On some models this prompt reads Press F12 for boot menu. I am not very gifted with computers I must admit. Create a backup before you continue. Seems to be something Windows owners can't do without. Please help me I need my laptop workig as soon as possible. So this is a long story, but my laptop that was running Windows 10 crashed about a month ago and when I tried restarting my laptop, it got caught in a boot loop. If it shows the Microsoft Windows loading screen, but powers off during this, then the problem is in the Operating System.
Maybe because its a laptop? On the first pass, backup your registry. Hi, my laptop won't start up it's a toshiba windows 7. The boot menu will open. That could be all you'll need if you're lucky. When you boot, are you booting by restart or after shutdown. Yes it maybe a bad drive even though the unit is not that old I will remove it and check it with another laptop. After a failed boot the the error message i get is: Windows failed to start.
It seems like you might just want to reinstall Windows 10 from scratch. That can mean 4 things: 1. I would also go to your manufacturer and request a new recovery disk. I have 3 Toshiba laptops, did encountered this booting to Optical drive issue. The Toshiba warranty does not ensure the recovery of files.
This will restore the computer to the factory default. If all else failed, then the problem is the Optical drive. This disc can be used to start the computer if Windows does not load because of operating system corruption or a damaged hard drive. Now re-boot the computer and create a restore point. Ive tried it all, and done at least 12 Different installs. I've read many threads similar to my problem, or exactly like my problem. You need to buy Toshiba recovery disks for your model.
Even i used the recovery disk and the advance options. That is what I have read anyway! The price to backup and restore the laptop will be based on the extent of the damage. Apologies if this has been covered before but I've looked through the referenced tutorials and searched a lot to no avail. I waited for it to fail to find a drive and start the recovery process. To do so, the hard drive can be manually removed and inserted into another computer. I have a Toshiba C55t-A5123 that had a Windows 10 upgrade installed on to a wiped hard drive.
You can find it at You have to run it recursively- it won't do that by itself. That most likely means a new laptop. The motherboard has gone south. Can you computer boot into windows at all? After windows loading it stops and hang on black screen and never continues. There is a new bios version, this unit has version 1.
You just have to be careful Create a new discussion If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. From there, the files can be duplicated. Windows 10 Pro - Start10 - part of a local network which is a '3rd party optimizer-free' zone. By setting the boot priority in this manner, the boot selected priority setting will be retained for all future restarts, until it is changed again. Why no backup or missing media? Recently my sys was corrupted.
Both the notebook and the memory card are out of warranty. Once it finished my laptop restarted. Freeware and really a great tool. It's up to you or the repair shop to find out which of the 4. It just depends on how badly your system is corrupted from that powering off. The laptop has just been getting slower and slower for the past 6 months to a year. I know this is late to reply but maybe others can use the info.