Having problems with your HP Pavilion a1730n (RK574AA) PC Desktop ?

My HP Pavilion desktop model # a1730n will power on, show the startup menu withsafe mode, start windows normally, etc: then it goes to a black screen and never does anything after that. The computer doesn't shut off, all the lights are still on, it just stays a blank screen. What could be the problem and how can I fix it?


Answers :

Try safemode boot than restart again. Sounds like it's hanging up loading drivers.
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