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by: lemme316 December 12, 2012 5:55 AM PST

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Laptop freezes at "Starting Windows"

by lemme316 - 12/12/12 5:55 AM

Hello, I I've read the other posts related to this but found no answer.

My laptop HP G6 Friezes at the starting windows screen.

Tried waiting it out- nothing happens
I've tried factory restore -can't freezes at same spot
can't boot into safe mode -same loads windows files and freezes
Tried reinstalling from disk-same loads windows files and freezes
tried different known working hard drive and ram
Tried taking apart re- applying thermal paste and checking for any obviously damaged parts and everything seems fine.
Tried system repair disk- Freezes on "Microsoft Corp"
tried some other things like resetting bios... but specifics slipping mind at moment.

Any ideas what could be going on?
If its a hardware prob, what could it be? Things appear to load. For example when I try to install from disk or system restore I get the windows loading bar before it freezes on "starting Windows.

Or other things to attempt before I give up and make it someone else's problem?

Oh and if Im posting in wrong area please link to correct one.
Thanks

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