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• Product: HP Stream Notebook - 13-c101na
Microsoft Windows 10 (32-bit)

I Installed windows 10 Update after being prompted for ages. My laptop has been buffering all day and same messages

"restoring your previous version of Windows"   or  "Recovering previous installation"  There is no way to start in safe mode, or get Task Manager on screen no way in at all through the buffering. I have now let the battery run down and nothing at all now.  will try again later but I see no end to this. all the tips, press shift...press F8  useless// Help please

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Hi

 

Unplug from the wall.
Press and hold the power button for 15 seconds to complete the reset.

Factory Fresh F11 wipes your DATA, so if in doubt avoid an F11 until you have backedup all data.

 

On PWR on try the F11 option, in the hope that there is a working recovery partition.  Press F11 repeatedly.

 

Data recovery is another story.

 

If in doubt please ask.

 

 

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Thanks... but nothing helping at least managed to get to another screen:

 

your device needs to be repaired error code 00000000f
www.hp.com/go/techcenter/startup 

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Hi

 

This is another story....

 

This First part only works when a valid Recovery Partition is enabled.

If it displays an error message then move onto the Second Part:-
OR if you have data you wish to try and save using the XCOPY command.
Then create your own Repair/Recovery/Rebuild/Re-install media or buy a set from HP.

Turn off the computer.

Disconnect all connected devices and cables, Media Drives, USB drives, printers, & faxes.
Remove media from internal drives, and remove any recently added internal hardware.
Do not disconnect the monitor, keyboard, mouse, or power cord.

Turn on the computer and repeatedly press the F11 key, about once every second,
until the Choose an option screen is displayed, and then continue.

On the Choose an Option screen, click Troubleshoot, and work your way through the screens.

Second Part:-
This may require another PC. Find and Download your .iso from…
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10


W8.x and W10 should activate automagically from their embedded licence key.)

Expand/Extract/Burn the iso Image onto a DVD/USB as needed.
Microsoft’s Creator Tool will make the required DVD or USB.

Even though it has NO actual HP software/drivers included, you may be able to
XCOPY the C:\Users\* area onto a ‘large’ USB stick, via the Command Prompt.

You’ll need to try various drive letters; D:..-..Z: until it’s matched - could be G; mine’s S:

C:\>XCOPY C:\Users\* S:\ /e /i /h (then files like those 3 listed below get copied over)

C:\Users\desktop.ini
C:\Users\All Users\agent.1509128044.bdinstall.bin
C:\Users\All Users\HP Deskjet 2540 series\Help\flash\zoom.swf

Then you can try System Recovery Options / Advanced Options shown in the screenshots.

NB: - W10 Begin with the Automatic Repair, then Startup Settings etc.

From either the C:\ or the X:\ prompt try the following

cd boot
bootrec /FixMBR
bootrec /FixBoot
bootrec /RebuildBCD

If the above FAILS then please try:-
http://www.thewindowsclub.com/repair-master-boot-record-mbr-windows

http://www.thewindowsclub.com/install-windows-10-from-usb

 

SELECT SECURE/LEGACY BOOT AS REQUIRED, & CHANGE THE BOOT  SEQUENCE ALSO AS NEEDED.

If in doubt please ask.

 

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Thanks tried all that , even reset to Factory Seettings , but still doing same I will take it to experts tomorrow as it is sucking the life out of me.

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Hi

 

If an F11, back to Factory Fresh, worked then you have a Laptop that is the same as when you bought it day one.

 

 

 

 

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No that didn't work either .The first thing I tried was F11 Factory Reset , as I had nothng valuable to lose.

But it just  went back to same old Buffering "Trying to Restore "  Trying to  Recover" etc..I will have to take it to someone who knows more.

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Fine.

 

Take the Recovery DVD/USB that you made with you as it will speed up the repair.

 

ESC -  F9   - Boot from DVD/USB

 

 

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I think the USB i used waas corrupt. is thereany way I can download something on working laptop and transfer to the inaccessible laptop...just curious before  I take it for repair.

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Hi

 

YES.    ISO images of various Microsoft OS's are available.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10

Use the Microsoft Creator tool to make a DVD or USB.

 

If in doubt please ask.

 

SELECT SECURE/LEGACY BOOT AS REQUIRED, & CHANGE THE BOOT  SEQUENCE ALSO AS NEEDED.

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