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Windows 8 won't start, freezes during troubleshoot

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    Windows 8 won't start, freezes during troubleshoot


    -Windows 8 will not boot.
    -shows bad system config info
    -attempts to auto correct
    -Goes to screen where I can choose option to troubleshoot.
    - I choose troubleshoot
    - I click on advanced options and the computer freezes.
    - I also tried clicking on refresh your pc and it also freezes.


    What could be the problem here and what are my options.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Win8.1Pro - Finally!!!


    Start with bootable hardware troubleshooting: Initial Hardware Diagnostics
    If your system has SecureBoot, you'll have to disable it and enable the Legacy boot options in order to boot from CD's
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Windows 8 won't start, freezes during troubleshoot
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