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PROBLEM WITH ACRE ASPIRE 5100.... DOES NOT BOOT

Hi....I have had an Acer Aspire 5100 for just over one year. Worked fine all the time, but this morning I turned it on and it booted to windows Vista then froze. I rebooted but the screen stayed blank. The fan started to spin but stop everytime I try to boot. What could be the problem ?

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    devon Dickson Dec 14, 2008

    I am not getting into safe mode either.

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Try to boot into safe mode, to do this restart the pc and as it boots hit F8 repeatedly, this will bring a sub menu up and choose safe mode, when in safe mode perform a system restore and take it back a week or so

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Posted on Dec 11, 2008

  • Lee Hodgson
    Lee Hodgson Dec 14, 2008

    The memory may be faulty, take it out, clean the contacts and the DIMM slots and reseat the memory

    kind regards


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