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Compaq f700 Hi: New to the forum so maybe this is an old question but itis a rock in my shoe. I have a Compaq Presario F700 that will not bootup. Periodically it will but not often. I have had it for about just a 1year. When Iturn it on it will go to the Black Background ''Compaq'' screen and stop.Just before it is supposed to load ''Windows Vista'' it will shut downand reboot again and again. It will loop that way until I finally getupset at it and shut it off. It is still ralatively unused and


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You have a hard drive probelem. This sounds like an intermitten actuator arm on teh disk spindle. What this means is that at boot up time the boot rom gives istructions to the operating system as to where to find the operation system. Apparently the actuator arm on the spindle that reads the hard drive is failing.
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