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No boot, screen blank after hibernation

Brand new laptop, first time placed manually in hibernation, now will not boot. Have attempted power recovery and battery charge. Indicator lights appear to work appropriately. both are green. screen has remained blank since hibernation was induced. have checked brightness and toggled f5 and could find no sleep indicator light.

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    Same problem with Acer Travelmate 3043

    I've taken out one memory, and then it let me start it properly, by giving me the message that the memory has been changed and Hibernate will have to be deleted.

    At least it worked in the end.

    It appears to be a Microsoft problem mainly.

    this article

    provides some good links with hotfixes.



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Sounds like a memory issue for sure! but I also know that when you put a laptop into hibernation mode it uses about 400MB space for special quick start up access. I think that you may want to try to repair your installation of Windows, you would havw to put your restore disk in and instead of re-installing the OS just repair it...

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NTLDR is missing Many times this error is caused when the computer is attempting to boot from a non-bootable floppy disk or CD-ROM. First verify that no floppy diskette is in.

Getting into Windows Safe Mode Users who may not be able to boot into normal mode or are not able to .... This is the most basic Safe Mode option and has no additional support.

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