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Windows 7: black screen at boot

30 Jun 2010   #1
shailesh y

MS Windows 7 Home Basic 64-bit
black screen at boot

hi friend
when i boot my system after booting a black screen appears for 1 to 2 seconds then my login screen appears what might be the problem?

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30 Jun 2010   #2

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)

That's normal. Happens with my system as well.
Reason: windows 7 checks if you have attached an external monitor.
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30 Jun 2010   #3
shailesh y

MS Windows 7 Home Basic 64-bit

thanks dave,but it never happed before
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30 Jun 2010   #4

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As Dinesh has all ready said this normal,we all have this black screen.
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30 Jun 2010   #5
Carl Lawrence

Dual-boot: Windows 7 HP 32-bit SP1 & Windows XP Pro 32-bit SP2.

It is normal I have it as well. It is just checking exerything is normal.
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