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In the System Recovery Options dialog box, click Command Prompt. 7. Adv Reply June 19th, 2014 #6 Matthew_Bird View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Mar 2014 Beans 27 Re: Windows 7 won't boot via Still not booting from disc. Or you can attach the drive to your new computer using an enclosure or USB adapter. http://realink.org/solved-vista/solved-vista-boot-error-winload-exe.html

I purchased this computer from Best Buy in December, 2008, and except for this problem, the laptop has worked almost flawlessly since then. In the graphics advanced option under the textures tab, it will only go as high as medium if I want to load that area. Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support General Help [SOLVED] Windows 7 won't boot via I believe they were all removed by the moderator...Robert, or Bob.

You may to take ownership of the drive but that is not difficult to do. Do you get the press any key to boot to the DVD... I have tested that the CD works on another computer in the house. Right now trying chkdsk since reading that reply, I put "c:" afterwards running from x.

If so, download it and install the update. So I decided to just forget that idea and hope that eventually Microsoft would come up with "fixes" to alleviate the problems.If fixes never occur, and this laptop "bites the dust", Boot to the GRUB menu.Select the GRUB menu entry Windows 7 (loader) (on /dev/sda1)Press e to edit the entry's GRUB commands. When I pressed the power button again, the machine sounded like it fired up.

I have three laptops set up that way and I use mostly 64-bit, but choose to leave it with the OS that it came with from the factory. I don't need to save any files from XP, and I don't want to go through the hassle of formatting a 1TB drive again, so how can I either get Vista For extra memory, which this model seems to need, I am using a 32 GB USB flash drive...where I had backed up all my previous files from my last laptop which I don't know what else to do i'm sorry if I am comming across rude to anyone even a moderator.

What's New? On the third time it said there were no problems detected. You can get a disk from here, http://www.askvg.com/direct-do.....nd-64-bit/ Choose the same version as is installed. I know I never had any issues like this using XP Pro or Home SP 1, 2, or 3.

I restarted and ran it again. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/windows-7-64bit-laptop-wont-boot Depending on what you learn from the above, we can decide how to proceed next. Even with the resolution set to 1280x720 and with textures set on high, it managed to load the area but crashed 2 seconds after.For anyone else who has the same problem, I decided to leave it on there and dual boot.

So, I went into the BIOS. More about the author I booted with the the USB and got into recovery options. I am not convinced I presume that the connection of the LCD to the mother board is the culprit it went loose that is how they quickly fixed it. Adv Reply July 17th, 2014 #10 Matthew_Bird View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Mar 2014 Beans 27 Re: Windows 7 won't boot via

Local Time: 13:45 will not boot from vista installation CD CD drive works normally for reading and playing. Register now! When I try installing Vista 64-bit in a Windows XP 32-bit environment, it doesn't work... check my blog Reply With Quote New 28 Dec 2010 #2 theog View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Senior Member Join Date : Aug 2009 uk Hampshire Posts : 642 vista home

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 System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell Inc. DistroUbuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Re: Windows 7 won't boot via GRUB You do not edit grub.cfg.

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The result: when I turned on my PC, GRUB booted. If you have a 32-bit version of Windows XP and want to install a 64-bit version of Windows Vista, you must boot the computer from the 64-bit Windows Vista DVD and For more info on UEFI boot install & repair - Regularly Updated : http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2147295 Please use Thread Tools above first post to change to [Solved] when/if answered completely. But then it erased the system restore point and nothing changed.

I am not angry just yet, because again, I have a backup (HP TouchSmart). Do you get a prompt to "Press any key" __________________ Rich 02-14-2009, 10:26 AM #18 jcgriff2 Team Manager, Microsoft SupportBSOD Kernel Dump Expert Join Date: Sep 2007 Otherwise is there anything I can do in the meantime? news My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ...

If so, then the issue is either the fact that Vista is a DVD (and the drive can't boot to a DVD) or a problem with the Vista DVD itself. I'd love to see someone prove this one.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Black screen after bad grafics card driver update by matrix00676 / October 1, 2009 6:46 My friend and I both have laptops that are running Vista. But yours now shows as correct and grub2's os-prober finds the Windows install, so no major issues.

Do I need to set the hard drive to slave? DistroUbuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Re: Windows 7 won't boot via GRUB I think you are supposed to run the repair three times while in it before rebooting. Hi Lorien, I have done clean installs three times before on this computer, the last time it was done it would not boot from the DVD so I just put the Proffitt Forum moderator / January 24, 2010 12:47 AM PST In reply to: DiscomBOBulated I'll keep on sharing how I recovered.

You would have to wipe the HDD first, then try as a clean unused system (if you got past the first two issues). I am sure you see my point.You ask what good is it going to do for people to get mad? Now that all of Windows was gone, still no BIOS screen.We also had the other dead laptop after an update but that one was the famous DV6000. It wasn't clear what you meant.