Pc not booting into os

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- Jun 14, 2019 at 04:42 PM
Hello,



I have an older pc that has xp, some weeks ago i installed a previosly ignored update and restarted the pc since then it booted detected everything and it checks Nvram a line blinks and then an empty screen, please help. The pc funtiioned perfectly up to this point.
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Updates are no longer available for XP. XP is no longer supported! How on earth did you get an update?
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Hi
it was an old update, i didnt have automatic updating enabled
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Where did you get that old update?
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The previous owner of the hdd and os turned off automatic updating and muted update warning, so i checked into the os and saw auto updates were off there were like a bigilion updates over the course of the week i installed one after one and a few weeks ago i installed an update and restarted the the pc and since then it will not boot.
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The update you installed must have been incomplete or corrupted. Since Windows XP is no longer supported there is nothing I can suggest.
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