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Windows 8.1 not booting

  1. #1


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro

    Windows 8.1 not booting


    My windows 8.1 is not boot D:
    I have access to recovery menu tho

    Well I've been having trouble with my PC all week now and I found out I had a Trojan
    So I start to remove it with windows defender. But half way though my PC turned off.
    So I turned it on again. But this time is didn't get pass the login screen. The next time same thing.
    This happened for a few moar times until...

    My PC wouldn't budge pass the windows loading icon.
    Last edited by DefNotJimBob; 13 Aug 2015 at 03:54. Reason: MOAR INFO

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  2. #2


    Can you not give us some more information?
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  3. #3


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    What would you need?
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  4. #4


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    Well I did try to fix it before because I had a trojan and while I was using windows defender to clean it out Pc shutdown...
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  5. #5



    BSOD Kernel Dump Analyst
    Posts : 2,274
    Windows 10 Pro


    What options of the recovery menu have you tried and what were the results?
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  6. #6


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    The startup repair
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  7. #7



    BSOD Kernel Dump Analyst
    Posts : 2,274
    Windows 10 Pro


    What was the result of the repair?
    Do you have a restore point?
    What are your options in the menu?
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  8. #8


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    The startup repair didn't work.
    And somehow my restore points got deleted...
    My options in the menu were.
    Refresh pc
    Reset PC (really don't want to do this one)
    And advanced troubleshooting.
    Btw I tried lanch windows in safe mode. No luck
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  9. #9



    BSOD Kernel Dump Analyst
    Posts : 2,274
    Windows 10 Pro


    What are the options in advanced troubleshooting?
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  10. #10


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    Now it says I have a disk read error occurred
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