troubleshooting Question

Welcome screen hanging vista

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Hi i have a Dell inspiron 6400 with windows vista home premium and when i boot up, after entering in the password for my profile it comes up with the welcome screen with the circle below it just going round and round and it stays like this.  

Before it blue screened and i have since looked at the mini dump which is pointing at bcmw16.sys.  I did a chkdsk /r after this and it seemed to work but is starting to do it again.  I can boot into safe mode ok so i have disabled all the startup programs in msconfig and uninstalled the network drivers as thought this is related to the bcmw16.sys for broadcom.  

With doing all of this, it is still not working and still freezing at the welcome screen, has anyone any ideas of what is causing it and what else i can do?

Thanks in advance
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