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    System won't boot

    Good morning,

    I have a recently acquired Lennovo G510s running Win8.1 - this morning, after having done a full shutdown last night, I was unable to get the machine to start Windows. The hard drive light was on continuously. When I logged in initially, there was a message in lower right hand corner that there were important updates waiting.
    At this point I'm recovering from a 8/10/2014 backup.
    Do you think the problem stems from the above mention MS updates?

    Thanks
    I'm a complete noob with 8.1

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    I split this into its own thread.

    NOTE: The updates mentioned in post #1 are being discussed in http://windowssecrets.com/forums/sho...l=1#post963260.

    Joe

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