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    Windows 8 desktop flashing

    Out of warranty!! I talked to Dell today and requested the disks to reinstall my operating system, etc. Since my waranty has just expired, I would have to pay for any other technical advice. They won't charge me this time......
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    there was a problem resetting your pc

    I haven't had much luck with the live chat in the past but will give it a try. Thanks
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    there was a problem resetting your pc

    Nope Sorry to say I did not:o Contacting Dell is like a small trip to hell, but I will do it.
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    Windows 8 desktop flashing

    sorry-duplicate OK - I did that but it is still flashing at me!
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    Windows 8 desktop flashing

    OK - I did that but it is still flashing at me!
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    Windows 8 desktop flashing

    Nothing happens when I right click on the Start icon. Is that because I am in safe mode?
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    Windows 8 Strange Issue with desktop flashing on and off

    I have the same problem with my Dell Inspiron 15r. I am currently running fine in safe mode. This problem first came up a few months ago and I recall finding a "solution" online but it is back and I haven't found anything to fix it. The PC shop said yesterday that I picked up a couple trojans...
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    Windows 8 desktop flashing

    yes, that scan has been done and the trojans removed but there are hundred of corrupt files. The flashing issue remains so the only way I can use the laptop is in the safe mode. At this point, I just want to reset it to factory but get a message that "there was a problem resetting your pc"...
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    there was a problem resetting your pc

    I have the same problem with my Dell Inspiron 15R 5521 laptop. I need to reset to factory and keep getting the same message: There was a problem resetting (or refreshing-I tried both) your pc. No changes were made Can anyone help with this?
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    Windows 8 desktop flashing

    I have the same problem on my Dell laptop and have been told I picked up a couple trojans (have been removed) and many files are corrupt. Rather than try to fix them I am trying to do a reset to factory. I keep getting messages saying there was a problem, etc. Anyway, I am now running in Safe...
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    Windows 8.1 flickers between Start up Screen to Desktop

    My 8.0 laptop does the same thing. I have been told it is from 2 trojans and hundreds of corrupt files. I have been trying to reset to factory but it will not work.
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