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Windows 7: cant get into desktop get a black screen with a white moving arrow tha

12 Mar 2012   #1
ogormask

windows 7 64 bit
 
 
cant get into desktop get a black screen with a white moving arrow tha

I am stuck at a black screen with a white arrow you can move with your mouse. right click does nothing. heres what i tried so far just linking to another forum so its easier to see where i am at. really want to avoid having to reinstall windows.

My server gets the windows splash and then a white arrow heres what i tried so far - AVS Forum


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12 Mar 2012   #2
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Welcome to Windows Seven Forums.

I would initially try a startup repair if you have a Windows DVD or a System Repair disc.

Startup Repair

If you don't have either, check here: System Repair Disc - Create

You can also try a repair install: Repair Install

This shouldn't affect your personal files or any applications you have installed.
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12 Mar 2012   #3
ogormask

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Heres what I did.

Startup repair doesnt work I get an error posted in the link above.

tried to repair boot files but no luck either.

cant get into safemode

memtest is no errors

hardware seems stable no blue screens nothing just cant get into desktop

im not completely concerned about the install its just my utorrent settings idk how to transfer them. I need to maintain the files I am currently uploading as well as what is in my queue (all legal files) it would take 30 hours plus to resurrect my queue and thats too much work.
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12 Mar 2012   #4
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Try the repair install I linked you to.
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12 Mar 2012   #5
ogormask

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

well according to those directions i must be logged into admin and since i cant get desktop that seems impossible to do.
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12 Mar 2012   #6
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

If you are the only user you will have an admin user account.

Did you try the repair install?

If not, or it doesn't work, it looks like you are faced with reinstalling Windows.
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12 Mar 2012   #7
ogormask

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

well I have the admin account yes but if i cant log into it then of course i cant do that but isnt there any other way of fixing what is wrong? seems like something simple i just dont know what it is. the repair says there is something wrong it just doesnt seem to fix it.
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12 Mar 2012   #8
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Have you tried booting into Safe Mode, as explained in this tutorial?

Advanced Boot Options

If you can access Safe Mode, choose either Repair Your Computer or Last Known Good Configuration.
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12 Mar 2012   #9
ogormask

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

I already said I cant go safe mode either. If you go to the link it does the following:

with network then it never fully loads the drivers

without network option it gest same black screen as b4.
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12 Mar 2012   #10
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Then I'm afraid I've got nothing else to offer other than re-installing Windows.
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