Learn why Windows® reboots continuously
What are the various reason for which Windows keep rebooting continuously? How can the problem be resolved?
Windows Operating Systems are widely used by millions of users around the world. They are very simple to use. Windows based Operating Systems support a wide variety of applications and installing them would enhance the overall productivity of the user. However, there are some problems that might come up with the use of Windows OS. Some of the problems include application corruption, shutdown issues, reboot issues, blue screen errors, system freeze etc. The continuous reboot issue would make accessing information on the system impossible and it can also cause damage to the sensitive internal components on the system as they are started up and stopped immediately. Your Windows computer might be rebooting in a loop because of many reasons such as malware infections within the system, problems with some of the drivers, errors within the registry, issues with some of the applications loading upon startup and so on.
Following details gives users tips to fix continuous Windows rebooting issue:
- Scan for malwares
- Check drivers
- Repair Operating System
Scan for malwares
The Windows OS installed on your computer might be rebooting continuously because of malware infections in the system. Malwares cause such problems by infecting important system files and changing their working characteristics. Such problems caused by malwares can be solved by accessing the system in the safe mode (so that malwares would not startup) and using a malware removal tool to remove the malwares.
All Windows based computers require drivers. Drivers are the communication link between the Operating System and the hardware components and drivers are loaded when the system is started. Any problems with the drivers would mean that the OS would run into errors and these errors would cause system to reboot continuously. The driver related reboot issue can be solved by accessing the system in the safe mode (tapping F8 key when system is starting up) and disabling the problematic drivers using the device manger.
Another reason as to why your Windows computer is rebooting continuously might be damage to system files or registry entries. There are many system files on Windows OS and if some of the system files necessary for system startup are damaged, then continuous rebooting problem come up. In such cases, users are advised to insert the genuine installation disk of the OS and then select the repair option when prompted. Repairing the damaged system files would effectively solve the continuous rebooting problem.
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