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Windows 7: normal mode acting like safe mode and now internet not working

11 Jul 2013   #1
jzimmer

Windows home premium
 
 
normal mode acting like safe mode and now internet not working

Hi all, my laptop has been acting crazy the past couple of days. First of all, I was watching a movie on it and it just shut down. when I tried restarting it in normal mode i would get to the welcome symbol after what seemed an eternity of loading, but then the screen just went black. when I opened in safe mode with networking, everything was fine. So then I went to msconfig and unchecked the two items i was allowed to. rebooted the system and I could get into normal mode again.

So the problem now is that normal mode is acting like safe mode meaning that the bottom toolbar looks the same as in safe mode as well as any of the other open windows. also, after i tried restarting it again, i get this dialogue when I try to connect to my wifi " the dependency service or group failed to start.".

thanks for any help.


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11 Jul 2013   #2
jzimmer

Windows home premium
 
 

also, other hardware is not working such as audio and printers.
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11 Jul 2013   #3
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Where in msconfig were you and what two items did you change. Please post one of these.

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12 Jul 2013   #4
jzimmer

Windows home premium
 
 

It was under the General tab. the three boxes under " selective start up" I was able to uncheck the second one down.

ps Sorry,I am unable to take a screen shot since I am accessing this site of my phone.
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