Computer help forum: help! my computer keeps asking for startup repair!

by: startreksuite August 30, 2010 6:27 PM PDT

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help! my computer keeps asking for startup repair!

by startreksuite - 8/30/10 6:27 PM

Hi there! My comp has been uniquely troublesome. It went through a motherboard in a year, lost sound that same year (driver issue)and a few keyboards (my son loves ripping the keys out. So it recently came back a few weeks ago from Geeksquad with a clean bill of health, and the other day it froze up, restarted, and the screen went from gray to black. I was panicking, because this is what happend when the GS had to replace the motherboard. This time it restarted again, and said it needed to run the startup repair tool. I let it happen, and also agreed to a system restore. It started up this time, and thought all was good.
that was until the next morning, when I tried starting it up, and it did the whole gray to black screen, and asked for startup repair again!
I recently updated my NVidia driver because a BSOD popped up saying that video wasn't responding, or something to that effect.
So my comp is a HP dv9000 series, running Vista Home Premium 32 bit

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