?
Solved

windows 95 startup

Posted on 2000-03-08
9
Medium Priority
?
190 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-16
when i boot up windows, shows the win95 screen then cuts to dos which says YOU CAN NOW SAFELY TURN YOUR COMPUTER OFF
PRESS CTRL+ALT+DEL TO RESTART WINDOWS
how can i get to dos without a boot disk
0
Comment
Question by:froz5
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • +2
9 Comments
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:sorgie
ID: 2598758
Have you changed anything before this happened. as in auto exec.bat or the registry?

0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:sorgie
ID: 2598784
If you have a boot floppy try booting from it and at the A prompt type SYS C:
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:ahalya
ID: 2598832

During startup, press the "F8" key. This will give you a list of menu choices, and you can select "DOS prompt" from that menu.


Make sure you press F8, just when you get the "starting Windows" message.
0
Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

 

Expert Comment

by:bratan
ID: 2599135
During startup, press the "F8" key.
I think properly choice after F8: Command promt only
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
bratan earned 400 total points
ID: 2599144
just another hint
after loading windows
choice
reload in dos mode emulation
i dont know maybe
F6 in startup gived you loading bypass your startup files
its not exactly
0
 

Author Comment

by:froz5
ID: 2599175
thanks man it helped alot
0
 

Expert Comment

by:SyKo_BoB666
ID: 2599177
just another hint after loading windows
choice reload in dos mode emulation
i dont know maybe F6 in startup gived you loading bypass your startup files
its not exactly


0
 

Expert Comment

by:SyKo_BoB666
ID: 2599179
Give me some fuking points!!!!
0
 

Author Comment

by:froz5
ID: 2599182
thanks man it helped alot
0

Featured Post

Important Lessons on Recovering from Petya

In their most recent webinar, Skyport Systems explores ways to isolate and protect critical databases to keep the core of your company safe from harm.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article shows how to use a free utility called 'Parkdale' to easily test the performance and benchmark any Hard Drive(s) installed in your computer. We also look at RAM Disks and their speed comparisons.
Know the reasons and solutions to move/import EDB to New Exchange Server. Also, find out how to recover an Exchange .edb file and to restore the file back.
The Task Scheduler is a powerful tool that is built into Windows. It allows you to schedule tasks (actions) on a recurring basis, such as hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, at log on, at startup, on idle, etc. This video Micro Tutorial is a brief intro…
Finding and deleting duplicate (picture) files can be a time consuming task. My wife and I, our three kids and their families all share one dilemma: Managing our pictures. Between desktops, laptops, phones, tablets, and cameras; over the last decade…

809 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question