7 Solutions to Fix the "Windows Fail to Start" Error in your Computer

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Computer users often face the issue when rebooting their system. Specifically, we will discuss why your computer shows the error "windows fail to start" when you reboot your PC. Not only this error prevents you from accessing data, but it also risks uncertain data loss, which is inevitable. Here are seven solutions to recover a computer from the "windows fail to start" error. 

1. Uninstall recently installed hardware

Chances of this error to arrive when you install new hardware in the computer, causing the issue. To resolve the problem, you can remove the recently installed hardware and reboot the PC again. 

2. Use the startup repair

There are plenty of inbuilt Windows tools that provide utility to resolve software problems in Windows. Startup repair is one of the tools that you can utilise when this error occurs. To enable it, start the computer and press "F11" to open the Advanced Startup options menu> Select" troubleshoot"> Click "advanced options"> Tap on "Startup repair." 

3. Last Known Good Configuration

If all the previous solutions haven't helped you, it's time to use windows' "Last Known Good Configuration" to troubleshoot the error. 
To use it, go to start menu> select restart> Press F8 when the computer starts> in the new window 'Advanced Boot option" screen> look for "Last Known Good Configuration> Press "enter" to start the process. 

4. Look for faulty hard drives

"Windows fail to start" error could be a result of a corrupted hard drive. So, it is time you use the inner tool of windows, the "chkdsk". Go to the Start button and enter 'chkdsk" in the search box to use this tool and look for faulty hard drives. 

5. Perform System restore

Restoring your computer can resolve the issue that may have arrived from a faulty application, program or hard disk installed recently. To enable "system restore" Open Startup menu> in the popup window, look for "startup option">click "startup restore and follow the instructions. 

6. Reinstall windows

If all the above solutions fail to prevent the error, at last, you can reinstall windows. However, it will erase the data in the hard disk partition, so make sure you have data backup for all the files and valuable data. 

7. Data recovery expert

If nothing has happened to the problem and it persists in the system, you need to rush to the experts to recover the windows in your computer. They have specialised tools and technology that can resolve any complicated problem and retrieve your computer data safely. 


There are plenty of problems that can occur due to software or program issues in windows. Try these tips to get rid of the errors so that you can access your computer data again. 

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