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Laptop refusing to wake up from sleep, POST afterwards

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Laptop is a HP dv6-1210sa, 7 Home Premium

I put it in sleep mode by closing the lid, fine. When it goes to wake up, the fans spin, the lights come on, the screen is black, and nothing happens.

So I have to manually shut down. Then when I reboot, it gets stuck in a POST loop. So I take the battery out for a few seconds, then put it back in.

Then it boots, but it takes quite a bit longer than usual, and explorer.exe takes a good 20 seconds to load (after logon screen disappears, I just get a black screen w/ cursor during that time)

It's booted fine now, I'm posting from it, but why is it doing this?

It did have an 0x000000c5 BSOD the other week, but it was only the one and hasn't occured since. Is this related?
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Try doing a repair install of the OS. It might just be a corrupted file.
    
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I'll try and do that. What will I lose by doing a repair install>?
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