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Sep 11, 2016
I have a late 2012 iMac running windows 10 through boot camp.. The other day I was playing CS GO and the computer randomly restarted (does that sometimes but that's another problem) and it usually works again after I unplug the power cord for a few minutes and plug it back in.

This time after I restarted it the windows logo appeared as usual but then I got a black screen, the mouse cursor appears a bit after and you can move it but nothing else happens (left it overnight). I tried restarting a bunch of times the past few days but the same thing always happens.

It's probably a software issue because I can access the grey screen to choose what to boot and High Sierra works fine but I really need to get windows to work.

Would appreciate any help, thanks.


macrumors 601
Feb 17, 2008
Fort Worth, Texas
Do you have a backup of your Windows 10 data and apps? I'm thinking you're likely going to have to reinstall since repairing Windows is a hit and miss shot.
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