Having problems with your Compaq PC Laptops ?

My laptop will not get to window logon screen


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If the laptop will actually power-up, at least as far as the initial Bios/CPU information screen, as soon as you turn it on, tap F8 or press and hold F8 to halt the boot process. You will then be taken to an "emergency" boot screen, where you can either boot to prompt, boot in safe mode, etc. I suggest booting to safe mode, and running either your scandisk, or immediately run your Window's System Restore and restore to a date before the problem occured...
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\015\012If unable to halt with F8, you may try inserting either your original Windows instalation disk, or a recovery disk, and have it boot from that RATHER than your C: drive. You can then proceed to either reinstall or repair from there :)
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\015\012Hope this helps!
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\015\012 -- RT
Try hitting the F-11 key to load from restoration.
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