Having problems with your ASUS Eee PC 901 XP Notebook ?

Hi my laptop turns on and goes to the windows

\015 Hi my laptop turns on and goes to the windows screen but then the screen goes black i think it might be the hard drive if so can this be fixed but also we tryed to do a system restore but it got turned of before it finished would this have anything to do with it i would be so greatful for help thanx ps its an asus eeepc 901 notebook\015

Answers :

Hi,

If it starts to load the operating system and then the display goes black then chances are that the dispay/video drivers are corrupt.

Boot the machine into safe mode by restarting the computer and repeatedly press the F8 key as it starts. This should bring up a sub menu with safe mode at the top. Use the cursor keys to highlight safe mode and press enter.
You will see white boot information scroll up the screen, be patient and wait for it to load up.
Click on your account and you will see a message about system restore. You don't want to use system restore so click on yes to work in safe mode.

Right click on My Computer/Computer and click on manage from the list. Then select Device Manager.

Look in the list for display adapters and click on the + or > next to to expand the list. Right click on the display adapter and select uninstall.

Restart the computer and it should load up the operating system and reinstall the drivers for the display.

Regards.
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