After repair install of Win XP Pro system reboots on black screen with mouse pointer.
System was cleared of all malware by removing drive from system and scanning on another machine. OS was left crippled leading to a Repair Install. After the initial blue repair screen file copy, the system went to restart and after passing the Windows Logo screen displayed a black screen with a mouse pointer on it and then rebooted. This cycle repeats after each reboot (prior to the black screen the Windows Setup is restarting message is displayed on a blue background).
We really need to resurrect this install if possible.
System is a Dell Optiplex G270 A03.