Having problems with your HP Pavilion a1610n PC Desktop ?

My computer will not boot up the screen gives all these suggestions to try and none of them work. One was to move arrow up or down to the safe mode and try to restart but that did not work.


Answers :

I'm assuming that it boots to POST ok here from what you describe?
That the issue is with it booting to Windows OS? (As you don;t say what OS it is I'll assume Vista here..advise if I'm wrong.

Where it won't boot to safe mode, is usually indicative of one of the Windows loading files corrupted or missing, possibly a virus? I'd rule out hardware error (for now). The first suggestion is to set the Bios to boot from a CD and repair using the OS disc. Wait until the second repair option comes up (ignore booting to recovery partition) and where it "finds" a previous installation of windows, allow it to repair it. Tht way you won't lose your data

If this is one of the HP's that comes with a recovery partition, you should see this option as the computer POSTS, hit the indicated key (F12)? and allow it to recover the windows installation.

You may have the recoverty disc for this computer, if so, follow instructions for 1st suggetion.

If anything else, leave a reply and more info as to the nature of the fault and what messages you are getting
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