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For some strange reason Windows 7 cannot load to Welcome screen, it just black with cursor blinking. Why it hsppened? How to write Windows 7 Recovery dvd disc if I have second loptop with Windows 7 Ultimate installed, meaning that Windows 7 REcovery disc for ultimate is not fit for Home. How to sole this?

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Are you able to get in to Windows if you start in safe mode? Press F8 before the 'loading' screen comes up when you turn on your PC and try that. You can then look at system restore or look through the event log to work out what's happening. Coincidentally my PC does this with certain USB devices attached (i.e. printer, joystick - things that need a bit of power). So you could also try unplugging all but keyboard and mouse and see if that helps. YMMV! – Beeblebrox Dec 11 '12 at 22:11
Thanks! Got there by F8. It displayed that there was smth wrong with attaching usb devices to it. I connected phone to laptop via usb and the loptop battery died and I was unable to load Windows. What it might be? Why so strange behavior? – RCola Dec 11 '12 at 22:23
How to write recovery dvd or cd for current version? – RCola Dec 11 '12 at 22:24
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For this youtube tutorial entitled Windows 7: System Repair USB you will need:

a USB Flash Drive at least 256Mb

a blank CD, or Daemon Tools Lite

The tutorial will take you through the steps , be sure to click on Show More underneath the Video for the Win 7 repair disk link

The video link is:

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How to manually create system restore point? – RCola Dec 11 '12 at 22:37
i'm not entirely sure about that – Simon Dec 12 '12 at 10:26

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