Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook ?

Toshiba laptop I think I must have gotten some sort of virus because my laptop turns on and goes to the windows is starting page and then freezes there...I have the disk to format my computer but I have lots of pictures that I dont want to lose, is there anything I can do to get my pictures off?


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1.One thing you can do is press and hold on F8 after power on then select Safe Mode. This way, you would be able to go the desktop. You can do a system restore instead of system recovery (like reformat and reload OS and original programs). To do system restore, you can go to start-all programs-accessories-system tools-system tools-system restore. Select a date when your laptop was working properly. This will restore the software changes beyond that date but will not affect your personal data like your pictures. Be sure not to interrupt the process so please plug in the ac adapter and wait for laptop to restart itself and give the message that the system restore was completed successfully.

2.If the system restore did not work, you can save your files to a disk when using Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking then you can do the system recovery using the recovery disk that came with your laptop or that you made (if you have the hidden partition which is present if you have the Toshiba Recovery Disk Creator program, note that this is different from Toshiba Disk Creator.)
Hope this helps. Thank you.
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