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If you're using a third-party backup program, you will need to check the manufacturer's Web site to see whether the program will be upgraded to work in Windows 7. So, I grab a Dell SP2 XP CD. To ease the level of UI shock, you'll want to become as familiar as possible with the features of the new Windows 7 UI. Hi I have been living with this problem for some time but it is annoying and I was hoping someone could help me get rid of it. http://recupsoft.com/strange-problem/strange-problem-at-startup.html

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Strange days indeed Just an old sheepdog waiting for some nasty wolves to show...ive got more than enough teeth left. Top bhtooefr Silver subscriber Lord High Gerbil Topic Author Posts: 8154 Joined: Mon Feb 16, 2004 11:20 am Location: Newark, OH Contact: Contact bhtooefr ICQ Website WLM Yahoo Messenger AOL You'll also find useful information on the Windows Training Portal on the Microsoft Learning site. To provide for that, Microsoft released a special version of the XP Backup Utility, called the Windows NT Backup - Restore Utility.

If you aren't using a third-party backup program, you're probably using Windows XP's native Backup Utility. That would not work either. The Windows 7 Help & How-to section, where you'll find a whole slew of step-by-step articles that show you how get around in Windows 7. I tried pressing F8 at boot and tried various things like start in safe mode, start in safe mode with command prompt, start in last working config, ---none of them seem

Be sure to check out the section on installing Windows. Viewing the free chapters requires registration, but it is a short procedure. what are you trying to do? :confused: Top bhtooefr Silver subscriber Lord High Gerbil Topic Author Posts: 8154 Joined: Mon Feb 16, 2004 11:20 am Location: Newark, OH Contact: Contact Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.

Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion XP Startup Problems by enness / December http://fedoraforum.org/forum/showthread.php?t=52587 My HP Pavilion came with WIN98. If I press ENTER (or even if I don't after a few seconds) it will then start loading Windows. I'm sure this isn't a hardware problem because I can boot from the Fedora CD and I know the floppy drive works.

More specifically, you can boot into Windows XP to check out how something is set up and then boot into Windows 7 to re-create the same configuration. news If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Firefox Get help for Firefox on Windows, Mac and Linux. Thank you for any help you can give me.

Any ideas? (Windows might not be the best section, but I figured I'd start out here...) Top LicketySplit Gerbil God Posts: 24502 Joined: Sat Jan 19, 2002 7:00 pm Location: The Dell? Comments Facebook Linkedin Twitter More Email Print Reddit Delicious Digg Pinterest Stumbleupon Google Plus About Greg Shultz Greg Shultz is a freelance Technical Writer. have a peek at these guys I have a C and a D drive.

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? If I try to overwrite the installation on the C drive it warns me saying that can have unexpected consequence.EnnEss Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: XP Startup Nick nickd View Public Profile Find all posts by nickd #2 22nd April 2007, 06:20 AM cyberbob Offline Registered User Join Date: Mar 2007 Posts: 29 First can

Top FroBozz_Inc Darth Gerbil Posts: 7321 Joined: Mon Apr 21, 2003 9:35 am Location: Hockeytown, MI Quote #13 Wed Aug 02, 2006 9:47 am If I had these problems I

Virtual PC booted it right up. The old one was whatever came with my HP 8760c.Thanks for any help,EnnEss Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: XP Startup Problems by Cetin Denislam / December 12, Had some issues, but I figured out what was going on, and got a working one burned. Privacy Policy | Cookies | Ad Choice | Terms of Use | Mobile User Agreement A ZDNet site | Visit other CBS Interactive sites: Select SiteCBS CaresCBS FilmsCBS RadioCBS.comCBS InteractiveCBSNews.comCBSSports.comChowhoundClickerCNETCollege NetworkGameSpotLast.fmMaxPrepsMetacritic.comMoneywatchmySimonRadio.comSearch.comShopper.comShowtimeTech

Moderators: Flying Fox, Ryu Connor Post Reply Print view bhtooefr Silver subscriber Lord High Gerbil Topic Author Posts: 8154 Joined: Mon Feb 16, 2004 11:20 am Location: Newark, OH Contact: If you aren't willing to take that bet or you are not sure whether your third-party backup program will be upgraded to work in Windows 7, you can simply make copies The hard disk seems fine for now, when I boot from the floppies I get the c:\windows prompt and can see my files. http://recupsoft.com/strange-problem/strange-problem-need-help.html As you consider the Windows XP Mode, keep these things in mind: Windows XP Mode is available only in Windows 7 Professional, Enterprise, and Ultimate editions.

Once you have everything in Windows 7 exactly the way you had it in Windows XP, you can remove the multiboot configuration set Windows 7 as the primary OS and then Unfortunately, my PC had come with Win98. Different model, specs are as follows: Dell Dimension 2100 Celeron Coppermine 1.1GHz 256MB PC133 SDRAM Deathstar 60GXP 20GB CD-ROM drive FDD Same symptoms. flavallee replied Mar 7, 2017 at 4:37 PM computer displaying strange...

Then I am taken to another black screen which is asking me to select the operating system. For more details, see the article Gather detailed system information with Belarc Advisor. 7: Become familiar with the new UI The UI in Windows 7 is quite different from the UI I attempted to use my trusty Dell pre-activated SP1a XP CD. At this point I am mainly interested in getting the data out of the old disk before trying to figure out what OS to run?

After your PC is in good shape copy your data files to another media. caarlyon, Apr 22, 2010 #1 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. HOBOcs replied Mar 7, 2017 at 4:48 PM Need a new power supply Macboatmaster replied Mar 7, 2017 at 4:42 PM Computer shutting down not... Of course one thing I did was to replace the old connector cable between the disks and the motherboard with the one that came with the new PC.

All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Can anyone tell me why this is happening and if it can be fixed? Then,If copying over the disk is the only option I will try that. In this case, did you add a second hard drive and there was windows XP installed ?Anyway, I think that you have some hardware problems that prevent you from repairing windows

by enness / January 23, 2005 5:29 AM PST In reply to: Re: XP Startup Problems I got an additional disk.