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When I start my Advent 6301 up, the screen freezes and I cant do anything but reboot. I have to repeat this until it finally starts up properly. When it freezes up it has wierd lines all over the place.. Help?

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Sounds like bad memory or graphics card.

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Erractic Lines on the screen and the fact that you are having problems booting means that your memory is bad. You can check this by powering off the laptop, turn it over and open the cover that houses the memory. If you have more that 1 stick of memory, try one at a time to see whoch one is failing.
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