Thank you for your question, my name is Richard.
I can help you with this.
First, can you turn off the computer
turn it on and keep tapping F8 until you get to a menu.
Choose Safe Mode.
This should get you into Windows in Safe Mode (you wont have internet but it is not needed for this).
Once in, click Start, and type in
Press enter and follow the onscreen instructions to perform a Restore from the last Restore point.
Once completed, tell me if you can now start into Windows normally please.
ok, did you do the system restore though?
Another way is in safe mode
Press the windows key + X and click on Control Panel
click System and Security
Then click on System
Then System Protection
Then System restore
Choose a date before this problem occurred.
Let it complete and tell me if it now functions correctly please
you did it this way?
ok, do that and do the restore the way I gave please, let me know the results
do that and do the restore the way I gave please, let me know the results
ok, then go through the USB to get into safe mode please
ok, and choose there System Restore, top left
send a message here please and it will come to me.
what is? The Restore?
ok, normally should have finished, but we need to give it time to complete as depending on the amount of data it can take some time, let me know if in 30 minutes nothing has yet completed please
What was the exact error it gave?
Can you get into windows at all on any account?
ok, do you have data on the computer you need to keep?
looks like the restore may actually have completed.
It is now functioning correctly?
ok, first copy your data off it asap, then restart the computer and tell me how it performs please
no problem, I just am concerned it may not start after reboot and we are back to this issue, so lets get the data off first.
How is it going Jeff?
ok, let me know the results please Jeff