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post #1 of 13
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Hey all,

ive got a little problem with my Windows 7 installation
during the starting up it just stops while loading the programs and it won't respond at all
i'll have to reboot it by pressing the power-button
everything works in Safe Mode, and i don't have any virusses or malware on it... Ubuntu still works perfect though, but i still want to play my games in windows and use F@H as well
so i'm affraid i will still need windows a bit
don't want to reiinstall it all again since it's just over 2 months old (the software installations)
so any ideas would be appreciated
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post #2 of 13
boot it with a windows disk and do a repair. Or try the startup repair alltho that never fixes anything for me. I noticed your dual booting. What os did you install first (need know what bootloader your using basically)
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post #3 of 13
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i'm using the GRUB bootloader
it's a lot better then the windows loader

i'll try a windows repair with the disk
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post #4 of 13
Do a chkdsk on your HDD. If you shrunk your Windows partition for your Ubuntu install then you may have problems with your Windows paging file so a chkdsk should correct it.

If you didn't do a shrink of the Windows partition for Ubuntu I would still do a chkdsk to be sure.
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post #5 of 13
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nope, currently my Windows is on a 2 disk Raid-0
and Ubuntu is on a different disk.
also, the last thing i installed in windows before everything committed suicide was Rainmeter
btw, the repair option on the disk didn't help at all
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post #6 of 13
9 out of 10 times, if window freezes on boot, it is usually bad drivers or bad oc. if not both.
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have u tried a safemode boot and uninstall rainmeter?
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post #8 of 13
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rainmeter is long gone
completely erased it.
first i thought the problem was my oc, so i'm running stock speeds now
no help

bad drivers? from what? it doesn't give a BSOD or anything, it just hangs.
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post #9 of 13
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i think the problem is either my hdd's or the controller.
that would explain why it all stops completely...
would also explain why i'm still able to get everything off via Ubuntu.
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post #10 of 13
um boot without the hdd connected.....if it posts and continues to run its hdd if not its not
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