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The PC and Gadget Help Desk: A Do-It-Yourself Guide To Troubleshooting and Repairing by Mark Edward Soper

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8. Fixing Windows Devices That Can’t Start

Fast Track to Solutions

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Table 8.1 Symptom Table

Troubleshooting a Windows Tablet or Computer That Can’t Start

If you turn on a Windows tablet, laptop, desktop, or all-in-one computer and it powers up, but it won’t start Windows, there are two possibilities to check:

Image Problems with boot configuration in the system BIOS

Image Problems with Windows

In this section, you’ll learn the clues for each type of problem ...

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