As far as copying to external media that's not going to happen. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices CaddellcaDec 7, 2012, 11:38 AM If I reinstall windows will I lose any of my stuff? More resources See also solved On startup: black screen, blinking line. http://cdhca.org/windows-7/windows-7-stuck-on-startup-6-1-7600-16385.php
kristjan_iDec 7, 2012, 1:28 PM Caddellca said: Okay. The power cord came out on impact. Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get Unless you have a DVD.If you don't have your user manual, here is a link to HP's site.
Nothing happened. CaddellcaDec 7, 2012, 12:35 PM But I do agree. your computer might stop responding, crash or even worse corrupt your data. might try out a ssd.
kristjan_iDec 7, 2012, 12:41 PM Caddellca said: Also going through the diagnostics in my computer menus it shows that the hard drive is in fact connect. Chkdsk automatically runs, crashes, then Automatic Repair starts and fails. I thought it would be a good idea to go into startup repair. Windows 7 Boot Loop No Safe Mode I picked it back up off the floor.
Is the hard drive the issue? Startup Repair Stuck On Attempting Repairs HELP!! Ask ! http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/305917-windows-7-stuck-continuous-loop-startup-repair.html Would that maybe do the trick?
Can't I some how salvage my hard drive? Windows 7 Startup Repair Loop Corrupt File Cant load past windows logo even for sys repair and windows disk startup solved Startup Repair | Can't use keyboard. don't worry, alot of people don't make backups)Consult your user manual on how to reinstall.It's usually a F-Key button that you push when you first power on the computer. It uses data logging and S.M.A.R.T might not log an event of a serious fall.
I tried doing a safe mode boot but it redirected me to startup repair.
I don't see how it is garbage and can't be used/repaired. Windows 7 Startup Repair Loop Fix solved Keyboard and mouse dosen't work in startup repair solved Startup Repair cannot repair this computer automatically. Startup Repair Loop Windows 10 CaddellcaDec 7, 2012, 11:25 AM Earlier today I tripped over a headphone cord and it flung my computer off my desk.
basically everything you need to do its google-ableoh yeah, you should probably purchase a new hard drive. check my blog solved Startup loading Screen is stuck and Startup repair is also not working at all. I eventually manually shutdown the computer. you might be off with just leaving the broken space unallocated but:1) you'll lose the fastest part of your disk2) there's no guarantee that the read/write heads are still fully functional Windows 7 Stuck In Startup Repair Loop
Stuck on Startup Repair, No Way to Log in New-ish PC BSOD's before login, Startup Repair Utility possibly stuck Acer laptop stuck startup repair Computer Stuck in Startup Repair Loop After I have an HP omni PC. Startup repair/stuck on BIOS Windows 7 Startup Repair Stuck In Infinite Loop Stuck in a loop on startup, can't get to desktop. this content Or maybe the hard drive was damaged.
I set everything back up and was relived to hear it turn on. Windows 7 Startup Repair Loop Virus Asus K53E Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About S.M.A.R.T isn't a full surface test, its an self monitoring feature that try's to warn you when the hard drive might fail.
Get the answer memadmaxDec 7, 2012, 11:43 AM Yea, you will lose the stuff that you put in after you first got the computer unless you made backups(lol... I will open the computer up tomorrow to check out components but I just don't know right now. A ssd would be nice. Windows 7 Reboot Loop No Disc I selected start windows normally (win 7 64 bit) and it sat at starting windows forever.
Related Resources solved New mobo, cannot run BIOS, stuck in startup repair loop solved Windows 8.1 startup stuck, can't be Reset PC or Repair startup After motherboard upgrade, stuck at Windows CaddellcaDec 7, 2012, 12:18 PM I have also read on other forums that if I use a windows 7 DVD and use the chkdsk command or something similar, I don't know No access to Command prompt either. have a peek at these guys the read/write heads might be damaged, the platter might have a dent in a specific location(the distance between read/write heads and the platter is just a few nanometers).
That should get you up and running again.http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c01867418&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&product=4350645 CaddellcaDec 7, 2012, 11:56 AM Isn't there a way to boot off of a USB drive? solved Startup repair didn't work and now stuck in reboot loop Computer stuck in startup repair Stuck in constant startup repair loop. Ask a new question Read More Computers Hewlett Packard Windows 7 Related Resources Stuck on startup repair solved Windows 8.1 startup stuck at blinking underscore, USB boot to repair computer doesn't Any thoughts on how to fix this?
and if the beginning of a disk is broken then the fastest part of a disk is broken. well you might be right, but also might not. kristjan_iDec 7, 2012, 12:09 PM 1)download ubuntu 2)make live cd/usb, copy your stuff to external media. 2.1)another option is to take out the laptop's hard disk and put it into a kristjan_iDec 7, 2012, 12:32 PM 1)you could try a restore point if you've set up one.2)-bootrec /scanOS if no operating system is shown then get a new hard drive for your
And yes my hard drive is about 65% full. Startup repair reports "no problems". Thank you for all your help. It came preinstalled.
CaddellcaDec 7, 2012, 12:34 PM Also going through the diagnostics in my computer menus it shows that the hard drive is in fact connect. Nothing appeared on screen. I don't have a 2tb external hard drive. Thank you for all your help.
kristjan_iDec 7, 2012, 12:44 PM Caddellca said: In what way is it broken? CaddellcaDec 7, 2012, 12:32 PM What if I tried a repair install? kristjan_iDec 7, 2012, 12:35 PM it might but you would be still left with a broken hard disk CaddellcaDec 7, 2012, 12:38 PM In what way is it broken?