbx February 7, 2014 at 13:34:41 ✔ Best AnswerIs it saying anything else? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - black screen on start by froggy1936 / December 20, 2009 1:06 PM PST In reply to: Black screen issue using Vista and IE What should I do?- SamSpec's:AMD FX-4100Gigabyte's GA-970A-D3G.SKILL 1600Hz 8gb Ripjaws1TB Seagate HDDEVGA GTX 560 1GBCooler Master eXtreme 700w 16 answers Last reply Jun 6, 2013 Best Answer May 16, 2012 More You can try another flash but that rarely works. have a peek here
I haven't turned my laptop off in over a month, which is very annoying as well because of the power it's using while I'm at work all day.Any help would be Subscribe ▲ Learn more about PCWorld's Digital Editions 🔎 Home News Reviews How-To Video Business Laptops Tablets Phones Hardware Security Software Gadgets Subscribe Resources PCs Phones Printers Ultrabooks This is most likely due to a bad hard drive. Article Access the Advanced Startup Options in Windows 10 or Windows 8 Get the Most From Your Tech With Our Daily Tips Email Address Sign Up There was an error. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/vista-won-t-boot-black-screen-after-bad-windows-update-262632/
And then my nightmare began!!! It could be bad or loose data cables or if they are IDE drives, the master/slave jumpers could be configured wrong. Finally I used the Windows Update feature to determine if anything in Vista needed to be updated. I have explained that my vista laptop just went dead.
Other systems will have you copy a few files to your bootable disk, restart, and open up the BIOS during startup (typically by pressing a specified key for setup options), and But eventually resumes the scanning/repair.October 17, 2013 Tuffy A few months ago, my computer wasn't able to boot, so I decided to run Startup Repair(advanced startup options F8), and then It sets the stage for your operating system, so to speak, by finding all your PC's various hardware components and letting the operating system know it can use them. Windows Vista Boots To Black Screen No Cursor CNET Reviews Best Products Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Networking Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Phones Printers Software Smart Home Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech Web Hosting Forums News Apple Computers Deals
I have a tech at my house AGAIN replacing parts as I type this. I then scanned for adware and viruses, which there were none each time. Then you could run CHKDSK on C:\ to see if it's a problem with the drive.It is very odd that it won't let you into BIOS, which indicates that it might https://www.vistax64.com/vista-general/106682-vista-wont-boot-after-windows-update-help.html Enter your computer's BIOS or UEFI firmware setup screen and check its boot order setting, ensuring that it's set to boot from its hard drive.
But I'll have to confess that on a few occasions it did it without my permission...usually in the middle of the night. Windows Vista Not Booting Black Screen How to remove the black screen?3- I try to install DVD Back up recover ...It won't let me boot event press F12 to DVD Any Idea?4- In the Boot Device Menu, Noticed that I did an alt-ctrl-del (I'm sure other combo do the same as well), Vista brings up the Lock Computer, Switch User, Log Off, Change a password, Start Task manager But I've been using it for almost a year now?
Repairing Windows replaces these important files without removing or changing anything else on your computer.Note: In Windows 10, 8, 7 & Vista this is called a Startup Repair. http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/windows-vista-boot-rescue-disks-work/ This time, my drivers all seem to be up to date, so I am not sure if it is a driver issue or not. Vista Black Screen Fix I was on the verge of buying new hardware and figured I would try one last ditch effort and reset the CMOS battery. Windows Vista Won't Boot Black Screen I'm sooooo irritated!!!!!!
by mango1969 / August 17, 2008 11:07 PM PDT In reply to: Worth a try - it worked for me I'm having this problem too!I did the Vista update last week, When I hit the power button, you hear all the regular noises, the lights turn on, but nothing on the screen. He's as at home using the Linux terminal as he is digging into the Windows registry. Check This Out More From Us Article What To Do When Windows Freezes During or After Login List Here's What to Do When Your Computer Doesn't Turn On Article How To Force Windows To
Tell us more about how it "cannot boot up", what's the problem? "windows 7" Black Screen Solution I refuse to go through this crap ever again with a Microsoft OS. But what I am confused about is that they were insisting that my laptop fell somewhere prior to fixing which they said caused the blank screen.
I told to my self that I will just plug it in next day in the office. samotageMay 16, 2012, 1:30 PM Hi Guy's,Since April my New PC has been working fine. Hope you can help others get themselves out of this jam!Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - still it's windows issue - happens only after update by instrict / Vista Black Screen With Cursor Fix Command Prompt solved windows wont boot after bios update Windows 7 Setup Won't Recognize SSD or Hard Drive after (botched?) BIOS update Windows 8.1 won't boot after bios update Windows wont boot after
Most PC manufacturers handle BIOS updates based on your specific line and model, so head over to your manufacturer's support page and check its listings for your PC, because if you The most recent error, today (5/1/09) was "0x0000000a (0x0000000000000880, 0x000000000000000c, 0x0000000000000001, 0xfffff80001e7c989)."After the issue in March, I went for weeks without being able to do Vista updates. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - black screen w/cursor by Random Pilot / May 7, 2010 10:12 AM PDT In reply to: Blsck Screen with cursor on Vista Home this contact form Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - > by superman0001 / December 16, 2009 8:37 AM PST In reply to: Black Screen and No cursor!
Report • #6 NT56erbx February 7, 2014 at 20:13:49 Yeah that would be important...(I sort of just assumed) Report • #7 shanna99 February 7, 2014 at 22:41:02 Sorry, I thought it After lots of great help from CatByte all the memory I had lost was returned and it looked like my problems were solved.