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I think my hard disk has broken - Acer Aspire 5920-6727 Notebook

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  • angus_stephe Jan 28, 2009

    urmm no picture on screen when i turn on, and it makes that annoying electonic sound when it's unresponsive

  • angus_stephe Jan 28, 2009

    whenever i press the keys

  • angus_stephe Jan 28, 2009

    i dont think it's that cause its a beeping noise not clicking or shutting down again, i had a new one put in recently, any other ideas ?

  • angus_stephe Jan 30, 2009

    Ok I now think i know the problem, the display hardware or drive isn't working properly, keeps on crashing..... so screen goes blank

  • S_Nandha May 11, 2010

    do you get any error msgs?

  • Thomas F. Schneider May 11, 2010

    Any yuo thnk that becauee the following happens...?

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Download the seagate HardDrive trouble shooting software to determine if the hard drive is really bad.

http://www.seagate.com/www/en-us/support/troubleshooting_assistance/

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Sounds like your motherboard could be faulty. Probably needs repairing. Contact Acer or the store of purchase if you have warranty.

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If its an annoying sound of a drive spinning up and then shutting down again and again, of it is accompanied by an annoying clicking sound; then the drive is definitely dead.

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