White screen after windows splash in vista

Possible cause's / fixes ?
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Kash2nd Line EngineerCommented:
safe mode
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minlauCommented:
Check your hardware and make sure there aren't any blown capacitors on your motherboard and graphics card. If there are, then that's your problem.

If not, try to boot into safe mode and change your resolution settings or update your graphics card driver

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/start-computer-safe-mode#start-computer-safe-mode=windows-7

Last thing I would check would be viruses.
If able to boot into safemode, uninstall any unwanted programs and toolbars and run an antivirus scan.
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fcekAuthor Commented:
Im running a Ka[persky scan over night.

Will report back tomorrow.
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nobusCommented:
since there is no clear answer to your question, here a lot of possible causes, and fixes :

http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-system/white-screen-after-login-vista/4f0454d7-cdbe-4bc8-9214-2feceda9eec6
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fcekAuthor Commented:
It was a virus. Kapersky boot disk got rid of it.
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