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<font size="-2"><div style="text-align: center;"><So my computer died, and I'm not expecting it to get fixed any time soon. It actually looks pretty hopeless. Right now I'm at an internet cafe to take care of some bank stuffs and to check my email.
Haha ohhh this sucks so bad.
If you want to contact me, you can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Better not use the postal address if you're far away, since I'm moving in less than a month anyway.
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I was playing a computer game, and when I exited the game, windows was all frozen. I got annoyed so I rebooted the computer. I never got back into windows after that :P. The computer started as normally with bla bla geeky looking screens and then the windows logo comes on and that little blue loading bar. Then after that goes away, the screen just stays black. Forever! This happened every single time.
So my friend said to reinstall windows, which I...started to do :P. As it is installing, it stops at "Approximately 34 minutes remaining". I reboot the computer, it starts again, and it stops at the exact same spot. My friend looked it up for me and apparantly this was a common problem for people who tried to reinstall windows xp after using windows update some time at the previous one, which I suppose I must have done some time :/. I'm told that there is something you can download to fix this, but right now my computer obviously isn't into downloading things :P. So ya I have no idea how to fix this atm...
I have all my original photos stored on an external harddrive, but anything unedited and....just about everything else is on the actual computer. Most of it is not on the same drive as windows, but I don't really know if that is going to help.
Does anything know what to do? I'm kinda guessing no, but I have to ask :P</lj-cut>