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Windows 2000 keeps restarting on Boot up, It could take an hour to Boot up.
Please help.
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Try doing this

http://www.jsiinc.com/subh/tip3900/rh3920.htm

http://www.jsiinc.com/SUBJ/tip4500/rh4508.htm

Also try going inside using bootdisk (www.bootdisk.com) or safe mode

Also check for MS blaster worm

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Does safe mode work?

Do you get to the 2000 splash screen/login prompt?

Is it a new machine or just started happening?  Anything upgraded/installed before problems arose?

Does Last Known Good Configuration work?

A bit more detail is needed unless you do an inplace upgrade as sunray says.  We may be able to fix your current version without having to do that if you provide more info.
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hi:
hv u check with ur devices?RAM? VGA card? try to reseat them..

need more info...

q

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If you get it started try the system file checker - you need to have your Win2K cd in.
start>run
sfc /scannow
this will check for any corrupt system files.
:)
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 Question Title: Windows 2000
Author: Tom22413
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Date: 10/30/2003 06:50AM PST
 
Windows keeps restarting on Boot up, It could take an hour to Boot up.
Please help.

Extra info.
I all so have found the mblaster worm and removed it, The problem started after that.
I tried a repair this worked for a day, now the problem has come back again.

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by:Rob Stone
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Make sure you have the latest windows updates and then clean the machine.
Go to www.symantec.com and run the online virus check.

If its clean, run sfc /scannow.
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Sorry Folks, none of your sugestions worked.
So I have decided to do a full reinstall, the computer works fine now.
Thanks for all the help any way.
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