Windows XP Stuck! help please

By zer0k3wl
Oct 18, 2006
  1. Hello... i am new to this site... i hope i do ok...

    Problem: My windows XP with SP2 is stuck at the Blue Welcome screen right before it shows the logins for all the users... i tried restarting it in safe mode and still does the same...

    Cause: What might be the cause is my constant toggling with the registry past couple of days, trying to install quicktime player...

    Pleass help me get out of this... Thanks!
  2. smore9648

    smore9648 TS Rookie Posts: 697

    Run recovery console and do a chkdsk /r

    Let it run its course then if you are able to get in. I recommend changing the fast switching to the classic control+alt+delete login option
  3. boeingfixer

    boeingfixer TS Rookie Posts: 1,006

    You can also boot into safe mode using the error checking or line by line choice, I forget what it is called, then watch while it is booting up and you will see what line or driver it gets stuck on....then troubleshoot from there...
  4. tweaks_sav

    tweaks_sav TS Rookie Posts: 186

    If you have your XP Disk and key, you can try a repair install of XP.
    Any possibilities for virus or spyware infections?
    The registry is the heart of XP, you should always either backup or image your drive, just in case.
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