Windows SP2 - installation Problems

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Jake, Mar 14, 2005.

  1. Jake

    Jake OSNN One Post Wonder

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    after i install SP2 i restart my computer. apon restart the computer fully loads up and than the screen go multi coloured - i cant see any windows or the windows XP OS the screen is just blank - multi coloured - HELP NEEDED
     
  2. Electronic Punk

    Electronic Punk Administrator Staff Member Political User Folding Team

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    Can you get into safe mode? (tap f8 on boot for the menu)
     
  3. Jake

    Jake OSNN One Post Wonder

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    yes
     
  4. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

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    Try reinstalling the video driver.
     
  5. Jake

    Jake OSNN One Post Wonder

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    yes i have tried that and updated it
     
  6. Dennis T

    Dennis T OSNN Junior Addict

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    Are you using a 64 bit CPU .... if so, it may nned a bios update to handle DEP. My laptop had similar probs..... bios update fixed it.