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Boots halfway and dies

My four year old 1100 suddenly wouldn't boot at all, but then later booted about halfway - showing the first screen and the bar moving along at the bottom of that screen. But before the bar completed its journey, the screen went dark and the computer turned off. And then it wouldn't boot at all after several tries, and then it suddenly tried to boot again - got halfway again and died again. I've taken the battery in an out and the power cord as well. Cleaned the heatsink, moved the RAM from one slot to the other. Still the same problem. Occasionally tries to boot, but can't complete the task and dies. Help - any ideas?

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Re: Boots halfway and dies

One from all problems can be:

Hdd problem or power suply

If u have another hdd change it and try

Let me know if u got help?

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