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Windows 8 freezes at login screen

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    Windows 8 freezes at login screen


    My laptop froze; had to turn off. When it came back up it gets as far as the login screen and then freezes. Cursor will move but will not let me type anything. I reloaded the OS; it came up fine. Left it for awhile, came back to black screen. Shut off and it does the same thing as before....get to login screen and it freezes....

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    Check with your laptop manufacture support website for drivers you need to install before updating to 8.1 your obviously have some sort of driver incompatibility? Also your hard drive could be failing?
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    I have a Lenovo and used the OneKey Restore which takes it back to the factory load.
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Windows 8 freezes at login screen
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