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Windows vista has disappeared from laptop
\015 When i switch on my laptop i get two options, launch startup repair and start windows normally. both lead to the laptop shutting down. when i click startup repair i get a screen saying the installed program cannot start. click ok to shut down computer. there is no new installations on my laptop. it was working fine then two hours later this happened. it's as if windows has vanished from my laptop. it will even shut down after trying to start with safe mode. please help\015
Try putting the recovery disc in the puter for a reboot, and follow directions to allow it to repare itself, i been doing this alot with laptops lately, seems to be the only solution i can do ....shia
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