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Freezes\stops at the bios start up screen...

Wont even get to go to bios when you press f10

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  • Ordchief May 07, 2009

    Don,t be so sensitive you gave excellent advise. This is almost certianly my problem. Thanks

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Hi, there is a common fault on this model, to do with a bga chip (ball grid array) just underneath the touchpad. try appling a small a mount of pressure with 2 fingers just above the touchpad on the plastic between the keyboard and touchpad while it is booting . if you get any further response from the laptop then this is your problem. i have this model and same problem occurred i took the unit apart and placed a rubber wedge ontop of the intel BGA chip. put it back together and with the pressure applied from screwing the case back together hey presto works fine. hope this helps.
by the way please dont attempt to open the laptop unless you are confident you can put it back together :-)

Posted on Feb 20, 2009

  • techbug Feb 21, 2009

    you ranked this as not helpful . like i said i would bet my house this is the problem. at least thanks for trying would have been more courteous you will find a better response to your problems if you are more polite. as i am unhelpful i wont be offering any more advice for your problem.

  • shea2k Apr 04, 2011

    Techbug...You sir... ROCK!

    I've had this same problem sitting in front of me all frigging week and I -KNEW- it was gonna be something so stupid just staring me in the face!

    The laughs of me when I pressed on the frame as you said and of it went! GOD! Excellent! Pure Kudos to you! :D

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If you get the BGA chip reworked that fix's it.
No more rubber wedg !
It fixed mine !
:O)

Posted on Sep 09, 2010

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Thanks a lot to the guy with Solution 1. Amazing! I just pressed the frame above the touchpad and it run like breeze :)
I could have been pondering for 3 years without ever such a thing cross my mind!

Posted on Nov 12, 2009

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This worked for me after trying several other things. Thanks so much.

Posted on Jul 19, 2009

  • corndog3003 Oct 19, 2009

    This has worked fine for me for several months, however now at times my USB ports just stop working. I use an ext USB mouse. Sometimes after being on for awhile it will just stop working. The touch pad does still work. Any ideas?

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Great job it worked as you said

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