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Acer 2300 Travelmate wont start up

HI, I have a travelmate running on XP. Initially it failed to start up saying NTLDR was missing, I did not have the re-boot disk so tried starting from Windows Original disk. It started loading then frooze. After I left it for an hour I tried to re-boot but now there is no start up. The main power button comes on but there is no post screen. The light on the front left (its got a light bulb next to it) just flashes! Do you have any suggestions?

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  • neil692 Oct 21, 2008

    HI,



    I tried that bit no joy. I tried running both banks of ram indipendantly incase one has crashed but still no change.



    I am still left with the light flashing amber on the front of he LT.



    Neil

  • neil692 Oct 21, 2008

    no still no difference!!

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Then try this one remove the hard drive then boot the lt on. if the lt boots up it means your laptop is ok.
then try putting the hard drive on again then boot up. ill wait for your response.......

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My guess is that your ram got loosed a little bit. that is why some of your system files are not loading correctly. Try re-inserting you ram or memory. just always remember that computer parts are very fragile so do not force to dislodge anything.

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