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Windows 7: HELP! Boot to system recovery not working!!

12 May 2010   #1

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HELP! Boot to system recovery not working!!

my windows 7 system is not booting. i was playing with some mobo settings (asus software suite) and the system crashed. for some reason it's stuck on a black screen with two options, "repair windows" or "start windows normally". no matter what option i choose, it keeps restarting and going back to the same spot.

i read in another post to hit F8, to take me to the system recovery option. When i hit F8, it takes me to a blue screen that asks me what boot order i want : a-my hard or b-my cd drive. i have choosen both options several times, and it takes me right back to the black windows repair screen.

please help, i have very important unbacked up files and just want to get to my last known good config.

thanks in advance....JJ

My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 May 2010   #2

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Vista x64 / 7 X64

Do you mean bios settings?

Go back into bios setup and reset to defaults.
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