windows vista crashed

By chrisnordel1 ·
so recently my street had a blackout while my computer was on and now whenever my computer starts and i log on i get an error message saying windows has discovered a fatal system error and must restart and then it restarts if i don't log on to any account my computer restarts by itself how do i fix this?

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Try running check disk

by Dumphrey In reply to windows vista crashed

Depending on what your computer was doing when power went out, you could have file system corruption. If your computer was in sleep mode when power died, you may just need to diable sleep then enable it to clear its "memory" as it were.

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If it wont boot all the way

by XnavyDK In reply to windows vista crashed

insert the OS cd or bootable CD with chkdsk on it. if using os cd, hit r for repair console

run chkdsk /r

should fix it.

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