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When I turn on my acer laptop, it starts to beep and tells me to press F1 and I can't get onto my login screen. What should I do?

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If you follow the prompts, it should lead you back to the boot screen.

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Sounds like the hard drive is going bad. Take out the hard drive and see if the laptop behaves like that if it doesn't then you know the hard drive is bad. If it still does then it could be a motherboard problem.. With it making those beeping noises when you first turn it on, they keyboard could be going bad because that would make a laptop start beeping like that as well.

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