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usnret

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Just did a clean install of XP Pro (reformatted hd, etc etc). It loaded up fine. The first time that I did a restart, everything loaded up and the window came up with start bar and everything. When I click on start then programs the darn thing freezes up. The only way that I can get it to run is to do a control-alt-delete and click on the "X" in the upper righthand corner twice. Then everything runs normal. I thought that it might be a hardware problem so I unhooked everything except mouse, keyboard and restarted. Had to do the same thing. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Tks - Dave (this is my first post attempt, so sri if something is screwed up)
 

jw50

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Try checking the Event Viewer to see if that will give you any idea of what is causing the problem.
 
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usnret

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OK, will check it after work and see what it sez. Tks and will get back to you. Dave
 
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bazcher

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If you find out anything could you please let us know,I've got exactley the same problem.
 

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