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Notebook won't start

When I start notebook only goes as far as cd rom on boot up page then I get a blank screen. It looks like halft the boot up configuration is missing.

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Re: notebook won't start

That does not mean that the hard drive is bad. if the hard drive is recognized, then the hard drive is still good. you can though, test the hard drive in a known working computer to test

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Re: notebook won't start

Press the key F1 or F2 or F10 or DELETE when you try to restart your computer before 5 seconds that will open the BIOS page so go to boot order and change it instead of start with cd flopy hard drive put the hard drive first save it and restart the computer it have to work good un less there is a problem with your hard drive or windows software if that is the case restart the computer and press F8 before 5 seconds and you'll see black page with the next options last know good config and save mode click on last an then restart the computer if does not work try save mode of you can acces tue hard drive that means bad windows software if not bad hard drive

Posted on Jan 02, 2008

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