04-15-2009 rev_olie TechSpot Booster Location: the lab men wont tell me Member since: Apr 2006, 598 posts System specs aah i see so the delete needed to be deleted i see. Thought it was a strange URL for photo bucket. Go to Start > Run > type in: command.com --- still not working Does that give you the same result just a black screen and then wall paper? Depending on what happens there will determine what happens next. Also can you answer these questions to: [B]How long has this happened for? -02 , 03 Sec[/B] Before you noticed command prompt playing up what were you doing? Had you used MSCONFIG or played with any start-up entries? Have you uninstalled any software? -- yes Sorry for all the questions its just it quite weird but we will see what happens when you reply.