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Ran malwarebytes on Windows 10, now won't boot


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Computer, with factory installed Windows 10, had adware popups, so I installed Malwarebytes.  While it was scanning I left the computer unattended about 1 hour. When I came back to it the power button was flashing; appeared to be asleep.  I could not get it to wake with the mouse or keyboard.  I held down the power button until it powered off. After 1 minute I turned it back on and it whirrs, but nothing comes up on the monitor and the power button continues to blink.  I have tried restarting it and hitting F8 to try a SafeMode start, but it's not booting to anything - still a black screen.

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Hello and Welcome to Malwarebytes

Being that you are/were infected please see below.

We are not permitted to work on possible malware-related issues here in this section of the forum.

Such work is conducted in a special forum area reserved for that purpose, or at the help desk.

Being that you are probably infected, feel free to follow the instructions below to receive free, one-on-one expert assistance in checking your system and clearing out any infections and correcting any damage done by the malware.

Please see the following pinned topic which has information on how to get help with this: Available Assistance for Possibly Infected Computers

Thank you

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