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Laptop won't log in after sleep

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My laptop is currently having some issues, and I was hoping someone could help. My issue is this:

When I use the sleep function on my laptop, wakes up, but when I try to log in, it hangs on the welcome screen and the circle waiting icon keeps spinning indefinitely.

I'm not sure how to solve this, but I was hoping someone could have some insight before I try reinstalling windows again.

My laptop:

HP Envy 14
i5 460m
4 gb ddr3 memory
5650 GPU/Intel HD Graphics
256 gb C300 SSD

Thanks for the help!
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Try a system restore to an earlier date. This problem can be caused by something that should be loaded on that instant. The culprit may be in recent drivers, software, or (maybe you checked) you may be having malware.
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