Windows Vista - white screen
Original title: David
I have windows vista installed on my pc and after the latest updates to microsoft my monitor stuck on a white screen on startup upward.
As the screen is blank I can't access settings,
At a loss, what to do, thanks in advance to anyone who can help.
Hi #aakkam , since you were the only one to answer my question, I thought it's only fair to let you know what was the fault! (It was the monitor) I swapped it for the wife monitor and hay presto my pc was perfect without any abandonment of the black screen, I ordered a new monitor today, so thank you once again for your help.
When I run the windows update program, the window appears without all elements inside. Just a progress bar continues to show action but nothing happens also after a long wait.
Here's what it looks like:
After clicking on the button on the first: http://img710.imageshack.us/img710/6135/emptywinupdate.png
I think that I don't update for awhile. Can't remember if it worked even before (probably not).
Any other ideas then re - install windows?
He was never an antivirus program on this computer, not even a trial version, so far. Today, I installed AVG Free Edition 9.0.
Personal data backup (which none should be considered 100% reliable at this point) then format the HARD disk and do a clean install of Windows. Please note that a repair installation (upgrade AKA on-site) won't fix this!
HOW to do a clean install of Vista: section "If you want to reinstall Windows Vista by running a new installation...". "of http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/Installing-and-reinstalling-Windows-Vista#section_3
Once installed the clean, you will have the equivalent of a "new computer" in order to take care of everything on the next page before connecting the machine to the internet or one local network (i.e. other computers) otherwise and before using a flash drive or the SD card that is not brand new, or has not been freshly formatted:
4 steps to help protect your new computer before going online
NB: No matter what Norton or McAfee free trial which is preinstalled on the computer when you bought will be reinstalled (but invalid) when Windows is reinstalled. You MUST uninstall the trial for free and download/run the removal tool before installing updates, Windows Service Packs, or updates IE and before installing your new anti-virus application (which will require WinXP SP3 must be installed).
McAfee Consumer product removal tool
Measures to help prevent spyware
Measures to help prevent computer worms
Avoid fake security software!
~ Robear Dyer (PA Bear) ~ MS MVP (that is to say, mail, security, Windows & Update Services) since 2002 ~ WARNING: MS MVPs represent or work for Microsoft
I have a pc HP G60 with Windows Vista. After the updated pc, I couldn't use Google Chrome (it crashed and said 'Whoa Google Chrome has stopped working') after reading a few posts, I decided to restore the pc. So once I did this it worked fine. The next day Chrome stopped working again and not so my Mozilla Firefox (it says THAT XPCOM is not found) and I think it was because as I closed the previous night there are more updates running on the computer. So I restored around 4 or 5 times and the last time I have done that and restarted the computer, that he was really a lot of time with a black with just the mouse screen shows so I shut it down by pressing the power down button (bad I know). Now, whenever I turn it on, you can see the Windows loading screen with the small bars at the bottom and then there is a black screen with white text, requesting that the operating mode (safe mode, normal mode, etc.) and then after I decided to use it says loading files or something like that in the white text then just a bunch of names to run it on the screen. However, after that then it goes to a black screen with only the mouse showing. Someone knows how to fix this? I tried pressing the f8 key and I tried pressing the power button for 30 seconds without energy sources and put into market as Sigma_08 says in this post:
and the CTRL ALT DEL, but it still does not work. Is there something I can do? D:
* I tried all modes (normal, security) on the start screen (it opens with this screen every time since I closed it the wrong way.
Hello! Thanks for the help! I have not tried, but because it turned out that I was pressing f8 at the wrong time, then tried again before the windows logo showed on the screen and was able to use the Repair Options and then system restore and this time he solved the problem! Thank you again for taking time to answer and the link!
The title pretty much everything said.
The problem occurred on a fault that Dell Vostro 2510 with the additional option should only do the downgrade of Win Xp (from Vista). As noted, on normal startup, the system will remain in a blank screen after the Windows Xp "loading" screen. And on safe mode, it will join Mup.sys and then hang there.
The closest thing that I got from a web search was a thread in forum saying that the official info from Microsoft was that it was a question of Win Xp/motherboard (http://www.hardwareanalysis.com/content/topic/31874/?o=40 halfway to a post by Bobb Fwed). The poster provided no link, so I don't know how official his info was really.
Contact the Dell Support under conditions of your warranty or Service contract. I suspect that you look at a clean install of Windows here. Good luck! ~ Robear Dyer (PA Bear) ~ MS MVP (that is to say, mail, security, Windows & Update Services) since 2002 ~ WARNING: MS MVPs represent or work for Microsoft
I am vary frustrated right now... I had installed windows vista on VMware and installed OK, but when booting I get this black screen with a pointer... It is vary frustrating because I need this virtual machine for the office... Can you guys please help me! It's 1:00 and I'm tired of change... Help, please!
Never mind guys! I got it market! : D
That's what I get:
Signature of the problem:
Problem event name: BlueScreen
The system version: 6.0.6002.2.2.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033
More information about the problem:
OS version: 6_0_6002
Service Pack: 2_0
Files helping to describe the problem:
I read that some people have said once they have downloaded Service Pack 2, the problem has been resolved, but whenever I try to install this update, Windows tells me she didn't and I can not fix. It happens randomly. I get the blue screen long enough to read it says something on a USB stick something or other and then it the computer shuts down and restarts and told to choose a safe mode or restart windows normally. I just reboot normally because I don't know what to do in safe mode. He began to do last night. Only once last night and once a bit ago. If anyone knows if and how this problem can be solved, please let me know. I am running Windows Vista 64-bit on HP Pavilion dv6000.
These have been associated with USBHUB. SYS. Run the Driver Verifier to find the underlying cause.Please run this test to find out which driver is causing the problem.
If you're overclocking (pushing components beyond their design) return you to default at least until the crash is resolved. If you don't know what it is that you're probably not overclocking.
Driver Verifier (for full instructions, see our wiki here)Co-written by JMH3143
I was working at an individual (who will remain nameless) with their computer. Suddenly, unexpectedly, the screen went away and came back with a blue screen! You know where it says 'PAGED_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA '? Nothing has been shown here, and no file name is specified. He did a memory dump, and I still have to study. It is an old system used for web browsing only...
Compaq Persario "unknown model)
Windows Vista Edition Home Premium Service Pack 2
Desktop Intel Pentium processor clocked at 1.8 GHz
1 GB RAM (DDR-unknown)
320 (unknown RPM) HARD drive
It's probably a Paged fault although it has not been specified. RAM usage was about 85-90% at the time of the accident.
See you soon!
The first was inconclusive, and that's why I asked for a second.
In Windows XP (prior to Windows Vista), a Service could be interactive and display a window/dialog on the login screen.
Of course services are no longer allowed to be interactive, and certainly, I agree that it is an improvement in security.
However, say if I wanted to do one of the following values, which is possible (and how to implement). I don't mind what language I have to set in.
(1) add a button in the login screen that says "Reset Password" which will then invite a form with questions of security.
(2) run an application within the login window
Really appreciate any help on this matter,
The question you posted would be better suited in the MSDN Forums; We recommend that you post your question in the MSDN Forums to get help:
See the following for more information Microsoft article.
Keep us updated on the status of the issue.
original title: Windows Vista BSOD STOP: 0X0000007B (0X80599BB0, 0XC000034, 0x00000000, not Vista constantly giving me the BSOD start up.)
Windows Vista (32-bit Home Premium) recently gave me the BSOD STOP error: 0X0000007B (0X80599BB0, 0XC000034, 0x00000000, 0 x 0000000) after a sudden power loss. I can not load even with on Vista Blue Screen of Death. Safe mode does not work, with him crashing when obtaining at crcdisk.sys. Startup Repair cannot find a mistakes. System Restore does nothing useful. CHKDSK does not seem to find any errors. The last thing I want to do is to reinstall my operating system. Before my computer became like this, I had no virus on my computer and was not installed and drivers. However, I switch autour with boot options to allow two processors start the computer, but I no he did not do a reboot. I suspect that something in the boot parameters is in trouble. My computer was working fine the day before, and this incident is terribly annoying. I would be very happy if someone could give me a helping hand.
/ Settings (BIOS/CMOS) often F2 when you start then look at screen. Once in the BIOS screen
Search for 'Load Defaults' or 'Default' or similar.
This is for a DELL and most are similar
How can I reset CMOS / BIOS settings?
Or method of material:
How to reset the BIOS
BIOS for beginners
I hope this helps.
Rob Brown - MS MVP - Windows Desktop Experience: Bike - Mark Twain said it right.
has windows vista installed on laptop, now I just can't past the logon page - keeps asking for a password under my daughters name and she doesn't know what she put, the screen does not even to change username - what can I do
Thanks for joining us on the Microsoft Community Forum.
According to the description provided, looks like you are unable to connect to the system because the user password protection.
It would be awesome if you could answers to these questions in order to help you further.
1. have you made changes on the computer before this problem?
2. you have another administrator account on your computer?
3. what happens when you try to connect, you get any error message or error code?
I suggest you to consult the following Microsoft article on the Microsoft Policy we lost or forgotten the password: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/189126
If you need Windows guru, do not hesitate to post your questions and we will be happy to help you
Screwed up resolution :(I had to restore my computer to Windows vista after putting 7 window on it... now my screen resolution is turned off, it is the top of the screen to the bottom, but has 2 black bars on the sides... Ive already tried to settle the reso to max, but this isn't the problem. Help
Apparently, that's what to do, another great problem, I can't get my internet to work at all, it says there is no network, I can't spend all the discovery network on or anything, and I have NO idea where the original disc is provided with the computer :( Hating technology now
You have a computer that works (obviously). You probably have a USB stick/thumb drive/CD or DVD, you can use and a way to write, huh? Something like that?
Get what you need to the manufacturer of the computer support and the web page of the driver of your make & model of computer (that you try to fix) while on this computer to work and put these files on the mentioned media. That put media into the computer you try to set and use the programs installation either him or copy them to the desktop of the computer in question and install from there.
I want to change the text at the bottom of the login screen (where it says 'Windows Vista
'). Can I do this? If so, how?
the text is stored as a bitmap inside the Basebrd.dll. Use tools like Anolis.Resourcer or ResHacker to replace the bitmap image.
André "a programmer is just a tool that converts the caffeine in code" Deputy CLIP - http://www.winvistaside.de/
Hi, I hope someone can help me! I have a Dell XPS (410, I believe) running under Windows Vista and commissioning, I get this message on a blue screen:
A problem has been detected and Windows has shut down to prevent damage to your computer.
If this is the first time you've seen this stop error screen, restart your computer. If this screen appears again, follow these steps:
Check to make sure any new hardware or software is installed correctly. If it is a new installation, ask your hardware manufacturer or software, the Windows updates, you might need.
If this problem persists, disable or remove any newly installed hardware or software. Disable the BIOS memory options such as implementing caching or shading. If you need to use safe mode to remove or disable components, restart your computer, press F8 to select Advanced Startup Options, and then select Safe mode.
STOP: 0X0000C1F5 (0X00000000, 0X00000000, 0X00000000)
First of all, I have not installed new hardware or software. The only thing I can think is that maybe Windows has installed an update and it broke. I tried to reboot in safe mode and get the same error message, so I can't really do anything. I also tried startup repair and which does nothing.
Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!
Its average you have to reinstall the windows or your system restore factory.
You can install parallel to windows vista.
Note: In a parallel installation, you won't lose your data, but in the factory restore, you lose.
If this post can help solve your problem, please click the 'Useful' or 'Mark as answer.
Hey, I have a problem in Windows Vista:
I've been updating / updated my graphics card and it is the graphics card, I'm updating, after a while, a black screen will appear (PITCH BLACK) and I there is no cursor and I tried Ctrl + Alt + Delete, but nothing seems to work, after I turned off my laptop, starts to load then it was the new dark night! (NO LOGIN SCREEN). Then I turned off my laptop then I constantly pressed f8, then I pressed "Computer repair" then it loads then my screen showed "Another user", then I clicked it then I had to type my ID but I have no details of connection, I pressed on enter with no connection details, but this still does not work because I had to type in my login information. I tried everything, then I went to safe mode and fact a password and changed my admin account type, then I rebooted my laptop, then I have constantly pressed f8 and pressed "Computer repair" then it loads and then my screen showed 'Another user' again... .
PLEASE I NEED HELP! I WANT TO PLAY MY GAMES!
Follow the steps below:
Method 1: Do the Startup Repair to fix the problem.
See the following article for more information on the Startup Repair:
Startup Repair: frequently asked questions
Method 2: Use the Bootrec.exe tool in the Windows recovery environment to troubleshoot and repair startup issues in Windows
For instructions, see the following article:
How to use the Bootrec.exe tool in the Windows recovery environment to troubleshoot and repair startup issues in Windows
Let us know if that helps.
I have a Windows Vista SP1 64 bit with 8 GB of RAM and 2 3850's Radeon ATi CrossFireX. in any case, I have a program called mechanical system, you've all probably heard before, this is an excellent program to clean your hard disk and defragment your memory. However, I ran last night and said the program automatically restarts the computer when it ended, after that he finished and I rebooted was greeted with the atrocious Black Screen of Death with a cursor, if it is not blinking and I can move it freely, but there is nothing I can do with it given the background task bar is non-existent and the entire screen is black.
I tried some of the solutions, I can not even the CTRL + ALT + DELETE to get into task manager and manually start explorer.exe; Help me please. The only type of response I can get from the system is to obtain the keys to stick to pop up when I hit the SHIFT key five times. I am very confused. I don't have external hard drives hooked up to it and there is no thumb-drive connected via USB either. I'm completely puzzled here. Please help me.
System Mechanic, by Iolo is one of the best of this type of program, he's trying to at least
be legitimate, however it is still a Registry Cleaner and system optimizer that leaves a
much to be desired in terms of compatibility. These programs are more likely to ask questions
While fixing anything. Most are like snake oil. So my advice would be to uninstall. If you insist
use make sure you have done a current Restore Point before using it and keep current backups
on the primary drive.
No saving necessary data and re-installing Windows Vista might be the best option, but here
are a few others.
You can save your files by putting the drive in another computer as a 2nd disk (best) or external
Drive USB enclosure and then backup to removable media such as CD, DVD or other USB drives.
Of course a real store of the computer or the manufacturer of your system can help to recover the files.
Or you can use a boot Ubuntu CD to back up data.
Use Ubuntu Live CD to backup files from your Windows computer dead
You can access Mode safe? Repeatedly press F8 as you start? If yes you can try Control Panel - device
Manager - graphics card - Double click on - driver tab - click on UPDATE driver - then right click
on devices and UNINSTALL - REBOOT.
A method to try to get to the desktop (try in normal Windows Mode without failure) is CTRL +.
ALT + DELETE - Manager tasks and tab process EXPLORER.exe and COMPLETE the PROCESS on this subject - and then
on the Applications tab - lower right - new task - type in EXPLORER.exe. Safe mode is available by
repeatedly tapping F8 as you start. CTRL + SHIFT + ESC also begins the Task Manager.
First check this thread in case it is simple and if not to come back to this thread.
Black screen problems are extremely difficult to repair and all patch is usually on a base hit or miss.
That there is no information on a black screen as it is on a blue screen just adds to the
Difficulty. Often using a restore point or Startup Repair will have no effect. You can try a
Google to see the proposed repairs, whom some have worked however these cover a wide
Here's a video of one of them.
You have a Vista disk? You can try restoring the system to it. If you don't have the disks your
system manufacturer will sell them at low prices. Or try in safe mode if you can get there.
How to make a Vista system restore
You can create a recovery disc or use someone even version (making the system restore it)
must be bootable).
How to create a Vista recovery disk
These require the correct Vista discs since you can not start safe mode.
Try the Startup Repair tool-
This tells you how to access the System Recovery Options and/or with a Vista disk
Try recovery options Startup Repair
How to do a startup repair
Here are a few Google searches where many have found different solutions:
Vista black screen - check that a 1st
Vista black screen Solution
Vista black screen Fix
If necessary and you can access all ordinary Windows.
You can try an In-Place Upgrade (hopefully save programs and data) or a repair installation
(if all goes well, the data records and need to reinstall programs). Be sure to do a good backup or three.
You can use another DVD that aren't copy protected but you you need to own
If nothing works, you can make a repair facility that must save the data but you will need to
Reinstall the programs. This also requires correct Vista disks especially for OEM versions. You will be
need to know your product Code.
This tells you how to access the System Recovery Options and/or a Vista DVD
How to perform a repair for Vista Installation
Another method that works sometimes: at the command prompt, type of Vista startup disk:
(a line type or copy and paste one line at a time and hit enter - enter a bracket)
CD c:\Windows\System32\winevt (there is a space between cd and C :)
Ren LogsOLD Logs (there are spaces between ren and newspapers and Logsold)
Sometimes it works:
There are backups in the folder C:\Windows\System32\Config\Regback.
Here is an article for XP and Vista is similar in scope. The config folder and its content should
How do I recover from a corrupted registry that prevents Windows XP startup
Check this thread - you can use the command to a startup or recovery disk prompt.
This tells you how to access the System Recovery Options and/or Vista disk
I hope this helps.
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