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Windows 7: where to go

22 May 2016   #1

Windows 7 premium
where to go

Windows 7 ... After 5 yrs I boot up .. the screen is now yellow and vacillates vertically very rapidly ... can't get into anything
Was planning on upgrading to an SSDcard but can't do diddly squat.
Thanks in advance for any help

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22 May 2016   #2

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

Is it the monitor or the computer ?

What troubleshooting have you done so far ?
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22 May 2016   #3

Windows 7 premium

Can't troubleshoot ... can boot in safe mode with *normal* screen, can't access internet, go to control panel and the network screen scrolls vertically very rapidly. .. would like to save a couple of docs and pics and then do a clean upgrade to a SSD but guess I should have done this last week.
Appreciate any thoughts/help ... don't know if I said Acer 7 premium
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22 May 2016   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Make Kyhi's rescue disk and boot from it. If everything looks normal, you know it's not your screen. You can also use it to save your docs and pics. It is a great tool.

Windows 10 Recovery Tools - Bootable Rescue Disk - Windows 10 Forums
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24 May 2016   #5

Windows 10 Pro/ Windows 10 Pro Insider

Try booting into safe mode with networking and see if you get internet access.

Also, try to open an elevated command prompt ( click start, type cmd in the search box, right click on the cmd entry and select run as administrator) in the black box that opens, copy/paste sfc /scannow. If you decide to type it, notice the space between the sfc and the /. It is a system file checker which will scan your system files and attempt to correct any missing or corrupt files. What we want are the results to say windows found no integrity violations. If it says files were found but could not be repaired, close the box, reboot and run it again, after opening the administrative command prompt. You may have to reboot and run it three times for it to repair all system files. If it can't repair them after 3 reboots, let us know.
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