My computer resets itself before it goes into Windows!

By Steph_18
Nov 9, 2004
  1. Since Ive had windows XP, everytime i turn it on, everytime it is about to go into Windows, there are two clicks and it resets itself.

    When I got the Sasser worm, I sort of knew when the computer was going to come on. But I got rid of it yesterday and now I cant get into windows...not even through safe mode.

    Is it cable broadband or is it something else... please help!
  2. Gunny

    Gunny TS Rookie Posts: 66

    First, try to boot into Safe Mode. If you can then the Sasser worm has corrupted the startup sections/keys of your Registry. We will go from there...
  3. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

  4. Gunny

    Gunny TS Rookie Posts: 66


    Will that remove the problematic entry from the startup sections/keys of the Registry:


    I suspect it won't.
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