Hi, My Sony Vaio desktop started rebooting itself over and over on Thursday of this week. It was working fine Thursday morning. Before Thursday morning, actually Wednesday night. I ran a Malwarebytes anti-malware scan. I usually do this every other month to find infections. It could be that the Malwarebytes ran Wednesday night, I used it briefly Thursday morning, then after I used it, rebooted it to have the Malwarebytes removed files take effect. Also earlier in the week, I noticed that windows update did an automatic update. I dont know if the malwarebytes has caused the problem or not. Just my guess. Sometimes the computer would get to a good startup but with an error ati2dvag driver has stopped working normally. I think I was able to reinstall this video driver successfully and I've not seen this error again. But the computer still continues to restart itself over and over. I can get in safe mode. I tried the restore from last know good configuration. I tried in safe mode to restore to a restore point back to last Friday. I've searched many topics online/google/search. One of those articles http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/293344-windows-xp-keeps-restarting-at-startup/ suggested creating a startup CD. I did that, but cant copy this userinit file to anyplace because its not seeing the directory on c:. It only sees the CD drive. I also looked at this article on tech support guys http://forums.techguy.org/windows-xp/965536-my-computer-keeps-restarting.html which seems closer to what I'm experiencing. Would appreciate any help. I'm going to attach the malwarebytes log file. Right now, im running a registry checker to find any issues...
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