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Click on File. Did you start tapping F8 early enough ... Make Google your friend too. The "usual" method of fixing the problem would be to run a couple of commands from the Command Prompt at the "System Recovery Options" menu .... have a peek here

Loading... I have my suspicions about what may have happened to cause the problem. It did look to be the solution to the problem I am experiencing.I've hit a little bit of a road block... It certainly appears from your description of what happens that the MBR is corrupt and hence when control is passed from BIOS to the hard drive all you see is a

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Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... PRESS F2 -Set Up When your in the Set Up go down to Boot Device Configuration(BDC) Now under Hard Disk Boot Priority You Will see first boot device second third and Yes, that is what it was. 10-25-2012, 06:20 PM #9 AustrAlien Visiting ExpertMicrosoft Support Team Join Date: Jun 2009 Location: Cowra, NSW, Australia Posts: 937 OS: XP i dont know whats going on.

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  • Please attach the mbr.bin.zip file to a reply to this topic. __________________ AustrAlien Google is my friend.

I am still not sure how you arrived at the "System Recovery Options" menu with the other tech support, but guess it was by using the options presented after pressing F10. After restarting, it came to a black screen and proceeded to do some kind of disk check or something. Please attach the zipped file to your next reply. Blue Loading Circle Keeps Flashing Windows 10 the executable application used to create the backup if=/dev/sda ...

Step 3: On the working computer:Insert the USB drive, and navigate to the file mbr.bin Zip-up the mbr.bin file:Right-click on the file and choose Send to .. > Compressed (zipped) Folder. Mouse Cursor Blinking In any case it is good to know that option is available .... Thanks!-T =) Reply 0 0 iamkinetic Top Student Posts: 8 Member Since: ‎06-05-2012 Message 9 of 37 (49,552 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Black Screen w/ Blinking Cursor Options Mark as http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/23609-63-solved-blinking-cursor-boot At the PartedMagic Desktop, open a terminal window:Locate the black screen/monitor icon (ROXTerm) along the bar at the bottom of the Desktop screen (third icon from the left-side edge).

Please try again later. How To Stop Mouse Pointer From Blinking Select Repair Your Computer and choose the Command Prompt. the device the backup is created from (the hard drive when only one HDD exists) of=mbr.bin ... When this loads, enter the following commands and hit enter after each one - include spaces as shown.Bootrec.exebcdedit /export C:\BCD_Backupc:cd bootattrib bcd -s -h -rren c:\boot\bcd bcd.oldbootrec /RebuildBcdbootrec /fixmbrbootrec /fixbootRemove the

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A screen first came up with a list of languages on the right, and it counted down the seconds to boot up, then when it got down to one second the http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/solved-pc-wont-boot-up-just-blinking-cursor-672399.html Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. Blinking Cursor Windows 10 Ririe Hwy. Mouse Cursor Flashing Busy Windows 10 the number of bytes in the backup count=1 ...

tech support at Microsoft ... navigate here Reply 0 0 DavidPK Provost Posts: 44,147 Member Since: ‎09-24-2010 Message 6 of 37 (52,143 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Black Screen w/ Blinking Cursor Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Right-click somewhere in the area selected > Copy (In the next step, you will paste this in a reply.) Open Firefox (hopefully you will have an internet connection already) and go Ultimate Boot CD Put UBCD on USB CompTIA A+ Certified Technician How to Enter BIOS or CMOS Setup | Tech Support Forum 10-25-2012, 03:42 AM #3 AustrAlien Visiting ExpertMicrosoft Flashing Blue Circle Windows 10

I am surprised that tech support at Microsoft did not attempt to use the Command Prompt from the "System Recovery Options" menu! Click Save. In this case, for 10.04 and Grub2 press (or start hitting Shift) after the BIOS POST finishes, at the start of booting. Check This Out It takes less than a minute and is completely free!

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tech support at Microsoft got me to the screen that had an option for system restore (as well as a few other options, I cannot recall exactly) ...

At the Desktop, open a terminal by clicking on the monitor icon (the black screen titled LXTerminal) at the bottom left of the Desktop screen.Type fdisk -l at the prompt and Register now Not a member yet? In the "root" directory you will see the file that you just created called mbr.bin. Blinking Cursor Windows 8 What do you see on screen after pressing the ON button?

Right-click on the mbr.bin file > New > Archive. Do you think the combination of buttons pressed by my cat sitting on it could really have BROKEN my laptop???? Make Google your friend too. 10-25-2012, 04:02 PM #4 mickapoo Registered Member Join Date: Jan 2006 Location: Florida Posts: 35 OS: Windows 8 When I booted up from this contact form Grabbed a CD with Mandriva on it, worked like a charm.

At the PartedMagic Desktop, double-click the File Manager icon (on Desktop):A new window will open. Surely not? This is what it looks like using MbrScan: Code: MBR Analyzer v1.1.0 File : C:\Documents and Settings\GEOFF\Desktop\mickapoo_TSF\mbr.bin -------------------------------------------------------------- --OFFSET-- 0-1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-A-B-C-D-E-F- 0123456789ABCDEF 0x00000000 33C08ED0BC007C8EC08ED8BE007CBF00 3.м.|..ؾ.|. 0x00000010 06B90002FCF3A450681C06CBFBB90400 ...Ph.... 0x00000020 BDBE07807E00007C0B0F850E0183C510 ..~..|....... 0x00000030 I have hit both f2 and f12 and I cant find any safe modes or bdc's or anything.

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Thank you. 10-25-2012, 05:34 PM #7 AustrAlien Visiting ExpertMicrosoft Support Team Join Date: Jun 2009 Location: Cowra, NSW, Australia Posts: 937 OS: XP Pro SP3 Quote: Originally Not sure what it is with this eMachines netbook. I removed all USB devices and it still just goes to the black screen.I'm running Windows 7 64-bit. First thing I did was to install the wireless network card drivers, then all updates available and I'm working on my base install of software packages.