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Laptop boots up for 2 seconds and then goes to a black screen

I am having problems with my laptop (IBM T40,

My problem:

As soon as i hit the power button, the laptop boots up with all the LED lights on except the cyclinder icon, which happens for 2 seconds and then the LED lights turn off and the LED battery icon and the LED power icon remain on. Throughout the boot up the screen remains black.

My theory:

I think my laptop cant respond to my harddrive which may be cause i downloaded and installed a program called "RAM DEF xtreme 2.71" which helps to clean up the RAM. When i started the program for the first time, it asked whether i'd like to defragment the RAM (i think). So i begun the defragment procedure and then as it was about to finish, the program froze and then i had to end the program (a prompt came up telling me the program froze and it informed to to click close), after that the laptop was working fine until after a few hours the laptop crashed with a blue screen. So i restarted it but then i got the black screen problem.

-Help A.S.A.P would be grateful

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  • armghanz Jul 30, 2009

    ops, it not ment to be about a cd or dvd burner, just the laptop itself

  • armghanz Jul 30, 2009

    thanks alot, just fixed it now, much appreciated pal

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Just remove your ram if u can and wipe it with the clean cloth and insert it again so that the bios mite reset... or you have to change the jumper on the mother board which you have to take to an technician and get it done...

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