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Computer wont boot

By acefsj
Mar 6, 2009
  1. Hey i have a Compaq laptop every time i turn it on it goes to the screen where it asks do you want to start in safe mode regular start last good know con fig so on dosn't matter which one i pick it goes back to that screen after showing the windows logo any thoughts thanks
     
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

  3. acefsj

    acefsj TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 95

    their is no windows cd the person the computer belongs to didn't burn the boot cd's when they bought the computer
     
  4. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    Yes that's great news, anyway refer above ;)
    There's a few discs you can download, including the Recovery Console (RC.iso) :grinthumb
     
  5. acefsj

    acefsj TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 95

    Ya i saw that after posting guess i should read first thanks

    I have downloaded and burnt three different disk's now and none of them will bring up the recovery console

    i found out that her disk drive is not working i hooked up my external drive and it is booting up now i will let you know how it goes
     
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