Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Win7 restart on startup today after yesterdays "volume manager" prob.

01 Jun 2011   #1
taoyingying

Win 7 64bit
 
 
Win7 restart on startup today after yesterdays "volume manager" prob.

Hi there, I have problem with my machine and need some help.

My computer had a memory stick problem about two weeks ago, after I removed the one with problem and reinstalled Win7, everything worked fine. This monday, I installed Adobe pdf reader from their website and used the machine for the rest of the day with no issue. Then on tuesday morning when started my computer, I got this "Volume Manager Installed, need to reboot" thing. If I reboot now, same message pops up after reboot. Tried many times until I gave up and selected reboot later. Then the machine worked fine for the rest of the day.

However, today when I start my computer, as soon as I got into windows, after my google talk loaded, I got "there is a problem in windows explorer" thing, and I can either choose to "find solution online" or "close". If I select first, system will reboot and same thing happen every time. If I close, I got a blue screen, then automatic reboot also brings me back to the same thing. I tried boot under safe mode, no luck.

I'm not sure if the three incidiences (installing adobe, volume manager problem, and blue screen problem) are related, and I wonder if reinstalling windows will solve the problem?

I have win7 64bit, cpu i5, 2G mem (use to be 4G but removed 2G). It's not a brand computer and I cannot remember the rest of the spec.

Thanks for your help!


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
02 Jun 2011   #2
gregrocker

 

I would post up the bluescreen bugcheck file in our Crashes forum for expert advice on the cause: Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions - Windows 7 Forums

While you wait, run through these Win7 basic troubleshooting steps
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Jun 2011   #3
taoyingying

Win 7 64bit
 
 

Well, I decided to reinstall the system last night. I formatted my C drive so cannot post the BSOD now...

But I encountered another problem while installing Win7. During the installation, an error poped saying one file is corrupted. But I have installed Win7 twice using that CD on this machine with no problem, and I'm pretty sure the disk was not damaged. I tried using my WinXP disk (which also worked fine on my other machine), same thing occurred.

This was not the first time such thing happened. I usually download installation exe (such as google talk, real player) from offical sites, save the exe on my D drive so that I don't need to redownload after reinstall the system. Sometimes this "file corruption" thing happens on random exe files. But when I redownload (same version, same site) and execute, no problem.

Any guess on what's wrong with my machine? Could that be something related to the problem stated in my first post? Many thanks!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

02 Jun 2011   #4
gregrocker

 

Did you boot the Win7 installer, use Custom>Drive options to delete C and create a new partition there to format and install? Clean Reinstall steps

You may need to move the data off the HD to wipe it of all code: Clean and Clean All with Diskpart Command
DISKPART At PC Startup

Unplug all other HD's and peripherals.

Next try resetting the CMOS: Clear CMOS - 3 Ways to Clear the CMOS - Reset BIOS

While in BIOS setup set the SATA controller to AHCI to try install.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Jun 2011   #5
taoyingying

Win 7 64bit
 
 

Thank you so much for the help! I will give it a try tonight =)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Jun 2011   #6
taoyingying

Win 7 64bit
 
 

Gregrocker you are a genius! Delete and recreate the partition solved my problem
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Win7 restart on startup today after yesterdays "volume manager" prob.




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Win7 Pro stalls during "Expanding Files" or won't restart
OK, I've looked at a lot of info on these excellent forums, and don't really know where to start. I get as far as Step 2 "Expanding files" using the OEM DVD, then install just stops or wants me to press any key to boot from CD drive. Am I better off trying an ISO install instead of the OEM DVD?...
Installation & Setup
"Realtek HD Audio Manager has stopped working" at Windows Startup
Hello, this is my first post here on this forum. About a week or two, I Downgraded my Computer (Dell l502x) from Windows 8 to Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bits, installed the drivers from the Dell Page, and everything worked good, except for the Realtek HD Audio Driver Version 6.0.1.6312 (Recommended for...
Sound & Audio
HDD shows in "Device Manager" but not in "DiskPart"or" Disk Management
Hi Guys, any ideas how to access my external hard drive device manager can see it but it does not appear in disc management. I use this HDD perfectly in my car HDD player. But when I try to connect it to my Laptop, it does not show up in disk management. Please check the attached screen...
Hardware & Devices
"EBIPOS is compressed, press ctrl+alt+del to restart" - Startup Error
When I searched this, Google came up with zero results. I have no idea what "EBIPO" is, and neither does the internet, apparently. Two days ago, I was in the process of verifying Windows 7 (because I got the "windows 7 is not genuine" message) and then when I restarted as I was asked, that...
General Discussion
TrueCrypt: I see the "Outer" volume, but where is the "Hidden" volume?
I think I've successfully installed truecrypt on my back up media HDD. I chose the option to make an Outer volume & also a Hidden volume. Apparently both were created successfully, but I can't seem to locate the Hidden volume to add files to it? I've entered both passwords correctly & I can...
Software
Win7 pro startup error "Boot MGR missing"/"Operating System Not Found
I just upgraded from Vista Home Premium to Win7 professional x64 hoping to fix the above mentioned problem. After a complete re-install Im getting the same errors. Im not sure of the proper terminology here, but during startup the computer does a scan of all hardware and "Volume 0" has a...
Installation & Setup


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:12.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App