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by: Gildon7196 May 19, 2013 10:34 PM PDT

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Stuck in boot loop

by Gildon7196 - 5/19/13 10:34 PM

I recently wiped my HD and installed a clean Windows 7 Ultimate. After the installation, my computer would not boot into Windows. It would show the screen prompting you if you want to enter bois, then go black and then restart again. A while later, I don't know what I did, but Windows Memory Diagnostic started and after it finished, I was able to boot into Windows 7 just fine. After some windows updates, video and sound card drivers and booting up the computer no problem, I decided to go ahead and connect my video and sound card.Upon restart with the video and sound cards in, the computer went back into a boot loop. I unplugged the hardware and still the same thing. Using the windows disk, I ran chkdsk, and startup repair with not either of them helping. I tried running windows memory diagnostic again but it requires the computer to restart into windows off the HD which just causes the boot loop again with no memory diagnostic. Sorry for the long post but any help would be greatly appriated.

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