Installed 2 games.
* I assume this might be the cause.
CAN go on Safe Mode.
msconfig: disabled all non-ms services, disabled all startup programs. No go.
System Restore: Failed first go, now no restore points shows up.
Startup repair: no problems
Memtest: All good.
Current: Windows 7 Pro x64
OEM OS: Windows Vista
Win 7 Pro is Full retail
System Hardware (age):
Approx. 3 years.
Last installed Windows 7 Pro on/about
: Nov 2011.
compressed files as instructed by sticky.
Any help would be awesome, and thank you.
I'll keep on troubleshooting in the meanwhile.
More info upon request