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Re: Notebook Gateway 7330GZ won't boot
Hm...That sounds like either the motherboard is dying/dead or a device is (such as the hard drive). I would suggest removing one piece at a time and see if you can get past that screen. The most annoying would be if it is the DVD drive since it's probably the most difficult device to remove from the laptop. (If memory serves it involves removing a certain screw from the bottom and then getting under the keyboard so you can push it out).
Do you have a second stick of RAM installed? Mine died a while ago and caused real heck with my 7330GZ.
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i can tell you what to try... its going to be the delete key, f2, f10, or f12... when the machine is first starting to turn on (boot) steadily tap one of those keys and it will get you into the bios. try del first, if that doesn't work, then try f2... go down the line, one of them should work for you.
Restart your computer During the boot process you will see on the screen to press a certain key to enter setup usually the Delete or F2 key this will vary depending on your computer and operating system Press and hold that key during the boot up process to enter BIOS using the arrow keys load failsafe defaultsor load optimized defaults press escape then press f10 to save to cmos to restart hope this helps
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Restart your computer, press repetedly a key to enter BIOS, normally Del, go to Advanced BIOS Features probably and change to boot primarly from CD/DVD (1st Boot Device CD/DVD , or something like that), save and exit BIOS, and restart your computer with Linux Mint CD inside. Be aware that if you make wrong changes in BIOS, you could damage your computer.
You can restore the computer back to factory default,to do so, follow the below steps: Turn OFF the computer, now as soon as you hit the power button, keep on holding "Alt" key & keep on tapping "F10" key, i.e Alt+f10, it will open the recovery console, select full factory restore and follow onscreen instruction. NOTE: This will erase all the datas on the computer.
Type F2 at boot and go into bios. On the Advanced menu -> disable speed step. Type F10 to save settings. Retry the recovery, it should complete this time. Once the install has completed, update from the microsoft web site. Make sure update kb885626 is installed before you enable speed step.
such problems normally i associate it with ram(memory) and or hard drive. so what i suggest yu do is first lose the area where the ram is, bring it out then put it back in place. then restart yr system n see if it hangs. if u have more than one ram in yr system then try testing then one after the other not just putting the 2 at ones..next try removing the hard drive then power it on n see what happens.next if u can enter into the bios setting good there yu can restore default settings fto manufacturers design.
b4 bringing out any hard ware from yr system try removing batteries first then from power as well.
good luck as u do this
n do come back to tell me the extend yuv gone