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Windows 7: Win 7 update caused error, how to boot Advent laptop in safe mode?

01 May 2014   #11

64 bit win 7

well with the sfc /scannow i guess i could have been
but then surely it would have just completed and been happy?

chkdsk /f /r (from command line) was hanging after about 30 minutes
it was doing a lot of disk activity for first 30 mins, as you might expect, then nothing. No errors, no it's ok, Just nothing at all even if left another 30 mins

yes i guess it's possible i didn't need to change the windows partition to boot, but i look at my laptop partitions, and the recovery wasn't boot, and windows was, so logically i thought it can't hurt to have them the same.

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